The Luxembourg Stock Exchange (LuxSE) today marked the listing of ThomasLloyd SICAV-Sustainable Infrastructure Income Fund (SIIF), which has been admitted to trading on the EU-regulated Bourse de Luxembourg (BdL) market. ThomasLloyd SICAV-Sustainable Infrastructure Income Fund is an open-ended Alternative Investment Fund domiciled in Luxembourg. Earmarked for investment in renewable energy and sustainable infrastructure projects, the fund is displayed on the Luxembourg Green Exchange (LGX).
Capital Group, one of the world’s largest and most experienced investment firms, with more than US$1.7 trillion in assets under management, today announced the appointment of Jessica Ground as Global Head of ESG (Environmental, Social and Governance). She will join Capital Group in September and be based in London.
Schroders is today announcing the promotion of Andy Howard, to the position of Global Head of Sustainable Investment, taking on the leadership of the Sustainable Investment team. As well as retaining his existing responsibilities in sustainability research, Andy will now oversee the team’s stewardship activities and further drive active ownership across our group. Andy will report to Charles Prideaux, Global Head of Investment.
Columbia Threadneedle Investments, pionnier de l'investissement en obligations sociales, annonce que le Threadneedle (Lux) European Social Bond Fund (le « Fonds ») célèbre son troisième anniversaire en ayant surperformé par rapport à son indice de référence sur toute cette période et optimisé l'alpha social. Ce jalon des trois ans dissipe le mythe selon lequel les investisseurs doivent sacrifier la performance des investissements pour obtenir un impact social.
The Luxembourg Stock Exchange (LuxSE) and EUROFIMA today announced the admittance of EUROFIMA’s new 10-year, EUR 750 million green bond for trading and listing on LuxSE’s regulated market and subsequent display on the Luxembourg Green Exchange (LGX).
Amundi, Europe’s largest asset manager, and IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, today published their annual Emerging Market (EM) Green Bond Report. The second edition of the Amundi-IFC Emerging Market Green Bond Report 2019 focuses exclusively on green bond investments in emerging markets. With the aim of highlighting market progress and identifying future opportunities, this report offers to address the gap in public information on emerging market green bonds. The full report is available here.
Sustainable finance experts from the Luxembourg Green Exchange (LGX), the world’s leading platform for sustainable securities, today celebrated the official launch of the LGX Academy. The academy offers tailor-made lectures on a broad range of topics linked to sustainable finance, thereby allowing participants to enrich their knowledge in this field and gain a deeper understanding of sustainable finance market practices.
The survey suggests that issuers identify multiple benefits from green bonds, with visibility, a larger investment base, stakeholder engagement and catalysing new business highlighted as the main factors.
Fidelity International (Fidelity) has launched the Luxembourg-domiciled (SICAV) Fidelity Funds - Sustainable Reduced Carbon Bond Fund. With carbon dioxide levels today higher than at any point in at least the past 800,000 years*, climate change represents a huge threat but also opportunity for investors and companies globally.
The very first edition of the European Finance Summit took place on March 5th, 2020. More than 500 finance professionals gathered at the ECCL to discuss the current and future trends that are redefining the entire industry. After discussing payments in the morning, the second part of the summit focused on "the new financial landscape at the horizon 2030".