Federica Calvetti was named head of ESG and strategic activism at Eurizon, the asset management company of Intesa Sanpaolo Group.
Assets under management at Janus Henderson Group rose 6% in the second quarter, driven by strong markets and good investment performance.
OMERS Infrastructure added two senior directors to focus on telecommunications, and environmental, social and governance strategies.
Michael Heldmann was named chief investment officer for systematic equity at Allianz Global Investors.
The U.K.'s FCA will consider ways to give investors more transparency into the diversity of public company boards and executives.
IM Global Partner is expanding its U.S. footprint by taking a 45% non-controlling stake in Richard Bernstein Advisors.
Corporate 401(k) participants will be able to compare how the firm's sustainability goals play out in plan investments with a new scorecard.
Azimut Group agreed to take a minority equity interest in Pathlight Capital and some affiliated entities for an undisclosed sum.
Robert Wall is joining Lazard Asset Management as a managing director and head of a new sustainable private infrastructure strategy, based in London.
The upcoming U.N. climate-change conference has asset owners, managers and regulators getting a jump on ways to achieve net-zero ambitions.
PRI CEO Fiona Reynolds is leaving in January to become CEO of Conexus Financial, an independent financial media organization in Australia.
The companies with which BlackRock engaged over the past year are making progress on managing climate risk, but not on workplace diversity.
Managers of ESG funds received notice from the U.K.'s Financial Conduct Authority that many applications seeking authorization are falling short.
Sustainable investment assets globally grew 15% over the past two years to reach $35 trillion.
Dedicated sustainable investing assets could reach $13 trillion globally by 2025, more than four times the total at the end of 2020.
The Midwest Investors Diversity Initiative had a fruitful proxy season engaging with companies to increase board diversity in the Midwest.
New York State Common Retirement Fund reached agreements with all seven portfolio companies with which it filed proposals this proxy season.
Pension fund chairmen overseeing a collective $372.2 billion of pension assets committed to set net-zero emissions targets.
Data show that only about a quarter of corporate social responsibility priorities are linked to a quantitative business-related indicator.
PGIM agreed to acquire private equity secondaries asset manager Montana Capital Partners in a bid to boost its alternatives business.
Asset managers need better corporate data and metrics to offer better ESG investment products.
MSCI launched a new tool that shows how far public companies are from meeting the Paris Agreement goals to address climate change.
G-20 finance leaders meeting in Venice raised the idea of carbon pricing as a potential tool for lowering greenhouse gas emissions.
Investor demand for companies to commit to diversity, equity and inclusion was a highlight of the 2021 proxy season.
The federal board overseeing Puerto Rico's debt restructuring is suing its elected officials to stop a proposed restructuring agreement.