News & Events

As a firm that offers support and guidance to clients each and every day, we wanted to find a way to share our knowledge and understanding of industry trends. Our dedicated News and Events page is a catalogue of internal updates and global ethical news stories. We encourage you to read, share and comment on our posts.

IE News

As the name suggests, our Investing Ethically (IE) news will be specific to the firm. From welcoming new team members, to introducing ethical events; you will learn all you need to know about our team.

IE News Archive

Ethical News

Articles under the Ethical News category will offer a more rounded overview of what is a global sector. To be truly ethical, we make it our duty to stay abreast of immerging markets, to be able to recommend innovative new funds.

Ethical News Archive

MiFID II (we love an acronym)

You may have noticed us referring to ‘new legislation’ and ‘MiFID II’ over recent months (equally you may not!). As this major piece of legislation has been formally adopted from the start of the year, we thought it might be useful to summarise some of the changes we face as an industry and what it…


Stuck in the mud

Yesterday our office adventured into the great outdoors as volunteers at one of our favourite Norfolk fens. As important as Mount Everest Wheatfen Broad is one of the most important sites of its kind in Britain. David Bellamy once said “Wheatfen Broad is, in its way, as important as Mount Everest or the giant redwood…


Kames Capital Ethical Roadshow – Investing in a cleaner future

Yesterday we visited the Kames Capital Ethical Roadshow.  With environmental issues coming increasingly to the fore and more Funds coming to the market looking to satisfy a rise in interest in sustainable investing, this was a great opportunity to hear from arguably one of the most established Ethical and Sustainable investment teams in the market place –…


Autumn Statement review

Chancellor Philip Hammond delivered the Autumn Budget back on 22nd November with the key message being reduction in growth and productivity forecasts along with an increase in the need to borrow. Having this as a backdrop goes someway to explain what was, for many, an underwhelming budget. It’s a shame that given the challenges the…


Good Money Week – Investing Ethically’s Review

  This week is Good Money Week – please visit to find out more. There have been some great articles supporting the event which shows just how easy and accessible ethical investing is, along with facts and figures. This is an opportunity to let people know they have sustainable and ethical options when it comes to…


UK government launches plan to accelerate growth of green finance

New measures will build on the UK’s global leadership in Green Finance as part of the move to a low carbon economy. Government establishes taskforce of senior financial experts to accelerate growth of Green Finance and the UK’s low carbon economy. Proposals announced today will build on the UK’s global leadership, including development of world’s first…


Have you noticed a change to fund names – who are Liontrust?

Liontrust Asset Management Plc., the specialist independent fund management group has purchased the entire issued share capital of Alliance Trust Investments Limited (ATI) for a total consideration of around £30 million. The acquisition of ATI, including 11 sustainable investment funds managed by the ATI Investment Team, is attractive to Liontrust for a number of reasons: The acquisition…