As part of the strategy, German federal pension funds will plug €9bn assets into EU climate transition benchmarks and the government is scheduling the issuance of green govies with a longer maturity.
Swiss financial group Credit Suisse has not identified any new 'supertrend' in its annual investment trends report this year but singled out several shifts in the existing trends following the pandemic outbreak.
After a crisis-related pause, changes resumed in top management of listed companies in the first quarter, SquareWell says.
Supply chain finance funds (SCFs) are staring at an uncertain future, after the recent suspension and liquidation of several open-end mutual SCFs linked to Greensill Capital.
An analysis by Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP) revealed that financial institutions identified largely operational risks related to climate rather than credit risks and market risks, the latter could have a potential financial impact up to $1.05trn.
The banks lost the equivalent of half of the insolvent fund’s assets under management.
UBS's chief executive officer Ralph Hamers said a detailed review of the firm's relevant risk management processes is underway following the Archegos Capital Management rout.
To boost small cap research, fee transparency rules have been eased.