In our second annual ESG survey, we asked our analysts to focus exclusively on the environmental, social and governance topics which companies the world over are grappling with. We have analysed not just the aggregate data to understand the global, regional and sectoral trends, but have also interviewed the analysts to get more detail.
You can think about the stock market like an approach to playing a game; you need a strategy. It’s not only about which stocks to buy, but when to buy them, all whilst assessing risk. Is it wise to follow the bandwagons or take another approach? Tom Stevenson explores this idea in this latest insight.
This is the most aggressive sequence of hikes since the Volcker years. Chair Powell kept the option of another 75 basis-point rise on the table but caveated it by highlighting the importance of short-term data.
Better late than never, the world is waking up to the increasingly urgent threat to biodiversity and natural capital. We believe investors have a crucial role to play in the fight to maintain vital ecosystems - and a huge opportunity to seize.