GLOBAL asset manager Aberdeen Standard Investments (ASI) and the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) have partnered to develop debt capital markets for infrastructure, drive responsible...

BT EXCLUSIVE: VENTURE FUNDS

SOUTH-EAST Asia's venture capital (VC) firms are increasingly burnishing their sustainability credentials to meet heightened demand from their investors.

[NEW YORK] Amazon.com, ExxonMobil and Volvo are among more than 700 companies being targeted in a campaign backed by a large group of investors advocating for greater transparency when it comes to...

WITH the rise and rise of new sustainable funds, the question of how to avoid greenwashing becomes more prevalent. SRI (socially responsible investment) labels are popping up and the EU is in the...

GLOBAL support for sustainable investing is growing rapidly and the number of regulations encouraging environmental, social and governance (ESG) principles are multiplying. While Europe now has...

SINGAPORE'S power liberalisation has ignited serious competition and brought significant savings to consumers' energy bills. Yet the majority of households, faced with a glut of choices, have yet...

THE asset management industry generally takes pride in innovation, mining new blends and permutations of asset classes and ways to eke out higher returns at lower risk.

HOCK LOCK SIEW

INTERNATIONAL Accounting Standards Board (IASB) chairman Hans Hoogervorst's recent accusation of "rampant" greenwashing - whereby companies dress their practices, products or services up as being...

ASSET managers and owners in Asia are committing more funds to sustainable investments as long-term returns on such investments improve, according to BNP Paribas.

DRINKS group Pernod Ricard, which is being targeted by activist investor Elliott Management, is banking that its push into socially and environmentally sound business practices will boost its...