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

Friday, August 13, 2021

Funds turn to The Matrix to see climate risks coming

Louisiana Salge, senior sustainability specialist at EQ Investors, warns both fund managers and rating agencies often are not going far enough in their research, and may miss important data. She helps select funds to build positive impact portfolios that EQ Investors’ own advisers and others can use but warns many of the metrics used by rating firms can be meaningless for end-users. Read more
Thursday, July 29, 2021

What is an NS&I Green Savings Bond?

What are the Government's new NS&I Green Savings Bonds? EQ's Jeannie Boyle looks at what we know, including what they will invest in and how much interest you would be likely to earn. Read more
Sunday, July 25, 2021

Mail on Sunday: Why being a lazy investor could make you richer!

Daniel Bland, head of sustainable investment management at EQ Investors, recommends this hands-off strategy: "If someone's managing everything for you, only look once or twice a year to make sure it's doing what you expected. Relax and let your investments do all the hard work." Read more
Friday, July 23, 2021

The 60/40 portfolio won’t impress young clients

Last year, EQ Investors’ head of investing, Sophie Kennedy, told Citywire that the firm was moving in this direction. ‘We’re really finding less of our core ideas at the moment from a regional perspective, it’s much more thematic-focused,’ she said. Read more
Thursday, July 22, 2021

Offices open, masks on: How advisers reacted to Freedom Day

EQ Investors is encouraging the team to start returning to the office at a pace they are comfortable with. We will be using a two-two-one schedule, where team members will work two days in the office, two at home and one day either in the office or home. Read more