Edmond de Rothschild Asset Management (Edram) will monitor companies in Europe and globally on their employment practices, in addition to getting onboard the green convertible bonds trend.
East Capital Group acquired 10% stake in Alquity, to drive billions of dollars of listed investment towards impact projects.
The French asset manager and the US bank plan to roll out a “front-to-back” offering based on the former’s management tool and the latter’s custodial capacities.
Portfolio misalignment to Paris Agreement targets lingers at the world's 30 largest asset management companies, latest InfluenceMap's study suggests.
As from 2021, State Street Global Advisors will vote against the chair of the nominating and governance committee at S&P 500 and FTSE 100 companies not disclosing the racial and ethnic composition of their boards.
Global Infrastructure Partners (GIP) has made a $4.6bn cash acquisition offer for Signature Aviation, outbidding those of private equity giants such as Blackstone and Carlyle.
Some 15 institutional investors, including French asset managers Amundi, La Banque Postale Asset Management as well as hedge fund Man Group, back a resolution enjoining HSBC to act concretely on its exposure to fossil fuel assets.