Amid robust demand for onshore retail funds by foreign fund houses, Chinese investors are paying closer attention to these managers’ ESG commitments.
Blackstone hires; Hang Seng’s ESG; Beijing’s new exchange; Schroders’ vaccines charity; Another fund that looks the same; Guarantees pilloried; Ark’s bank shade; ABBA; advertising; and much more.
The move is part of Mirae Asset Global Investments efforts to integrate ESG into its investment process.
The MSCI ESG ratings of companies in the region are catching up their global peers, according to the MSCI Research.
Fidelity hires; SonicShares’s boat; ESG and active; S&P 500’s winning run; M&G on China; HKEX and identities; AMC tickets vs shares; Bitcoin uses; and much more.
HSBC has rolled out a new ESG product for its private banking clients in Asia.
Companies with strong ESG values do not sacrifice investor returns, according to Aberdeen Standard Investments (ASI).
Investors should expect to see growth in the demand for some commodities in China as the country transitions to a carbon-neutral economy, according to Pimco.
The Netherlands-based asset manager intends to increase staff and strategy offerings in Apac.
Investors need to make careful stock choices to capitalise on the current attractive backdrop for growth-oriented assets, according to Pimco.