Newspaper icon
The latest issue of Financial Standard now available as an e-newspaper
READ NOW

Search Results

Showing 51 - 60 of 100+ results for "Sustainability"

Fidante signs on new boutique

KANIKA SOOD  |  WEDNESDAY, 14 APR 2021
Challenger's multi-boutique business will distribute the $54 billion Impax Asset Management's sustainability strategies in Australia and New Zealand. UK-based Impax manages environmentally focused investment strategies in listed and private markets. ...

Pensions for Purpose eyes Australia

KANIKA SOOD  |  WEDNESDAY, 7 APR 2021
... require an international approach," Donovan said. Pensions for Purpose was founded in 2017 and focuses on impact, sustainability and ESG investing. It offers training, roundtables and events and member forums via an online platform, the firm said. "We ...

ClearView bolsters team

ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  TUESDAY, 30 MAR 2021
... mainly to IDII but not exclusively, has forced insurers to review their products and pricing with a greater focus on sustainability. This renewed focus is good for long-term customer outcomes and, in turn, the industry's viability."

Northern Trust AM's stellar year

KANIKA SOOD  |  MONDAY, 29 MAR 2021
... Australia and New Zealand Scott Bennett said. "Every mandate we have had in the last two years has been ESG [or] sustainability focused," he said. Northern Trust Asset Management's local business offers 17 strategies, across fixed income and equities ...

Nuveen drives global ESG capabilities

ELIZA BAVIN  |  TUESDAY, 23 MAR 2021
Nuveen has appointed a new head of sustainability for one of its subsidiaries that works to acquire and manage agricultural real estate assets. Westchester Group Investment Management, a TIAA and Nuveen company, has appointed Cristina Hastings Newsome ...

APAC lagging on net zero goal: Survey

ELIZA BAVIN  |  TUESDAY, 23 MAR 2021
... already have a formal policy on climate change in place or that climate will be integrated as part of a broader sustainability policy soon. Robeco said there is an increasing awareness among investors of the need for decarbonisation and to support the ...

Industry fund appoints property mandate

ANNABELLE DICKSON  |  MONDAY, 22 MAR 2021
... workers and will boost the company's investment portfolio. "Responding to a future Adelaide workforce with a focus on sustainability, wellness, connection to the public community, nature and productivity, 83 Pirie is an incredibly exciting project that ...

Active funds quell passive flows

KARREN VERGARA  |  FRIDAY, 19 MAR 2021
... assets via a global fund. In terms of ESG trends, Australia's financial services industry is more muted on sustainability issues compared to the UK and Europe. This is because access to information is more restricted, and the home-market bias leaves ...

Raiz expands to SMSF market

ANNABELLE DICKSON  |  FRIDAY, 19 MAR 2021
... custom portfolio are BetaShares Aust High Int. Cash - AAA, AU, BetaShares NASDAQ 100 and BetaShares Australian Sustainability Leaders. Additionally, SPDR S+P 200 - STW.AU, iShares S+P Asia 50, iShares S+P Europe 350, iShares Composite Bond, Russell Aust ...

Cbus awards $240m mandate

ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  THURSDAY, 18 MAR 2021
... change. This is part of our wider philosophy that capital markets will be shaped profoundly by a variety of global sustainability challenges."