Impact Investing

“UBS Wealth aims to capture “impact delta” in sustainable portfolio” – Impact Alpha – April 16, 2018

In an article published on April 16, 2018 ImpactAlpha explained that the “impact is not always in companies’ practices when an investment is made; it’s in the improvement in those practices over the life of the investment. UBS’s ‘ESG Engagement Equities’ strategy will focus on small- and mid-size listed companies in emerging markets, where there are […]

“Green not the only colour for ethical bond investors” – Financial Times – July 17, 2017

On July 6, 2017 the Financial Times reported on the growing popularity of social bonds with ethical investors and the interest of standard-setting organizations in this new asset class. According to the article, “(t)he market is still small — just $3.5bn of social bonds were issued in the second quarter of 2017, according to figures […]