Latest responsible investment thinking

Global equity income Q&A: Richard Saldanha on the outlook for dividends and growth

3 Aug 2022

The lead manager of our Global Equity Income strategy discusses risks and opportunities for income-seeking investors in a turbulent time for markets.

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Long income, short ESG windows: Matching real estate long income and responsible investing timelines

2 Aug 2022

Luke Layfield looks at how real estate long income can help address clients’ ESG responsible investing objectives and how respective timelines for implementing change can be best aligned.

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The AIQ Podcast: Taking stock of nature risk

15 Jul 2022

The idea that human actions are bringing natural systems close to breakdown, threatening livelihoods and financial stability, is making asset managers think harder about nature risk and the environmental dependencies in investee companies.

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Investing in a just transition to net zero: A Q&A with Nick Robins

30 Jun 2022

Reaching net zero by 2050 will require significant injections of capital. But it is also an opportunity to rethink social relationships, as Professor Nick Robins explains.

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Supply chains, painkillers and gene editing: ESG risks in pharma

29 Jun 2022

Reflecting on ESG risks in the pharmaceutical industry, Sora Utzinger discusses supply chains and counterfeit medicines, access to painkillers, and the ethics of gene editing.

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What does the data say? Biodiversity loss: From horror to hope

24 Jun 2022

In this month’s instalment of our visual series on topical themes, we explore the world of biodiversity.

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ESG investing: Lasting lessons from Russia’s war on Ukraine

23 Jun 2022

Russia’s invasion of Ukraine has led to ESG receiving widespread flak. While much of the criticism is unjustified, the episode underlines how many issues related to ESG are complex and involve trade-offs. Investment approaches may need fine tuning, especially if the geopolitical landscape continues to change so rapidly.

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Levelling up for a new social contract

21 Jun 2022

The global financial crisis of 2007 and the COVID-19 pandemic widened social inequalities, with vulnerable communities hit the hardest. Governments, investors and companies all have a duty to address the issue.

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Antimicrobial resistance: Q&A with Dame Sally Davies

10 Jun 2022

Resistance to antibiotics is already killing millions. Professor Dame Sally Davies, UK Special Envoy on Antimicrobial Resistance, spoke to AIQ on the latest developments to counter antimicrobial resistance Antimicrobial Resistance (AMR) in the UK and globally.

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The AIQ Podcast: Investing towards a new social contract

9 Jun 2022

As life returns to some form of normality, governments are free to move their focus from COVID-19 to left-behind communities and delivering a just transition. This is important to secure long-term economic outcomes, but also comes with investment opportunities and risks.

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Deep water: Ten threats to marine ecosystems

8 Jun 2022

Our air, weather, food, the health of diverse marine life and millions of jobs all depend on the ocean. But we have not done well as custodians of marine ecosystems. Here, we set out ten ways where human actions threaten the health of an essential environment.

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The investment case for nature

17 May 2022

The impact of economic activity on the natural world has long been ignored. However, governments, companies and investors can all play a role in helping to protect nature.

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