The European Fund and Asset Management Association (Efama) has elected Alexander Schindler with unanimity of votes as president for a two-year term until June 2017. The association also unanimously elected William Nott, the Chief Executive Officer of M&G Securities, as its vice-president for the same two-year term. Alexander Schindler, who served as vice-president of Efama from […]
Alexander Schindler, responsible for the €100bn institutional client business at Union Investment, has expressed concern there may not be enough renewable energy projects to fulfil the demand coming for the asset class from Europe’s pensions and insurers.
Germany’s status as a leading centre for shareholder engagement on sustainability and corporate governance was reinforced by research finding two thirds of institutional investors favour using such issues when investing, and most follow this with active engagement.