Could ESG reshape fixed-income markets?

Investors should not ignore the potential benefits of sustainable bond investing as environmental, social and governance (ESG) – related concerns rise rapidly up the fixed-income agenda, says Newton portfolio manager Scott Freedman.

Is the US ready for a new deal?

Could the ongoing impacts of the Covid-19 coronavirus pandemic herald a sea change in how we manage our economy and help drive a more sustainable future? Here, Insight Investment comments on some of the latest steps towards sustainable recovery and investment potential ahead

Eastern promise?

Asian nations such as China are among some of the biggest polluters on the planet but are also, paradoxically, also some of the countries most committed to renewables. While Asia still has a long way to climb up the ESG ladder, the steps they are implementing could set the right pace for a brighter future, creating a range of potential new opportunities for investors.

Could the Covid-19 crisis boost sustainable investment?

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Could the ongoing impacts of the Covid-19 coronavirus pandemic herald a sea change in how we manage our economy and help drive a more sustainable future? Here, Insight Investment comments on some of the latest steps towards sustainable recovery and investment potential ahead.

The advantages of active sustainable investing over passive

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Andrew Parry, Head of Sustainable Investment at Newton Investment Management explains why he believes in the virtues of active management

Investing in sustainability: the power of ESG

The COVID-19 pandemic has been a worrying time for companies and investors globally, but has also put a spotlight on the importance of ESG needs and responsible investing. With ESG getting more attention now than ever before, Newton’s Andrew Parry discusses how companies’ reputations can be affected by how seriously they take this form of investing.