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ESG & Sustainability

Energy security and the Just Transition

There’s an alignment of moves to increase energy security alongside social policy, with finance playing an important role.

16 Jun 2022

Can ESG prevail during economic uncertainty?

As rising energy and commodity prices stoke inflation, institutional investors are under pressure to stick to their environmental and social goals.

13 Jun 2022

Series 2, Episode 3: Can funds hasten the transition to net zero?

In this episode we discuss the findings from our new science-based targets report and how funds can accelerate the transition to net zero.

07 Jun 2022

Fund Finance

The deeper effects of inflation

Neil Parker, FX Market Strategist at NatWest Markets, shares his thoughts on markets and the economy in an inflationary environment.

18 May 2022

The evolution of open-ended funds

Despite some challenges, open-ended funds are going from strength to strength

01 Apr 2022

Funds Europe Luxembourg Report 2022

Welcome to the Funds Europe Luxembourg Report 2022 which offers the latest thinking on topics affecting fund professionals in Luxembourg

14 Mar 2022

Fund Governance

Supporting the FCA

On 23 March 2022 the FCA published a letter on the regulator’s custody and funds supervision strategy

02 May 2022

Depositary Insights Spring 2022

Welcome to the Spring 2022 edition of Depositary Insights which offers the latest thinking on regulatory and industry developments from NatWest Trustee and Depositary Services.

08 Apr 2022

2022 a transformational year

2022 is likely to be a transformational year in regulation for the funds sector.

07 Apr 2022

Future of Work

Digital Trust

As the global economy continues to respond to coronavirus, the role of data remains under greater scrutiny than ever.

20 Oct 2021

Guide to diversity and inclusion

Fiona Hathorn is CEO of Women on Boards UK. Here, she shares her perspective on embedding diversity and inclusion at the board level.

06 Aug 2021

A neurodiverse workforce

Businesses are learning how to best support a neurodiverse workforce, and the benefits this can bring.

02 Jul 2021

Podcast series: A Just Transition 

Series 2, Episode 3: Can funds hasten the transition to net zero?

In this episode we discuss the findings from our new science-based targets report and how funds can accelerate the transition to net zero.

07 Jun 2022

The ESG Brief: April 2022

Catch up on this month's latest ESG news with this 5 minute download from Bradley Davidson, ESG Lead at RBS International.

17 May 2022

Series 2, Episode 2: How do funds achieve the targets they set?

In this episode we discuss the strategies fund managers can take to achieve their net zero commitments.

05 May 2022