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Investments made with the intention to generate positive, measurable social and environmental impact alongside a financial return.

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Positive Impact Report 2021
Positive Impact Report 2021

Awards super six for EQ Investors in September
Awards super six for EQ Investors in September

You’re invited to our autumn webinar series
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Positive Impact Report 2021 10 min read

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EQ’s 2021 impact report outlines the environmental and social benefits linked to its clients’ investments in the EQ Positive Impact portfolios.

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Awards super six for EQ Investors in September

EQ Investors has picked up six industry accolades over the course of the last month.

Ben Faulkner
Ben Faulkner,

06/10/2021

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You’re invited to our autumn webinar series

We'll be running a series of highly educational webinars this Autumn all tailored towards sustainability issues.

Ben Faulkner
Ben Faulkner,

24/09/2021

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Five sustainable investing myths debunked

Whilst the number of investors who would like to make a positive impact to society and the environment continues to grow. We still encounter misconceptions that prevent some from taking the plunge. This piece dispels some of the common myths associated with sustainable investing.

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Investors managing $46 trillion in assets urge governments to undertake five priority actions to accelerate climate investment before COP26

EQ Investors joins global investors' call to governments to step up climate response ahead of 26th United Nations Climate Conference in Glasgow in November (COP26).

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Climate change: The investment perspective

Climate change is a major emerging risk management challenge.

Damien Lardoux
Damien Lardoux,

13/09/2021

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Climate change: what the new IPCC report means for investors

On Monday the International panel on climate change (IPCC) released its latest report.

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Positive Impact Portfolios – Q3 2021 update

The EQ Positive Impact Portfolios invest in companies that are making a positive impact on society and the environment by providing solutions to real world problems.

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NS&I’s new Green Savings Bonds – details revealed

NS&I has revealed its Green Savings Bonds, due to launch later this year, will be three-year fixed-term products.

Jeannie Boyle
Jeannie Boyle,

26/07/2021

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Countdown to COP26

During the first two weeks of November later this year, the UK will host in Glasgow the 26th UN Climate Change Conference of the Parties, also called COP26.

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What does net zero emissions mean for big oil?

Growing pressure on international oil and gas companies to set short-, medium- and long-term targets that are consistent with the Paris Agreement.

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Positive Impact Portfolios: Q2 update

The EQ Positive Impact Portfolios invest in companies that are making a positive impact on society and the environment by providing solutions to real world problems.

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Earth Day 2021

Today is Earth Day – a day that has been used for over 50 years to raise awareness of environmental challenges, better our environmental consciousness and incentivise collective action to tackle problems that affect us all.

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Future Leaders – Cautious

This portfolio maintains a bias towards lower volatility investments with equity holdings limited to 50%. It focuses on capital protection with a moderate participation in equity market growth, and aims to reduce investment risk by diversifying across regions and asset classes.

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Future Leaders – Cautious Plus

This portfolio maintains a bias towards lower volatility investments with equity holdings limited to 60%. It focuses on capital protection with a moderate participation in equity market growth, and aims to reduce investment risk by diversifying across regions and asset classes.

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Future Leaders – Balanced

This portfolio has a range of investments with different risks, where equity holdings are limited to 70%. It aims to reduce investment risk by diversifying across regions and asset classes, and achieve a balance of capital protection and participation in equity market growth.

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Future Leaders – Balanced Plus

This portfolio has a range of investments with different risks, where equity holdings are limited to 80%. It aims to reduce investment risk by diversifying across regions and asset classes, and achieve a balance of capital protection and participation in equity market growth.

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Future Leaders – Adventurous

This portfolio maintains a bias towards higher volatility investments, with up to 90% invested in equity funds. It aims to diversify risk by investing across regions, and enhance returns through its asset allocation strategy and fund selections.

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Future Leaders – Adventurous Plus

This portfolio maintains a bias towards higher volatility investments, with up to 95% invested in equity funds. It aims to diversify risk by investing across regions, and enhance returns through its asset allocation strategy and fund selections.

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Future Leaders – All Equity

This portfolio is designed for the most adventurous risk profile, with up to 100% invested in equity funds. It is unconstrained by selection criteria within the universe of available equity funds, and can make concentrated investments, use sector specific funds, and invest in any geographic region. As a high risk portfolio, its performance is expected to be volatile.

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Best Ideas – Cautious

This portfolio maintains a bias towards lower volatility investments with equity holdings limited to 50%. It focuses on capital protection with a moderate participation in equity market growth, and aims to reduce investment risk by diversifying across regions and asset classes.

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Best Ideas – Cautious Plus

This portfolio maintains a bias towards lower volatility investments with equity holdings limited to 60%. It focuses on capital protection with a moderate participation in equity market growth, and aims to reduce investment risk by diversifying across regions and asset classes.

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Best Ideas – Balanced

This portfolio has a range of investments with different risks, where equity holdings are limited to 70%. It aims to reduce investment risk by diversifying across regions and asset classes, and achieve a balance of capital protection and participation in equity market growth.

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Best Ideas – Balanced Plus

This portfolio has a range of investments with different risks, where equity holdings are limited to 80%. It aims to reduce investment risk by diversifying across regions and asset classes, and achieve a balance of capital protection and participation in equity market growth.

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Best Ideas – Adventurous

This portfolio maintains a bias towards higher volatility investments, with up to 90% invested in equity funds. It aims to diversify risk by investing across regions, and enhance returns through its asset allocation strategy and fund selections.

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Factsheet

Best Ideas – Adventurous Plus

This portfolio maintains a bias towards higher volatility investments, with up to 95% invested in equity funds. It aims to diversify risk by investing across regions, and enhance returns through its asset allocation strategy and fund selections. 

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Factsheet

Best Ideas – All Equity

This portfolio is designed for the most adventurous risk profile, with up to 100% invested in equity funds. It is unconstrained by selection criteria within the universe of available equity funds, and can make concentrated investments, use sector specific funds, and invest in any geographic region. As a high risk portfolio, its performance is expected to be volatile.

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Positive Impact – Cautious

This portfolio maintains a bias towards lower volatility investments with equity holdings limited to 50%. It focuses on capital protection with a moderate participation in equity market growth, and aims to reduce investment risk by diversifying across regions and asset classes.

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Factsheet

Positive Impact – Cautious Plus

This portfolio maintains a bias towards lower volatility investments with equity holdings limited to 60%. It focuses on capital protection with a moderate participation in equity market growth, and aims to reduce investment risk by diversifying across regions and asset classes.

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Factsheet

Factsheet

Positive Impact – Balanced

This portfolio has a range of investments with different risks, where equity holdings are limited to 70%. It aims to reduce investment risk by diversifying across regions and asset classes, and achieve a balance of capital protection and participation in equity market growth.

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Factsheet

Factsheet

Positive Impact – Balanced Plus

This portfolio has a range of investments with different risks, where equity holdings are limited to 80%. It aims to reduce investment risk by diversifying across regions and asset classes, and achieve a balance of capital protection and participation in equity market growth.

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Factsheet

Positive Impact – Adventurous

This portfolio maintains a bias towards higher volatility investments, with up to 90% invested in equity funds. It aims to diversify risk by investing across regions, and enhance returns through its asset allocation strategy and fund selections.

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Factsheet

Positive Impact – Adventurous Plus

This portfolio maintains a bias towards higher volatility investments, with up to 95% invested in equity funds. It aims to diversify risk by investing across regions, and enhance returns through its asset allocation strategy and fund selections.

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