The SDCL Energy Efficiency Income Trust (SEEIT) has received £250m through the issuance of new ordinary shares, following its announcement earlier this month that it would look to raise additional capital.
Liontrust is planning to merge its £25m US Income fund with its £299.4m Global Dividend fund, as part of an ongoing review of its fund range, Investment Week has learned.
Quilter Cheviot has boosted its research team with the appointment of Yusuf Durmaz as a fund research analyst.
Emissions per £10,000 invested have fallen by 10% for the Evenlode Income Fund, fuelled by better quality data and more companies taking action to reduce their carbon footprint.
JO Hambro Capital Management (JOHCM) has appointed Andrew Parry as head of investment of the firm’s executive team.
As ESG funds continue to attract record flows, the debate as to whether these strategies should outperform has gained increased attention.
Since peaking in February 2021, the MSCI China index has declined by 33% to a recent trough in August largely on the back of regulatory concerns.
Seven directors have been appointed to join the Investment Association’s board of directors. Alexander Altinger, Catherine O’Reilly, Hassan Elmasry, Stephen Cohen, Sean Hagerty, Peter Harrison, and Chris Hill will join the board effectively immediately.
The London Stock Exchange Group has confirmed Jane Goodland as its group head of sustainability.
Chinese company, Tencent Holdings is about to lose its top 10 ranking as one of the world’s largest companies by market value as its Hong-Kong-listed shares fell close to 2% this morning.