RFI: Passiv Custom ESG/GHG Global Small/Mid Cap hedged to CHF Index replication mandate

Swiss Investor – CHF 200 million index replication mandate

Deadline: 29 November, 2021

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European Middle Market Direct Lending – EUR 500+ million

German institutional investor – geographic focus on Western Europe incl. UK, CH and Nordics

Mandate size starting at EUR 500 million and increasing over time.

Deadline: 26 November, 2021

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ESG and Sustainability Funds & Strategies

investESG.eu provides information on ESG policy, interviews, insights as well as ESG and sustainability strategies and funds managed by asset managers. Please refer to the Funds & Strategies section on investESG.eu.

 

Merger / Risk Arbitrage Request – EUR 40 million

Investor searching for asset manager, 3 year track record, at least weekly liquidity, focus on liquid market-neutral/event arb strategy, de-correlated from equity markets.

Deadline: 19 November, 2021

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PLSA publishes practical case studies to help pension schemes meet climate goals

The Pensions and Lifetime Savings Association (PLSA) has published a series of real-world case studies demonstrating how workplace pension providers are putting their climate policies into action.

Towards a Greener Future: Case Studies from the Pension SectorRead more

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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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