ShareAction boss hopes UK firms don't follow FAANG approach to stewardship

'S' of ESG still neglected

clock • 2 min read
ShareAction's Catherine Howarth

ShareAction's Catherine Howarth

ShareAction CEO Catherine Howarth hopes UK businesses continue to pioneer investor stewardship standards and refrain from adopting FAANGs’ standoffish approach.

Speaking at the Sustainable Investment Festival, Howarth pointed to the tech giant FAANGs which have often been criticised for workplace practices but have so far been unwilling to engage. "It's a huge...

To continue reading this article...

Join Professional Adviser


  • Unlimited access to real-time news, industry insights and market intelligence.
  • Stay ahead of the curve with spotlights on emerging trends and technologies
  • Receive breaking news stories straight to your inbox in the daily newsletters.
  • Make smart business decisions with the latest developments in regulation, investing retirement and protection.
  • Tap into our community intelligence through our regular Pro Adviser poll.
 Be the first to hear about our events and awards programmes.



Already a Professional Adviser member?


More on Investment

Nick Train

Nick Train: Lindsell Train IT's weak performance is 'short term'

Lagged the benchmark

Jenny Turton
clock 07 December 2021 • 2 min read
Industry Voice: Sustainable diets - A new theme on the menu for investors?

Industry Voice: Sustainable diets - A new theme on the menu for investors?

Amanda O'Toole @ AXA Investment Managers
clock 07 December 2021 • 3 min read
Majedie Asset Management's Rob Harris

Liontrust to buy Majedie Asset Management for up to £120m

Increases Liontrust's AUM to £42.3bn

Lauren Mason
clock 07 December 2021 • 2 min read