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Ylva Baeckstrom

Time for financial services to empower wealthy philanthropists

Sustainable investing is here to stay. The financial services industry needs to nurture and drive it, argues Ylva Baeckström

Adelaide Cracco, European Investment Fund

Financial industry discovers economic potential of the oceans

The seas and oceans are key to tackling climate change but the investment opportunities in the so-called ‘blue economy’ are also considerable  

Wind and solar

Why stewardship is the new linchpin of climate investing

The only way to reach climate targets will be if shareholders take a more active approach, thus forcing companies down a greener path 

Michelle Scrimgeour, Legal & General Investment Management

Asset management’s pivotal role in transition to low carbon economy

The support of the asset management industry is essential if net zero emission goals are to be reached, but success requires involvement from all levels of society

Cristina Alcaide, Pinebridge Investments

Private equity takes big steps towards embracing sustainability

Larger private equity firms have gone a long way towards incorporating ESG into their strategies, although the smaller players still lag behind

Cathrine de Coninck-Lopez, Invesco

Sustainability snowballs as asset management takes ESG to heart

Covid-19, impressive performance and impending regulations have all combined to make 2020 a transformative year for ESG investing

Chetan Sehgal, Templeton Emerging Markets Investment Trust

Emerging markets now firmly aboard the ESG bandwagon

ESG is now very much on the radar when it comes to emerging markets, both for investors locating to these regions and for the companies listed there

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Can the largest fossil fuel financiers change?

Is JP Morgan’s Paris Agreement pledge enough?

AnaBotin - Exec Chair Santander Group (1)

Santander’s Ana Botin on the challenges of sustainable finance

Santander Group executive chairman on the tightrope banks must walk in providing finance to support a green transition, without shunning coal-reliant poorer nations. 

Frank Vogl3 portrait

Resetting the banking sector’s moral compass

The dominant priority at major banks is the maximisation of short-term profits rather than serving the public interest.

Global Private Banking Awards 2022 Highlights

More than 120 banks from 50 countries around the world entered this year’s annual global private banking awards. 19 of those entrants have won more than one award. Of these, six institutions - including Citi Private Bank, BTG Pactual, Erste Private Banking, HSBC Private Banking, Northern Trust, Itaú Private Bank – gained the top position in three categories each. Video highlights from the 2022 Global Private Banking Awards.

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