Handelsbanken's UK manager Heartwood launches sustainable multi-asset funds

Jonathan Boyd
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Heartwood Investment Management, the boutique owned by Sweden's Handelsbanken, has launched four multi-asset funds using sustainability critiera that aim to provide a boost to the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). The Defensive, Cautious, Balance and Growth Sustainable portfolios rely on negative screening for tobacco, alcohol, weapons, adult entertainment and gambling; apply ESG integration to identify and incentivise companies and governments on their ESG impacts; and seek to impact in areas such as social housing and renewable energy in line with the SDGs. As multi-asset fun...

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Jonathan Boyd
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