In this month’s commentary, Claire Jervis shares some highlights from her recent US research trip including Xylem’s ‘Reservoir Center for Water Solutions’ which aims to speed up progress in finding solutions to the world’s water challenges. Claire also attended the the Jefferies’ IT Hardware and Semiconductor summit in Chicago which showcased potential opportunities in the lidar space with these sensors emerging as a ‘new frontier’ for the electric vehicle industry.
We are delighted for WHEB to have won the ESG Clarity Award for ‘Best ESG Fund House (Active)’ in recognition of their commitment to sustainable investing with the judging panel commenting that “in addition to WHEB’s track record as an active impact investor in the UK, there is arguably further evidence in its submission of making continued efforts to drive forward positive change in the sustainable investing market.”
We are pleased to include a special feature written by Seb Beloe and Charlie Crossley, an Investment Engagement Manager at Friends Provident Foundation. “Unleashing the potential of impact measurement in listed equities: The crucial role for asset managers” presents a compelling case for impact investing in listed equities.