India: top of the class investment destination
There is one aspect of investment that all practitioners of this noble art share, which is an immediate attraction to markets that have performed well historically, over those that have done poorly.Read Time: 5 minutes
Why ESG is a material issue in contemporary financial analysis
Research evidence supports the fact that ESG investing is delivering superior returns and that companies with strong sustainability scores show better operational performance and are less risky. Investment strategies that incorporate ESG issues outperform comparable non ESG strategies.Read Time: 6 minutes
Recent red alerts on environment and how they may affect investments!
History is made of turning points and we may be at the cusp of such a moment today as we face the onslaught of climate change and environmental degradation, in our daily lives.Read Time: 6 minutes
India’s entrepreneurial revolution, through the lens of a UK resident
Investors in far-away markets suffer because they are fed information through a lens of how that country is behaving politically in relation to the rest of the world. This tells you virtually nothing about the real outlook.Read Time: 4 minutes
What is ESG Investing?
Abhay Laijawala, Fund Manager, Avendus India ESG Fund in conversation with Melissa Brown, Advisor to the Avendus India ESG Fund and a Board Member of Sustainalytics, a global leader in ESG and corporate governance research and ratings.View Time: 13 minutes
Equity play in a volatile market
Andrew Holland sees the prevalent volatility lasting for at least six months and suggests safe havens to park your wealth.View Time: 3 minutes
Investing in distress – A gold mine or land mine?
We are witnessing a once in a lifetime fire-sale of assets in India and what makes it exciting is that certain strategic assets can be acquired at a deep discount to its replacement value. Assets that have limited operational issues and are only financial distressed can make for a good acquisition.Read Time: 6 minutes