If there is anything positive at all that could come out of the global pandemic, the year of 2020 has seen global capital allocators and asset managers moving to facilitate impact investing from just a concept to an integral part of their investment processes. The world has also begun to understand impact investments are not only about addressing environmental issues, but also improving people’s lives by increasing the supply of essential goods and services.
While data might have suggested women in Asia have made more progress in being elevated into powerful roles in the financial services industry than in other parts of the world, the asset management world is still a boy’s club, especially in markets such as South Korea and Japan.
Understanding the challenges that a portfolio manager may come across can better prepare them to integrate ESG as an essential part of portfolio strategy.
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From struggling with low self-esteem due to a birth complication that left her neck with a permanent tilt to becoming the only female head of India’s first domestic hedge fund, Radhika Gupta’s story is a triumphant celebration of resilience. But the very fact that she is the only woman heading a fast-rising fund among the 45 odd mutual fund houses in India gives her the reason to believe the Indian asset management industry has a long way to go.
Author: Lynk – lynk.global Diversity and inclusion has become one of the most discussed ESG themes in recent years. Many studies have highlighted that gender
The questions Jamie Mitchell loves asking are: “What do you need?”, “Can I help you?”, and “What can I do for you?”. Currently the managing director in business development at Inherent Group, Mitchell’s meandering career journey spans the banking, investment management, and fashion industries. But one thing that never changed is she loves helping people, and is persistent about showing that she cares.
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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: TUESDAY 2 MARCH 2021 The Investment Association (IA) has today revealed the latest cohort of FinTech firms joining the Engine Innovator