2022 promises to be a pivotal year in the lifecycle of ESG investing – one defined by the maturing and mainstreaming of ESG as an investment discipline, and by changing attitudes and approaches among global investors towards this fast-evolving area.
The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) on Wednesday published a staff bulletin that seeks to clarify how broker dealers and investment advisors must address conflicts of interest when providing advice and recommendations to investors.
Dan James, a former Goldman Sachs managing director and head of synthetics and quant sales between 2014 and 2018, has opened a new hedge fund search boutique, Monroe Partners with veteran headhunter Christian Robbins.
Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis proposed legislation Thursday that would ban state pension funds from selecting investments based on environmental, social and governance factors, bringing a growing backlash against these investment standards to the shores of the nation’s third-largest state.