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Data letting ESG down: BlackRockBY ELIZABETH MCARTHUR | FRIDAY, 4 DEC 2020 12:16PM
Despite the growing emphasis on sustainability and the mainstream nature of ESG considerations, investors are still struggling to find adequate data to inform their decisions.
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Dimensional's sustainability suite is being expanded with the introduction of a new emerging markets fund with an ESG filter.
Pendal chief executive Nick Good says the firm is not ruling out future acquisitions, as it finalises its $414 million purchase of US value-oriented manager Thompson, Siegel and Walmsley.
The Victoria government's LaunchVic is looking for a fund manager to run a $120million startup fund.
The Association of Financial Advisers (AFA) has raised concerns about the cost of the government's proposed Compensation Scheme of Last Resort and the fact that super funds and managed investment schemes are excluded from the proposed regulation.
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