SDGs: financial centres take cue from UN on sustainability

Viewed as a commercially viable vehicle for generating profit as well as social good, impact investing is now being facilitated by international financial centres

How ESG investing entered the mainstream

The rising importance of environmental, social and governance issues, aimed at improving corporate behaviour, has led to charlatans “greenwashing” company credentials to attract investment

Is your investment green?

Will Oulton, global head of responsible investment at First State Investments, analyses investors’ strategies and examines their green credentials