Veteran fund gatekeeper Jon “JB” Beckett will be leaving Scottish Widows and Lloyds Banking Group at the end of the year, after eight years during which he co-founded the Fund Manager Assessment team with coverage across £180bn of assets. Speaking on the change, JB said: “Being a professional fund investor remains a challenging and rewarding […]
Marc Connolly, former director and head of fixed income at Scottish Widows has now joined Aviva Investors as CIO fixed income and member of the executive committee, Aviva confirmed. Connolly will be responsible for developing and implementing Aviva Investors’ fixed income strategies, overseeing a global team accounting for over £160 billion in assets. He reports […]
Carbon reduction activities could have a very positive return on investments, delivering an average return of 33%, according to a report published by Carbon Disclosure Project, an international not-for-profit organisation.