Sustainable Investing Foresight

Engaging on all things ESG

Our PM in the spotlight

Joe Elegante, Senior Portfolio Manager, tackles the tough questions being asked by investors today.

Joe explains why he holds oil and gas companies in sustainable portfolios, when most investors would choose not to, and looks at whether its possible for companies with controversies to be sustainable at the same time.

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#TOGETHERBAND

The 17 United Nations Global Goals are the way to a sustainable future. We've joined forces with BOTTLETOP, a sustainable accessories brand who created #TOGETHERBAND to raise awareness and funds for the goals.

17 goals, 17 bands. You get two bands – one to wear, one to share. And all the profits go to projects working towards the goals. #TOGETHERBAND will unite us as a global community, sharing commitment to all 17 UN Global Goals.


Videos from our SI experts

Celebrating a decade as a PRI signatory

UBS has been a proud PRI signatory since 2009 and this year we were delighted to support PRI in Person as a Gold Partner.


Michael Baldinger

Insights from Global Head of Sustainable and Impact Investing, UBS Asset Management

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