VTB becomes 'first in Russia' to launch responsible investment funds

VTB becomes 'first in Russia' to launch responsible investment funds

VTB Capital Investment has launched responsible investment funds, the first company in Russia to do so. When managing assets, the investment team is guided by the ESG criteria (environmental, social, governance) and focuses not only on financial aspects, but also on factors related to the company's environmental, social and management policies. VTB offers clients two such funds - for investment in shares and bonds of Russian companies. Responsible investment is an approach to capital al...

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Christopher Copper-Ind

Christopher Copper-Ind is editor-in-chief of International Investment. Before this, he was editorial director of The Business Year, from 2014 to 2017.