Important announcement: Columbia Threadneedle Investments confirms completion of the acquisition of Bank of Montreal’s EMEA Asset Management business. BMO Global Asset Management North America continues to be part of BMO Financial Group.

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Multi-Asset
7 min watch
December 2021

Weekly review: What will the markets look like after Christmas?

The omicron variant is dominating the headlines. We assess the fundamentals by looking back on a big week for economic data and central bank statements.
Responsible Investment
Myanmar
3 min read
December 2021

ESG Viewpoint: Managing conflict risk: Our engagement with companies in Myanmar

In the wake of February 2021’s military coup, we explore how companies operating in Myanmar are dealing with financial, legal and social risks.
Responsible Investment
Woman presenting to an audience
3 min read
December 2021

ESG knowledge shared: December 2021

Keep up to date with responsible investing through our monthly roundup of highlights – articles we’re reading, podcasts we’re enjoying, useful videos and more.
Responsible Investment
Deforestation
3 min read
December 2021

ESG Viewpoint: Engaging companies on biodiversity

We explore how companies are responding to biodiversity loss and why they need to step up their efforts.
Responsible Investment
Shoal of fish
4 min read
November 2021

Did the biodiversity summit deliver? Assessing COP15 part 1

The rate of biodiversity and ecosystem loss means we’re in a race against time to protect the earth’s life support systems.
Investment Trust
Lots of containers on the ship
6 min read
November 2021

Solving the growth conundrum

Is the global economy about to come to a shuddering halt?