GIB Asset Management launches sustainable world fund for Neil Brown

Classified as Article 9 under SFDR

James Baxter-Derrington
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GIB AM head of equities Neil Brown, who was a sustainable and equity fund manager at Liontrust until 2020
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GIB AM head of equities Neil Brown, who was a sustainable and equity fund manager at Liontrust until 2020

GIB Asset Management has launched a sustainable global equities fund for its head of equities Neil Brown.

Brown, who joined the firm from Liontrust last November, will lead the strategy, which has been developed in partnership with Amundi Ireland. Head of ESG fixed income departs abrdn for GIB Asset Management The GIB AM Sustainable World fund seeks to outperform the MSCI World index by targeting firms the team believes "can create value while having a positive impact on sustainable development". It will be classified under the EU Sustainable Finance Disclosure Regulation as Article 9. Brown said: "Our robust investment process integrates value-creating sustainability at its heart. ...

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