How can advisers best meet the needs of ethically-minded clients?
The Social Investment Academy is hosting a conference next week at which more details are likely to be revealed on potential tax investments for investing in social investments.
Neville White, socially responsible investment analyst at Ecclesiastical Investment Management, explains what investors should take away from recent high profile corporate governance scandals.
Ethics or growth? Why choose? The Amity International Fund from Ecclesiastical Investment Management Limited.
Interest in ethical investments and Islamic finance products has soared in recent years, but the implications for independent financial advisers are far from straightforward - Maryrose Fison investigates
Harry Kerr, of Avalon Investment Services, discusses the benefits of social, ethical and environmental investing through discretionary fund management.
Future Capital Partners (FCP), the £6 billion alternative investment boutique, has struictured a private equity deal that will allow UK investors to engage in the rapidly growing Renewable Transport Fuels (RTF) sector for the first time.
Managers have welcomed the Chancellor's commitment to further investment in renewable energy and efficiency incentives, as laid out in last week's Budget.
Standard & Poor's is launching a US Carbon Efficient index, the first in a series of global low-carbon indices.
Allianz Global Investors' fund manager Bozena Jankowska is the first to admit 2008 was a tough year.
John Fletcher considers the long-term gains investors can make from committing to Barack Obama...
S&P has released the first in a range of global low carbon indices, designed to meet increasing inve...
With parts of Britain having been under water, forest fires in Southern Europe and the annual hurricane season hitting parts of the Caribbean and southern USA, it is increasingly hard to get away from news of climate change and how it is impacting day...
Failures in the banking system have raised consumer awareness of corporate governance issues and will lead to investors asking considerably more in-depth questions of advisers in future, according to Co-operative Asset Management (CAM).
Alternatives specialist The Investor Club is to offer a SIPP and SASS ready investment in tropical timber which will give investors access to teak plantations in Sri Lanka.
The shortlists have been announced for the Climate Change Investment Awards organised by Investment Week/Professional Adviser and advisers Holden & Partners.
Cherry Reynard looks at how the once 'weirdy beardy' world of socially responsible investment has become a profitable mainstream activity as a result of the growing need for a technological and industrial fix for the world's environmental problems
Farley Thomas, global head of wholesale at HSBC Global Asset Management, explains the main sub-sectors for investment in the climate change area.
Socially Responsible Investment (SRI) funds are moving from niche to mainstream as demand for the investment vehicles has increased dramatically across Europe, according to a new report from Lipper Feri.
Matthew McKelvey, head of equity product management for Insight Investment, says that a thematic approach helps narrow down the broad range of global equities.
Asian investment specialist Lloyd George Management has launched LG Asian Green fund, a Dublin-listed UCITS III fund focusing on attempts across Asia to take a more active stance on environmental issues.
Jupiter Asset Management has been appointed as adviser to Prudential Corporation Asia on its climate change fund.