Investors are almost as likely to switch providers over ethical concerns as they are for poor customer service or because they can get a better deal elsewhere, research suggests.
Nearly three-quarters of advisers back renewable energy investment given the inflation protection it provides, according to a study commissioned by Albion Community Power (ACP).
Steve Latto discusses the role esoteric investments can play in a SIPP
The Carbon Advice Group (CAG) has defended carbon credit trading after the police issued a warning about ethical investment boiler room scams.
One year in, Ecclesiastical Amity Corporate Bond fund is seeing modest monthly inflows of £500,000 a month and manager Robin Hepworth expects between 25% and 40% growth in year two.
Impax Group saw slight decreases in its assets under management and net profit, according to interim results to 31 March.
Managers have welcomed the Chancellor's commitment to further investment in renewable energy and efficiency incentives, as laid out in last week's Budget.
Significant investment opportunities exist in energy and waste sectors, says Impax Asset Management.
Growth of 20% plus could be seen in the clean technology sector as historically low price to earning valuations are played out, say eco-focused fund managers.
Impax Asset Management is aiming to grow its IFSL Impax fund substantially over the next two years as countries put increasing focus on green technologies.
Climate Change Capital is meeting with Government proposing the issuance of climate bonds, which are being likened to war bonds.
Standard & Poor's is launching a US Carbon Efficient index, the first in a series of global low-carbon indices.
Swiss wealth manager Julius Baer is launching its Biotech fund to UK investors.
New Earth Solutions has raised its first target of £10m since July 2008 for its Recycling Facilities investment sub-fund.
Allianz Global Investors' fund manager Bozena Jankowska is the first to admit 2008 was a tough year.
When recommending fund solutions to clients, it goes without saying that IFAs have a responsibility to consider performance as a criteria for successful investment. However, investors and IFAs alike have often objected that profits and ethical investments...
S&P has released the first in a range of global low carbon indices, designed to meet increasing inve...
Impax Asset Management has linked up with BNP Paribas Investment Partners to launch the Impax Environmental Markets Trust (IEM Trust) to the Australian market.
The shortlists have been announced for the Climate Change Investment Awards organised by Investment Week/Professional Adviser and advisers Holden & Partners.
UK investors are still failing to grasp the significant investment opportunity offered by climate change, according to a report from Holden & Partners (H&P).
Zurich has opened the latest tranche of its Green Guaranteed Account.
Pictet Funds (PF) has branched out with the launch of the (LUX) Timber fund in the fast-growing green investment area.
Significant opportunities are emerging for green investors in the US, according to Charlie Thomas, manager of the Jupiter Ecology fund.