Food ingredient firm Corbion to expand lactic acid production capacity

30 July 2020

Investors see ESG-compliant projects as safe havens: deVere report

As investors exercise ever-greater caution amid the Covid-19 pandemic, investments that meet ESG criteria are rising in popularity due to their less risky nature, according to a new report. By...

29 July 2020

Sustainable investing brings foreign investors to Brazil

Brazil’s sustainable and impact investing landscape has been increasingly appearing on the radars of foreign investors in recent years. Viola Caon assesses which sectors present the greatest opportunities for such...

28 July 2020

Research finds SWFs struggling with lack of resilience

Global SWF’s GSR scorecard shows sovereign wealth funds (SWFs) and pension funds are performing well when it comes to governance and sustainability, but resilience scores are disappointing. Viola Caon reports.

27 July 2020

Transition economies set to lose momentum as recession looms

The lockdowns caused by Covid-19 and the global recession likely to follow mean that FDI into and out of transition economies will be severely impacted, according to an Unctad report....

24 July 2020

Covid-19 impact leads to greater civil unrest risk in 37 countries: Verisk Maplecroft

As the economic impact of coronavirus unfolds, 37 emerging markets are at most risk of mass protests in the coming months, a recent report shows. By Sebastian Shehadi.

23 July 2020

Home comforts endure for UK financial service workers

UK financial service workers look set to stay away from the office in spite of efforts by the prime minister to lure them back, a new piece of research confirms....