Europe

“To make ESG investing work, Swiss Re focuses on diversity” – GreenBiz – July 31, 2017

On July 31, 2017 GreenBiz reported that the world’s second-largest reinsurance company, Swiss Re, “is 90%of the way through the process of shifting its entire $130 billion liquid asset portfolio towards environmental, social and corporate governance (ESG) indices. It expects to complete the transition by the end of the third quarter of 2017.” According to […]

“Albanian stock exchange expected to launch in autumn 2017” – bne IntelliNews – July 24, 2017

On July 24, 2017 bne Intellinews reported that the Albanian Financial Supervisory Authority (AMF) licensed the first Albanian stock exchange established with private capital.  Its founders are two banks and an investment company. According to the article, the Albanian Securities Exchange (ALSE) will become operational “as soon as possible.”   In its first year of activity […]