If socially responsible investing tends to become an institutional trend, the retail side still seems away from it. Some 1,100 French individuals, of which 950 are investors, have been recently surveyed French poll institute Ipsos for Eiris and the Forum pour l’Investissement Responsable (Frenchsif). It has revealed that over two in three French individuals have never heard of socially […]
France and UK based ESG research agencies, Vigeo and Eiris, have announced they will merge to create a single European agency with a strong network of partners around the world. The new entity is set to lead the research market on the SRI segement. The two firms explained the mobilisation around climate change, highlighted by COP21 […]
Peter Webster, CEO of Eiris, which offers environmental, social and governance research to investors, has been appointed to one of two non-asset owner positions open for election to the PRI Advisory Council.
Figures from Lipper suggest ethical equity funds under-deliver against their sectors.