European Microfinance Fund – CHF hedged

Wealth manager is searching for a European microfinance fund with a share class hedged in CHF.

Deadline: 22 October, 2021

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Due Diligence on Company and Fund Level

International insurance group released annual company and fund due diligence requests for selected asset managers to review and update.

Deadline 15 November, 2021

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Inflation-Hedging Strategies 2021

Asset managers provide information on inflation-hedging strategies to investors. The set of questions was developed by a group of investors based in AT, DE, CH and CEE in 2020 and 2021.

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GRI raises the global bar for due diligence and human rights reporting

Standards for greater transparency on impacts than ever before

The GRI Standards have today been strengthened so they deliver the highest level of transparency for impacts on the economy, environment and people, with a major update to the very foundation of the Read more

The challenge of measuring and quantifying the impact

Institutional investors are wanting more from their sustainable investments and asset managers. This is one of the results revealed in the Schroders Institutional Investor Study 2021 – spanning 750 institutional investors, collectively responsible for $26.8… Read more

The Return of inflation: a Jurassic Risk?

The death of inflation has been greatly exaggerated. Its return will first scare, then maim, then ruin the traditional balanced portfolios have that served investors well for a generation. Investors need to prepare for a world of greater inflation volatility. … Read more & | Sustainable Investor Summit | Frankfurt and Vienna

Albert Reiter, CFA, CEO & supported the 4th Sustainable Investor Summit in Frankfurt on 29 September 2021 and moderated a panel on ESG Data.

The topic of the “Global View” panel in Vienna on 14 October, 2021 will be: “TheRead more

The Boy Who Cried Wolf: Is An Inflationary Decade Ahead?

“…though the Villagers heard the cry, they did not run to help him as they had before. ‘He cannot fool us again,’ they said. The Wolf killed a great many of the Boy’s sheep and then slipped away into the forest.” Æsop

Key Takeaways

• Recent developments – politicians’… Read more

Insurance Company Fund Due Diligence

Austrian insurance company will launch a due diligence request for fund holdings and selected asset managers will be informed next week. The request will be based on the selection criteria defined by the insurance company and the annual due diligence questionnaire.… Read more

Asset Owner Diversity Charter – New Asset Manager Questionnaire on supports the Asset Owner Diversity Charter by providing the digital platform to manage the Annual Asset Manager Diversity and Inclusion Questionnaire.

Asset owners have access to the questions and real-time answers of all asset managers
and invite… Read more