There are silver linings. The impact of the pandemic has led to a heightened interest in issues of sustainability, among investors and corporates alike. Federated Hermes have been pleased to see more investee companies coming forward with sustainability reports. More pleasingly, Federated Hermes have welcomed these companies reaching out for input before publication and seeking assistance in shaping both their approach and their disclosures.
Nevertheless, this enhanced reporting is testament to the work taking place behind closed doors. It is heartening to note the real commitment of many management teams making a real social and/or environmental contribution and their recognition that this fits well with their financial goals.
In Federated Hermes' 2021 H1 Report, they reflect on engagement efforts so far this year, present their investment review and take a deep dive into SDG 1 (no poverty). What progress did they achieve during the first six months of 2021? To find out more, read the full 2021 H1 Report.To the extent that anything on this website constitutes a financial promotion it is exempt from the general prohibition in S21 of FSMA on the basis that the site is only intended for investment professionals as such term is defined in S19 of the Financial Promotions Order. Please note that Pensions for Purpose does not provide consultancy services, advice or personal recommendations on any of the investment opportunities mentioned on the platform. We curate content written by Influencer members and do not endorse any underlying funds.
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