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

Christmas Donations from Investing Ethically Ltd

We supported The Benjamin Foundation again this year with Christmas presents for those they support. They are a charity that exists to help people to deal with many of the challenges that life throws at them. Started in Norfolk in 1994, and in 2016 expanded into Suffolk. Their work covers the following areas: Homelessness – Accommodation centres…

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Exam Success in the office

Debbie in our office has successfully passed the Chartered Insurance Institute exam on Financial Protection and Hannah also passed the Financial Services, regulation and ethics exam.  These exams both form part of the Diploma in Regulated Financial Planning which both ladies are working towards. Achieving the Diploma qualification allows them to work as an adviser (subject to other regulatory requirements). To achieve…

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Sustainable Ethical Financial Planner of the Year Winner

The Money Management Financial Planner Awards 2018 resulted with a first for Investing Ethically. Lisa Hardman one of our chartered financial planners was recognised as the winner of the Sustainable Ethical Financial Planner Category.  These annual awards have long recognised the very best of the advice profession. To be eligible for the award candidates had to submit a…

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Investing Ethically finalists – Sustainable Ethical Planner of the Year

We recently entered the 2018 Money Management Financial Planner Awards, the Sustainable Ethical Planner category. The Awards have long recognised the very best of the advice profession. These accolades are truly valued by the industry – and acknowledge the best-performing financial planners. Sustainable Ethical Financial Planning The Awards focus on the work advisers undertake day in, day…

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Investing Ethically joins Dementia Friends Initiative

Alzheimer’s Society’s Dementia Friends programme is the biggest ever initiative to change people’s perceptions of dementia. It aims to transform the way the nation thinks, acts and talks about the condition. What is Dementia Dementia is caused by a number of diseases that affect the brain. The most common is Alzheimer’s but diseases also include vascular dementia, dementia with Lewy…

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Who Funds the World? Get Ready for Good Money Week 2018

Good Money Week is the campaign to help grow and raise awareness of sustainable, responsible and ethical finance. This year, it takes place between 29th September – 5th October 2018. It brings together people from all walks of life and levels of income, financial advisers, charities, faith communities, student groups and financial institutions to help grow…

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British pension schemes to disclose climate change strategy

British pension trustees will be required to show scheme members how they account for a range of financially material risks such as those related to climate change when investing, under new rules announced earlier this month. The rules come into force on Oct. 1, 2019.  They will force trustees of defined contribution schemes to produce…

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Gender Diversity Across our Fund Managers

We announced earlier in March that we had signed the HM Treasury Women in Finance Charter. This commits Investing Ethically Ltd to a pledge for gender balance across financial services. To coincide with signing the charter, we wanted to ask some of our main fund managers who we invest with what they are doing about gender…

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Kames Capital fixed income duo: Their top five ethical bonds

A recent article in Investment Week magazine provides a great insight from Iain Buckle and Euan McNeil. They co-manage the £465m Kames Ethical Corporate Bond fund. The article highlights their top five ethical bonds in their portfolio. The Kames Ethical Corporate Bond fund was one of the first of its type when it launched in 2000 and celebrates its 18th birthday. Like…

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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 –…

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