Morningstar is a leading provider of independent investment research in North America, Europe, Australia, and Asia. The Company offers an extensive line of products and services for individual investors, financial advisors, asset managers, retirement plan providers and sponsors, and institutional investors in the debt and private capital markets. Morningstar provides data and research insights on a wide range of investment offerings, including managed investment products, publicly listed companies, private capital markets, debt securities, and real-time global market data. Morningstar also offers investment management services through its investment advisory subsidiaries, with approximately $215 billion in assets under advisement and management as of Sept. 30, 2020. The Company has operations in 29 countries. For more information, visit www.morningstar.com/company/esg-investing, www.morningstar.com/en-uk/lp/esg-policy-eu-action-plan and www.morningstar.co.uk Follow Morningstar on Twitter @MorningstarInc.
Federated Hermes is guided by the conviction that responsible investing is the best way to create long-term wealth. We provide specialised capabilities across equity, fixed income and private markets, in addition to multi-asset strategies and liquidity-management solutions. Through pioneering stewardship services, we engage companies on strategic and sustainability concerns to promote investors’ long-term performance and fiduciary interests. Our goals are to help individuals invest and retire better, help clients achieve better risk-adjusted returns, and to contribute to positive outcomes in the wider world. All activities previously carried out by Hermes Investment Management now form the international business of Federated Hermes.
We are a group of passionate individuals who want to help drive change in the investment industry.
We have a keen interest in ethical investing, want to share our expertise, connect with like-minded individuals, and contribute to the evolution of ethical investment approaches.
Through monthly events, weekly newsletters, and roundtables we aim to further the importance, understanding, and role of sustainable investing within the investment management industry.
Our network is a space for debate, discussion, and reflection.
We aim to educate, challenge, and combine our expertise to assist investment managers, investors, and existing initiatives in achieving a more ethical and sustainable world.