FE fundinfo's head of ESG Breier: The hidden benefits of SDR

Strengthening investors' trust

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A considerable amount of recent publications has focused on the new regulatory framework for ESG funds in the UK, known as SDR.

The prevailing tone across these discussions has been overwhelmingly positive so far, a conclusion I generally agree with. A crucial aspect of ESG revolves around bolstering investor trust. Morningstar: Janus Henderson and Man Group have 'room to improve' on ESG commitments The establishment of clear guidelines that prevent misleading names and non-sustainable investments plays a pivotal role in achieving this. Based on this premise, the new regulation presents two noteworthy aspects that frequently surface. Firstly, it explicitly demands comprehensive information on how the ...

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