Industry Voice: ESG spotlight - Time to ditch materials stocks? Not so fast…

clock • 1 min read
Industry Voice: ESG spotlight - Time to ditch materials stocks? Not so fast…

James Clarke, Senior Fund Manager at Royal London Asset Management, highlights the current reliance of the global economy on fossil fuels, which can only change over a period of time. James argues that to reach global emission targets, it is imperative to embrace carbon intensive companies transitioning to more sustainable models. 

 

 

 

Past performance is not a reliable indicator of future results. The value of investments and the income from them is not guaranteed and may go down as well as up and investors may not get back the amount originally invested. The views expressed are the author's own and do not constitute investment advice.

More on Investment

Sodha will join a specialist financial services firm focusing on the UK retirement income market

FE Investments' head of ESG to leave FE fundinfo after six months

Joined discretionary investment manager in July 2021

Beth Brearley
clock 19 January 2022 • 1 min read
Diversified allocation funds had a second consecutive year of strong inflows

Morningstar: Sustainable fund subscriptions hit £37.1bn in 2021

Investors opt for active strategies

Georgie Lee
clock 19 January 2022 • 2 min read
Higher returns for ESG investors over past five years, analysis finds

Higher returns for ESG investors over past five years, analysis finds

Data from PortfolioMetrix

Jenna Brown
clock 18 January 2022 • 2 min read

In-depth

Premium pains: How adviser firms can try to lower PI costs

Premium pains: How adviser firms can try to lower PI costs

Including five tips

Jon Yarker
clock 10 January 2022 • 6 min read
How PROD impacts adviser firms' platform selections

How PROD impacts adviser firms' platform selections

'You need to take PROD seriously'

Hannah Godfrey
clock 11 January 2022 • 8 min read
Problem providers: Stick or twist for the sake of your firm's efficiency?

Problem providers: Stick or twist for the sake of your firm's efficiency?

Months for responses

Hannah Godfrey
clock 22 November 2021 • 7 min read