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HESTA announces award finalists

ANNABELLE DICKSON  |  WEDNESDAY, 20 JAN 2021
The finalists are recognised for achievements in sustainability, gender equity, health and diversity and inclusion initiatives, health literacy sessions for culturally and linguistically diverse communities and a free online career support program for ...

BlackRock results reveal Aladdin trajectory

ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  FRIDAY, 15 JAN 2021
... employees was up year on year by about half a million US dollars. BlackRock also took a minority stake in Clarity AI, a sustainability analytics and data science platform. The platform's capabilities will be integrated with Aladdin. "Investors are galvanized ...

Six Park launches ESG options

ELIZA BAVIN  |  FRIDAY, 15 JAN 2021
... options available, around one in three clients have chosen the sustainable option. The new portfolios consist of sustainability-oriented ETFs which provide exposure to Australian and international equities (both hedged and unhedged), excluding emerging ...

Newton IM adds Future strategies

ANNABELLE DICKSON  |  FRIDAY, 15 JAN 2021
... Mellon subsidiary has launched three investment strategies that are poised to benefit from the opportunities in sustainability. Newton Investment Management will manage the Future Earth, Future Food and Future Life global equity portfolios and is based ...

Lack of diversity major business risk: SSGA

RACHEL ALEMBAKIS  |  WEDNESDAY, 13 JAN 2021
... diversity," Benjamin Colton, global co-head of asset stewardship at SSGA told Financial Standard sister title FS Sustainability. "The accompanying guidance piece is an expansion on a long-standing commitment to pushing for increased diversity within ...

Sydney boutique hires former Franklin PM

KANIKA SOOD  |  TUESDAY, 12 JAN 2021
... million Nanuk New World Fund, which uses a multi portfolio manager structure to invest in global equities with a sustainability focus. Wilmshurst is a past president of the CFA Society's Melbourne chapter, and a fellow of the Institute of Actuaries of ...

New year, new chief for Aviva Investors

ELIZA BAVIN  |  WEDNESDAY, 6 JAN 2021
... and private debt markets. He also sits on the investment committee of the investment association and chairs the sustainability and responsible investment committee. Prior to Aviva Investors, Versey was chief investment officer at Friends Life Group and ...

Christian Super recognised for impact investing

ANNABELLE DICKSON  |  FRIDAY, 18 DEC 2020
... fund has a diverse impact portfolio approaching 10% of total assets, that spans a variety of sectors including sustainability, healthcare and financial inclusion. The awards are a collaboration between the Impact Investment Summit Asia Pacific and the ...

AIA to launch income protection product

KARREN VERGARA  |  WEDNESDAY, 16 DEC 2020
... retail income protection providers. IP CORE aligns with APRA's guidance on product features that will drive sustainability by ensuring benefits to meet customer needs and expectations, he said, noting that it also poses far less risk in the event ...

Redpoint wins $50m mandate

ELIZA BAVIN  |  WEDNESDAY, 16 DEC 2020
... Australian Share Trust. Redpoint chief executive Max Cappetta said the mandate validates the manager's focus on sustainability and ESG, which includes the development of a proprietary framework. "The incorporation of sustainability issues in equity ...