Trustees

Articles written for Trustees are focused at professional trustees, including accountants, actuaries, lawyers. includes those with oversight of, or fiduciary responsibilities for trust and pension assets. They’re designed to educate, assist and provide insight for those with trustee responsibilities. With our expertise in ethical and sustainable investing we look to educate trustees in the field and the positive impact it can have. We highlight the responsibility for including ethical and sustainable principles in trust management.

Zero hours work: facing the ethical challenge

How ethical investors can show leadership by promoting a corporate social conscience. The COVID-19 pandemic has exposed the vulnerability of…

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The price of conscience: analysing ethical out-performance

Introduction Earlier articles asked why ethical investment matters [1], introduced sustainable (environmental, social and governance, or ESG) investing [2]; or…

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A Target for Carbon-Neutrality

Dr Quintin Rayer and Dr Pete Walton discuss the Net-Zero Carbon 10 target and the growing importance of carbon-neutrality and…

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Zero tolerance: net-zero carbon

Dr Quintin Rayer and Dr Pete Walton tell us how P1’s Net-Zero Carbon 10 target is helping sustainable investors to…

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The roots of ethical investing

Early ethical investing was based on religious teaching. Jewish law dating to Biblical times includes the responsibility of owners to…

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Net Zero Carbon 10 – NZC10

The NZC10 target helps funds better align investment policies with carbon-neutrality, not just emissions reduction. Some emissions are allowed, providing…

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The need for carbon-neutrality

Unsustainable human activities have generated threats including climate change, associated with rising sea levels, extreme weather and flooding. Carbon emissions…

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Sustainable investing: a target for progress towards carbon-neutrality

Despite the growing sense of urgency around tackling climate change, not enough sustainable fund managers are challenging company boards on…

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Introducing Sustainable “ESG” Investing

Different terms are used in ethical investing, such as responsible, sustainable or socially responsible investing.  Companies are encouraged to promote…

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How faith shapes ethical investing

A range of reasons lead investors to invest ethically. Backgrounds can form a part, perhaps individuals want to “give something…

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