JP Morgan launches $50m sustainable bond strategy
JP Morgan Asset Management (JPMAM) has launched an actively managed sustainable bond strategy focused on shorter duration investment.
Research: Transitioning insurers' portfolios
Environmental Finance's sister publication Insurance Asset Risk and J.P. Morgan Asset Management have launched the third edition of their annual research report into the sustainable investing practices of insurers.
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,...
People Moves 3 December: JP Morgan, KKR, Just Climate and more
Takatsuki to head JP Morgan AM's nvestment stewardship
$250m 'sustainable nutrition' fund launched by Credit Suisse, JP Morgan
Credit Suisse and JP Morgan Asset Management (JP Morgan AM) have launched a $250 million 'sustainable nutrition' fund which will focus investment on companies that make food systems less carbon intensive.
News round-up: Investor group urges coal exit, ESG index numbers jump, Franklin Templeton boosts social assets
$5trn UN-convened global alliance calls for thermal coal exit
PRI publishes investment manager selection, monitoring guides
The Principles for Responsible Investment (PRI) published three new guides for asset owners, outlining how they can ensure environmental, social and governance (ESG) considerations remain at the heart of their relationships with investment managers.
$6bn charity criticises 'appalling' climate voting records of major investors, advisors
The Children's Investment Fund Foundation (CIFF) has sent a letter to a dozen major global investors, pension consultants and proxy voting advisors criticising their "appalling" records for using shareholders' votes to deliver the transition to a net-zero economy.
UK Insurers lagging asset managers to hit UK stewardship code deadline
Research by EY highlights disconnect between underwriters and managers on stewardship issues