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ESG & Sustainability

Just Transition podcast series: Episode 5

ESG & Sustainability

Join Bradley Davidson, ESG Lead and guest Tania Carnegie, Global Lead of Private Equity and Asset Management at KPMG IMPACT as they discuss the S in ESG and why we should be looking at environmental and social factors in parallel.

Outcomes from COP26

ESG & Sustainability

An agreement at Glasgow has been reached, but more needs to be done in subsequent years. We highlight the key pledges from the COP26 summit and what they mean for investors.

The future of measuring climate data

ESG & Sustainability

As the world moves on from COP26, how might the asset management industry change its approach to ESG measurement? 

Fund Finance

Private debt: what’s the big deal?

Fund Finance

Having grown after the global financial crisis, private debt funds look set to stay. But will they find universal appeal if conditions change? 

Fund Finance and Private Equity: a review of 2021

Fund Finance

Developments in private equity financing over the past year show how the market is maturing.

2022 Fund Finance trends

Fund Finance

What might lie ahead in the world of fund finance in 2022? Three RBS International experts give their views.

Fund Governance

Depositary Insights - Winter 2021

Fund Governance

Depositary Insights offers the latest thinking on regulatory and industry developments from NatWest Trustee and Depositary Services.

The UK: a good home for funds?

Fund Governance

International shifts in tax and regulation could open up the market for new funds to be domiciled in the UK.

What to make of the AFM review

Fund Governance

A review by the FCA has set in motion broad but uncertain changes among firms that underpin huge amounts of fund activity.

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.

Digital trust: lessons from the pandemic

Digital & Innovation

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

Future of Work

Banking Brief: Strength in diversity

Future of Work

At the latest RBS International webinar we discussed how the pandemic has made companies’ commitment to diversity and inclusion a sharper focus. 

A neurodiverse workforce

Future of Work

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

A professional's guide to diversity & inclusion

Future of Work

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