Adrian Boulding: ESG retirement investing from a client perspective

Investing to save the planet and for retirement

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Adrian Boulding looks at ESG investing in the pensions space and shares how clients can invest to save the planet while protecting their retirement income...

The growing awareness of the climate emergency and a greater focus on creating a fairer, more inclusive, and equitable society accelerated by the Covid-19 pandemic has led to widespread governmental and regulatory changes. Among these are the 2017 Taskforce on Climate-related Financial Disclosures (TCFD), publication of the UN's 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and Principles for Responsible Investment (PRI). More recently, an ESG disclosure framework and fund labelling system has been laid out in the EU Sustainable Financial Disclosure Regulation (SFDR). This is now feeding th...

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