Fidelity launches five sustainable funds & ETFs
10 US asset managers emit 3bn oil barrels a year
The annual financed emissions of 10 of the largest US asset managers are equivalent of three billion oil barrels, a report has said,...
BlackRock, DWS, Natixis show 'basic' commitment to ESG, says Morningstar
Morningstar has identified Vanguard and Lyxor among asset managers with a 'low' level of commitment to ESG topics, whilst BlackRock, DWS, Natixis and UBS were flagged for their 'basic' approaches.
News round-up: EU offshore wind push, muni green project fund, sovereign ESG data set ... and more
European Commission vice-president Frans Timmermans encouraged EU member states to use funds from the €750 billion Next Generation EU fund to make targeted investments in the space to "unlock the necessary private financial flows" to power the expansion.
Fidelity launches sustainable water and waste fund
A fund to invest in sustainable water and waste management products has been launched by $411 billion investment manager Fidelity International.