Newsroom

EQ features regularly in the mainstream media and in trade publications: here is a selection of recent articles featuring commentary by the team.

Friday, May 13, 2022

Stocks & Shares: Is Now The Time To Buy The Dip?

Kasim Zhafar, chief investment strategist at EQ Investors, says it is important to retain a sense of perspective: “Market fluctuations are an essential ingredient of investing. Share prices and the stock market can overreact in the short term.” Read more
Thursday, May 12, 2022

Big Green Match Fund raises £2.7mn

The Big Give Green Match Fund, supported by The EQ Foundation has raised £2.7million for 146 environmental charities, with 13,466 people donating and three charities raising over £100,000 each. Read more
Thursday, May 5, 2022

ESG investment requires pragmatism

EQ Investors executive director and chartered financial planner Jeannie Boyle said: “Talk to clients about themes rather than every little thing they want to exclude. Are you interested in investing with companies with high standards for labour investment? That is an example of a good question. Read more
Wednesday, April 27, 2022

In Focus – Are the UK green gilts a damp squib?

EQ Investors director and chartered financial planner Jeannie Boyle regarded the launch positively. “This retail offering is being issued alongside the UK’s first-ever sovereign green bond — or green gilt; together they form a part of the UK’s commitment to reaching net zero by 2050.” Read more
Wednesday, April 20, 2022

EQ launches climate portfolio range

The EQ Climate Action portfolios will focus on companies that have best-in-class climate risk management policies, provide exposure to green projects, and use climate-focused engagement practices to create change in climate laggards. Read more