By Carol Wong, Worldwise Investor on 10 July 2012
Business groups and environmental NGOs hailed the UK government’s announcement that carbon emissions reporting would now be mandated for companies listed on the London Stock Exchange – some 1,600 of the UK’s largest businesses.
Just after the fund's first year anniversary we talk to Adam Frost on how he came to work at Sarasin from BP after the Gulf of Mexico disaster, why 'Responsible' investing should lead to strong performance in the long term, and the unique approach and research Sarasin & Partners brings to 'Socially Responsible' investing, as well as some useful explanations about all the terminologies!
Today we hope you’ll join us in wishing a happy birthday to one of our newest and most engaging funds: EquiSar Socially Responsible.
It seems uniquely typical of British weather that we could have the lowest water reserves since 1976 during the wettest April on record. Outside these green, pleasant and slightly damp lands however, water scarcity is a topic that warrants serious discussion and, as an Opportunity Set, is rich in innovative investment ideas.
The water scarcity driving this opportunity set is as simple as it is disturbing. A mere 2.75% of the planet’s water is fresh water, the bulk of...
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