Some 17 investment management companies have become new signatories of the United Nations Principles for Responsible Investment (UN PRI) in January so far. Six of the asset managers which signed the UN PRI this month are based in the United Kingdom: Mayfair Capital Investment Management (property), Promethean Investments (private equity), Apera Capital (private debt), Colombus […]
S&P Dow Jones Indices has announced the results of its Country Classification Consultation initiated in July 2014, which included the reclassification of Morocco market. The reclassification of Morocco was largely due to persistent problems with lack of liquidity in the local market.”The declining trend in market liquidity over the last several years does not align […]
Denmark’s largest bank Danske Bank has blacklisted Israeli Bank Hapoalim because of its involvement in the funding of settlement construction, the danish bank has announced on its website.
Dutch pension fund asset manager PGGM has stopped investing in five Israeli banks because they are financing Jewish settlements and have branches in the West Bank, according to Israeli newspaper Haaretz.