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ESG & Sustainability

Climate and sustainability finance update: May 2021

ESG & Sustainability

Developments in the green energy sector and beyond.

ESG in practice: Communicating your ESG strategy internally

ESG & Sustainability

Alongside the rise in impact investing, the funds industry is recognising the need for an internal environmental, social and governance (ESG) strategy.

ESG in practice: Understanding the ESG ecosystem

ESG & Sustainability

The world of ESG is moving quickly – but the main roles are starting to become clearer. So what experts should fund managers look to, in order to help with the heavy lifting?

Fund Finance

Real Estate Commercial Digest: Retail formats continue to diverge

Fund Finance

A closer look at the latest data from the commercial property market.

Six ways the spectre of higher inflation could affect your business

Fund Finance

While Coronavirus and Brexit have been hogging the headlines recently many of our clients are now becoming increasingly worried about inflation

Banking Brief: Fund Finance trending positive

Fund Finance

Our latest webinar considered how fund finance has evolved over the last five years, which trends in the market have been accelerated by Covid and looked ahead to what could be an encouraging year.

Fund Governance

An alternative watchdog

Fund Governance

Depositaries play a crucial role in improving governance at alternative funds

UK as a fund domicile: upping the ante

Fund Governance

In its push for reinvention, the UK funds regime could learn a lot from Ireland and Luxembourg.

The art of governance

Fund Governance

Asset managers have had to absorb a plethora of new rules and regulations in recent years. How have they adapted?  

Digital & Innovation

Innovation in Institutional Banking

Digital & Innovation

Tom Colclough, head of customer journeys for institutional banking at RBS International, considers disruptive forces in the industry and how incumbents might respond.

The hyper connected funds ecosystem

Digital & Innovation

Jamie Broadbent and Brian Turpin discuss how new technologies could transform the funds ecosystem.

Fighting Fraud

Digital & Innovation

How can financial services firms best identify and combat fraud?

Fraud, both from within and outside company walls, is increasingly battering businesses across the world. And as technology continues to evolve the way all businesses work, so too are a host of new threats coming to the fore.

Future of Work

Cybercrime: the threat remains for remote workers

Future of Work

While working from home is here to stay, what measures can you adopt to stop fraudsters trying to breach your systems?

Data insights: Don't contribute to technical debt

Future of Work

Glenn Exton, Head of Data and Analytics, discusses the causes of technical debt and how to prevent it.

Mental health support: what works?

Future of Work

We speak to corporates to find out what mental health support systems they implemented during the lockdowns and what policies they will be taking forward as we emerge into a brighter, healthier future.