Sustainable investment

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Chris Smalling unveils Nike’s Happy Pineapple trainers

The footballer explains why he invested in pineapple leather
2 Jul 2021
SDGs will usher in a 'radical shift in development'
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SDGs will usher in a 'radical shift in development'

'Encouraging sustainable investment can put us on a path to achieve Sustainable Development Goals'
28 Oct 2015
A round-up of Alliance Trust's collaboration with The Week
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A round-up of Alliance Trust's collaboration with The Week

From investment basics to the impact of your money on the world around you – a look back on our collaboration with Alliance Trust
22 Oct 2015
Sustainable Investment
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Sustainable Investment

The Week, in association with Alliance Trust
22 Oct 2015
The legacy of the Volkswagen emissions scandal
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The legacy of the Volkswagen emissions scandal

Many analysts are predicting the demise of diesel technology in favour of greener alternatives
19 Oct 2015
Africa can 'quadruple share of renewable energy by 2030'
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Africa can 'quadruple share of renewable energy by 2030'

The continent holds 'some of the best renewable energy resources in the world', says IRENA
16 Oct 2015
Take the stress out of investment
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Take the stress out of investment

With the right knowledge and tools, you can create a fertile soil in which your investments can flourish
15 Oct 2015

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Fossil fuel divestment at £2.6tn amid climate change fears
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Fossil fuel divestment at £2.6tn amid climate change fears

Leonardo DiCaprio joins campaign to pull funds out of oil, coal and gas companies to stave off global warming
6 Oct 2015
When to raise rates: the Fed's exquisite dilemma
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When to raise rates: the Fed's exquisite dilemma

There is no inflationary pressure, which makes it hard to justify tightening policy
1 Oct 2015
What is an open-ended investment fund?
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What is an open-ended investment fund?

How collective investment can help spread and reduce risk by pooling your money with that of other investors
21 Sep 2015
What is an investment trust?
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What is an investment trust?

How investment trusts can offer savers a stable long-term return
7 Sep 2015
How will climate change affect your investments?
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How will climate change affect your investments?

Climate change is on the agenda for many countries and companies, and it should increasingly be a concern for investors too
29 Jul 2015
Split predicted among interest rate setters next month
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Split predicted among interest rate setters next month

'Number' of Monetary Policy Committee membersconsidered raising rates as early as this month
24 Jul 2015
China stocks rise four sessions in a row after turbulence
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China stocks rise four sessions in a row after turbulence

Beijing could protect investors by creating modern capital market, says former US Treasury secretary
22 Jul 2015
Compounding success
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Compounding success

What is compound interest and how does it work? Find out in our concise briefing
6 Jul 2015
Pension changes: thousands spending on cars and holidays
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Pension changes: thousands spending on cars and holidays

Around 60,000 people have taken advantage of the government's new pensions system since April
18 Jun 2015
Economics: understanding interest rates and inflation
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Economics: understanding interest rates and inflation

Understanding how the major economic indicators work will make you better equipped to react to the big economic changes ahead
3 Jun 2015
How the markets reacted to the new Tory government
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How the markets reacted to the new Tory government

Sterling, bonds and equities surged after the general election - but is this just the calm before the storm?
14 May 2015
Election 2015: how will the markets react after polling day?
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Election 2015: how will the markets react after polling day?

What the outcome of the election could mean for the pound, bonds and equities when markets re-open
7 May 2015
How long-term investing can offer a sustainable return
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How long-term investing can offer a sustainable return

Taking a long-term view means your portfolio can ride out short-term fluctuations in value
23 Apr 2015
Investing: Ten guidelines to long-term investment
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Investing: Ten guidelines to long-term investment

Learn how to reap the benefits of investing from a young age with these ten quick guidelines
7 Apr 2015
Pension changes: 'savers should wait to cash in nest egg'
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Pension changes: 'savers should wait to cash in nest egg'

Pensions minister suggests savers could benefit from a 'decade of innovation' if they take their time
2 Apr 2015
Five companies that typify sustainable investment
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Five companies that typify sustainable investment

Investing money can benefit you as well as the planet - here are five companies involved in sustainable business
13 Mar 2015
Understanding investment
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Understanding investment

Investing in the stock market may be easier than you think – here's how to get started
13 Mar 2015
How to foster investment skills in your children
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How to foster investment skills in your children

It's important for parents to foster the right investment skills in their children from a young age - here's how to get started
13 Mar 2015
Understanding investment risk… and returns
Understanding risk... and returns
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Understanding investment risk… and returns

How weighing up the potential risk and return of your investments can help you build a balanced, successful portfolio
13 Mar 2015
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