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Investment Technology

Five tips for automating ESG in the investment process

The rapid growth of sustainable and impact investing is accelerating and the buy-side is making a concerted effort to respond to the needs of their clients. Early in 2020 Deloitte asserted “ESG-mandated assets in the United States could grow almost three times as fast as non-ESG-mandated assets to comprise half of all professionally managed investments by 2025.” In addition, a September 2020 survey conducted by JPMorgan Asset Management asking investors about their ETF usage found 72% of respondents predicted there will be "strong growth" in ESG ETFs while 52% said thematic ETFs.

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Joel
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Engineering

Learning Rust in Lockdown

The COVID19 lockdown has been a pretty challenging time for everyone. Staying sane without the social interactions we normally have can be difficult. I took the time to learn a new programming language. This served several purposes.

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Paul
Investment Technology

FINBOURNE interviews Michelle Calcutt and Andrew Morrison, Aviva Investors

In this interview, Gus Sekhon, our head of product, sits down with Aviva Investors’ Michelle Calcutt and Andrew Morrison to talk all things customer experience related. Michelle heads up the client experience team at Aviva Investors and is responsible for the end-to-end client journey, the interactions they have and how to improve this. Andrew is head of client experience enablement and is focused on delivering this change. Our discussion was inspired by a recent Aviva Investors whitepaper – The CX Factor.

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Gus
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Careers

Hiring new joiners in lockdown: what we’ve learned

During the last three months, we’ve welcomed ten new joiners to FINBOURNE whilst operating remotely. Here’s what we’ve learned over the lockdown period about what is, even in normal times, such a vital and interpersonal experience to get right. We discuss how we help people to connect, maintain our culture, develop relationships and retain focus on our goals. We include feedback from line managers and new joiners, and what we’ve changed in our processes.

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Rosie

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