Thought Leadership


Amplified: Why there is no going back on ESG (podcast) - Hermes Investment Management
In this episode of Amplified, Mitch Reznick, Head of Credit Research and Ingrid Holmes, Head of Policy and Advocacy at Hermes, discuss the global trends…
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Shareholder rights directive; A step towards sustainable capitalism - Hermes Investment Management
The Shareholder Rights Directive survey, A step towards sustainable capitalism, conducted with 175 European institutional investors to gauge levels of…
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5G and sustainability - WHEB
2019 is the year that mobile networks will start to install 5G infrastructure in earnest. 5G represents a quantum leap in the performance of mobile networks…
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COP24 - are today’s climate change efforts enough to achieve our 2030 green target? AXA Investment Managers
COP24 highlights that escalating climate risk can only be addressed by substantially greater efforts and rapid collective action.
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ESG fixed income engagement report - developed markets corporate credit - Neuberger Berman
This report summarises Neuberger Berman's ESG engagement efforts including an overview of their engagement process, key themes and observations, data summarising…
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Cutting costs in healthcare - WHEB
In the developed world, the critical issue is keeping old bodies healthy cheaply. Life expectancy is already long. Instead, as those bodies age, they pick…
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ESG that spans portfolios - Neuberger Berman
It’s increasingly feasible to measure and manage the “impact” of investments across asset classes - whether in seeking to improve financial performance…
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Real excitement about synthetic biology - Baillie Gifford
Kirsty Gibson, Investment Manager at Baillie Gifford, writes about synthetic biology, which is still in its infancy but could have exciting applications…
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Trade Finance - The Rise of an Asset Class - Qbera Capital
The role of global trade finance in achieving the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals.
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The rise of impact investing - Aberdeen Standard Investments
Attempts to reduce the harmful impact of human existence on the environment are not new. But it is only relatively recently that the political and social…
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