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China A-shares to disrupt emerging markets strategies: Robeco
ALEX BURKE  |  MONDAY, 12 MAR 2018
... companies and high-end manufacturing." The final point, Beautiful China, will precipitate a tightening of environmental regulations, which will in turn affect governance standards at both state- and privately-owned companies. Ultimately, Mio ...
Australia ticks boxes for ultra-high-net-worth individuals
KARREN VERGARA  |  MONDAY, 12 MAR 2018
... looking for large-scale land holdings with security of tenure, top-quality management, significant energy and environmental diversification potential and convenient access to the world's fastest-growing food market, it said. Locally, the number ...
Is climate change a risk to retirement savings?
KANIKA SOOD  |  MONDAY, 12 MAR 2018
... what steps are being taken to safeguard $977 billion of retirement money from the impact of climate change. The Environmental Audit Committee's inquiry into "green finance" wants to know if pension funds have devised investment strategies to tackle ...
Former wealth group chief joins Macrovue
ALEX BURKE  |  THURSDAY, 22 FEB 2018
... he was managing director and chief executive for five years. Before that, he was national chief executive of environmental NGO Greening Australia. Bristow was also initially head of forestry managing investment schemes at CBA before becoming ...
Russell revamps ESG scoring system
ALEX BURKE  |  TUESDAY, 20 FEB 2018
Russell Investments is rolling out a new environmental, social and governance scoring system that aims to identify factors that could materially affect a company's financial performance. Russell argued the new system allows for more accurate ...
AXA IM names head of Australia for real assets business
ALEX BURKE  |  THURSDAY, 15 FEB 2018
... He replaces Bob Kelly, who will stay on as a non-executive director and assist in the development of Eureka's Environmental Upgrade Finance business. AXA IM real assets head of Asia-Pacific, Laurent Jacquemin, said: "Kumar has played a ...
FTSE Russell launches gender diversity indices
KARREN VERGARA  |  MONDAY, 5 FEB 2018
FTSE Russell has launched a series of indices to meet the growing demand for more transparent environmental, social and governance (ESG) factors in passive investments. The FTSE Women on Boards Leadership Index Series is designed to integrate a ...
Acorns Australia restructures after $150m milestone
ALEX BURKE  |  WEDNESDAY, 31 JAN 2018
... year, Acorns then introduced the Emerald Portfolio: a diversified portfolio of equities, bonds and cash with an environmental, social and corporate governance overlay. It has exposure to the Russell Investments Australian Responsible Investment ETF ...
2017 AGMs less tumultuous: ASIC
KARREN VERGARA  |  TUESDAY, 30 JAN 2018
... with company performance. Another strong theme that emerged was shareholders advocating action for environmental, social and governance issues - particularly board diversity. "Particular attention has been given to this issue by the ...
CBA advice compensation bill balloons
KARREN VERGARA  |  WEDNESDAY, 24 JAN 2018
... named Australia's most sustainable business on the Global 100 Index at this year's World Economic Forum. The index considers how organisations balance social, environmental and governance performance while delivering superior returns to investors.
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