Thought Leadership


Getting on board with diversity: Happy International Women’s Day! BNP Paribas Asset Management
The proportion of women on company boards remains disappointingly small. International Women’s Day 2020 is an opportune moment to stress the importance…
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Value creation through responsible investment (video) - UBP
UBP firmly believes that long-term risk adjusted returns can be enhanced through ESG integration, active ownership (engagement and voting) and a focus…
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How long will it be before ESG screening becomes mainstream and what does it really encompass? (video) - UBP
There is growing investor demand for sustainable products, with 168 new funds launched in the first half of 2019, after 305 in 2018. However, ESG investing…
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Whitepaper - Positive Impact Equity - UBP
How to teach an old dog new tricks.
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First annual impact report - UBP
UBP's first impact report from their Positive Impact Equity Strategy.
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CISL "In search of impact: measuring the full value of capital" report - UBP
The CISL impact measurement official report.
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Can I measure the impact of my investments alongside financial performance? (video) - UBP
In this video, UBP explain that a key element of impact investing is the measurement of both financial and non-financial performance.
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Does impact investing mean I have to compromise on return? (video) - UBP
In this video, UBP explain that it is absolutely not necessary to compromise on return in an impact investment.
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What are the main differences between impact investing and ESG? (video) - UBP
The sustainability space is full of jargon and it can feel like every term has multiple definitions. In this video, UBP helps to clarify the difference…
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What is impact investing? (video) - UBP
In this video, UBP explain that impact investment has the intention to generate positive social and/or environmental impact alongside financial returns.
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