Fund manager engagement is crucial to business change – but how does it work in practice? Columbia Threadneedle Investment fund manager Sonal Sagar and analyst Michael Hamblett explain their strategy on the Threadneedle UK Sustainable Equity Fund
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The need for fund managers to go above and beyond when it comes to sustainable investing strategies is essential as the sector’s popularity continues to increase. We speak to Columbia Threadneedle Investments fund manager Sonal Sagar about how they are...
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Investors have seen a rapid move towards ESG over the last few years, but this is also changing the broader approach to investing ideas according to Columbia Threadneedle Investments fund manager Sonal Sagar.
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