People who invest in socially responsible funds can easily find out how their portfolios have performed financially, but historically it has been very hard for investors to get clear information on the social and environmental benefits of their funds’ holdings. That is changing with the growth of ‘impact investing’, which aims to generate measurable societal benefits as well as financial returns.
The Renewables Infrastructure Group (TRIG) has announced a new offering of C Shares, despite only launching in August 2013.
John Laing has announced the launch of a new closed-end investment company called John Laing Environmental Assets Group Limited.
As the world’s population hits seven billion, there could be significant implications for investors, as consumption patterns shift.
Legal & General Investments is launching a passive environmental fund investing in global equities.