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Mining sector puts energy into ESG, but lacks focus on gender and diversity

Demand for greater transparency fuels shift in sustainable approach, finds new survey Energy efficiency has soared up the list of environmental priorities for the mining industry and now features in the top three for most companies, along with air and…

Are investors seeing through the smoke and mirrors of sustainable investments?

With the tremendous growth of sustainable investments over the past decade now slowing down, as accusations of greenwashing and “fake it ‘til you make it” are bandied around the sector, CAMRADATA’s latest whitepaper on Sustainable Equity explores how far equity…

With the honeymoon period for responsible investing fading how can investors play a role in climate transition?

CAMRADATA’s latest whitepaper, Climate Transition warns that the uncertainty surrounding climate change can get lost in the constant references to a 1.5°C rise in average global temperatures. It explores the complications of climate transition and asks how investors can design their portfolios to meet…

CAMRADATA launches new ESG Performance Universes to help investors analyse fund performance

CAMRADATA, a leading provider of data and analysis for institutional investors, has just launched a Sustainable Finance Disclosure Regulation (SFDR) classification within its CAMRADATA Live platform to give investors precise, in-depth analysis on the integration of sustainability characteristics within their…

What is the Future of ESG Data? CAMRADATA’s latest whitepaper explores

A rising tide of regulation is encouraging pension funds and insurers to evaluate their Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) credentials, but this is often easier said than done. A major challenge is that regulatory ESG reporting is not uniform across…

Stoneport releases its ESG Ambitions Statement to offer smaller DB schemes an affordable way to manage ESG integration

Stoneport, the UK consolidator for small defined benefit (DB) schemes, is delighted to announce the publication of its ESG Ambitions Statement, which includes its ESG (Environmental, Social and Governance) and stewardship policy. Stuart Southall, Chair of Trustees of Stoneport commented,…

ESG issues to be placed at the forefront of pension investments

LEADING independent pensions and employee benefit advisors Quantum Advisory has addressed the importance of placing environmental, social and government (ESG) considerations at the forefront of decisions to invest assets to ensure a sustainable future. Investment consultant at Quantum, Stefano Carnevale,…

What are the opportunities for ESG in Fixed Income? CAMRADATA explores the opportunities & challenges ahead

 Bond funds, with an ESG twist are on the rise. Several funds launched over the past year have focused on fixed income, linking the asset class with key Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) themes of carbon-neutrality and climate change. CAMRADATA…

Simon Community Scotland receives £5m social investment from SASC to tackle homelessness in Edinburgh

Simon Community Scotland, an award-winning charity that helps people experiencing homelessness or at risk of homelessness in Glasgow, Edinburgh and Central Scotland has received £5m of social investment from Social and Sustainable Capital (SASC), from its Social and Sustainable Housing…

Quantum Advisory celebrates success of environmental scheme

Quantum Advisory, one of the UK’s leading actuarial and pension consulting firms, is celebrating the success of its new environmental programme. Inspired by the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales’ original challenge, Quantum’s workforce was set a ‘30…