Tensions simmer over definition of impact investing
Impact investing, as a dedicated niche of sustainable investing, is under threat by greenwashing from mainstream asset managers, specialists warn.
EdenTree’s Hepworth ‘going against the herd’ on value
The “Trump bump” may have slumped in 2017, but EdenTree Investment Management’s CIO Robin Hepworth argues the value trade is for the long-haul.
PA ANALYSIS: Is now the time to go overweight oil majors?
The first quarter has proved lucrative for the gargantuan oil companies of Exxon, Chevron and BP. But are their fortunes purely macro-driven or are there other reasons for investors to reconsider the sector?
AstraZeneca’s lower profits bitter pill to swallow
Shares were down 2.5% to 4,461.5p late Thursday morning, following reports the pharmaceutical group’s pre-tax profits had slipped 29%.
PA OPINION: Time for wealth managers to break up the boys club
By the end of this year, three of the five richest economies in the world could be led by women, Theresa May, Angela Merkel and Hillary Clinton. Financial services by comparison remains a boys club.