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Risk & ERM
Ziling Jiang explains how insurers can use the ‘Solvency Sharpe ratio’ to help make good investment decisions
2nd September 2020
Investing in the future
Chris Lewin presents alternative scenarios for development of UK infrastructure by the year 2050
2nd September 2020
UK pension schemes face fines for failing to disclose climate risks
The UK's 100 largest occupational pension schemes will be forced to disclose how their investments are exposed to climate-related financial risks, under plans unveiled by the government yesterday.
27th August 2020
World's largest companies divided on emerging tech adoption
The world's largest companies are divided over whether the COVID-19 crisis should drive greater investment in emerging technology or not, a recent KPMG poll has uncovered.
26th August 2020
Global M&A insurance deals rise
Mergers and acquisitions (M&A) in the global insurance industry rose over the first six months of 2020, but are forecast to drop off over the second half of the year.
18th August 2020
ESG funds explode in popularity during COVID-19 crisis
Each of the last four months has set a record for investment into environmental, social and governance (ESG) equity funds, new analysis has found.
12th August 2020
World's first 'Net Zero Investment Framework' launched
A coalition of institutional investors with more than $16trn (£12trn) in assets under management has today launched the first-ever practical blueprint to help investors deliver net-zero emissions globally by 2050.
5th August 2020
Ethical investment funds flourish during COVID-19 crisis
Ethical investment funds have outperformed their non-ethical counterparts during the coronavirus crisis, research by Moneyfacts has uncovered.
28th July 2020
ESG investments seen as safe havens for most investors
Investments with strong environmental, social, and governance (ESG) credentials are now seen as safe havens by the majority of high-net-worth investors, new research suggests.
23rd July 2020
Partnership launched to boost investment industry's black talent
A group of leading financial services companies have joined an initiative to tackle the under-representation of black talent in the UK's investment industry.
15th July 2020