Intelligence

How do fund managers/asset allocators ensure they are responsible investors?

Reporter: Jen Hill

Publication: Citywire Wealth Manager

Contact: iq@fullyvested.com

Deadline: Apr 5, 2017 12:00 pm

More than 6,500 funds sold to retail investors around the world have high exposure to controversial weapons such as cluster munitions, according to research by MSCI that has cast doubt over asset managers’ efforts to invest responsibly. What sorts of companies are involved in this area and what are wealth managers and fund selectors doing to screen for it?