Why World Bee Day Matters
May 20 marks World Bee Day—but why is safeguarding pollinators so important?
In this Q&A, Elizabeth Cooper, Barings Director, Social Impact, speaks with Hannah Beavers of Freedom Communities about collaborating on a holistic approach to tackling generational poverty in Charlotte.
The Sustainable Development Goals: Explained
What are the Sustainable Development Goals and what's their relevance to investing? Sarah Munday, Head of Sustainability & ESG, and Caroline Murphy, Associate Director, Real Estate Equity, explain Barings' approach.
ESG & Insurance: Exploring the Possibilities
In the first in the series exploring ESG and insurance strategies, Sarah Munday, Head of Sustainability and ESG, Barings, speaks with Nat Barker, Head of Fixed Income Portfolio Management, MassMutual and Emma Sabiiti, Head of ESG Investment Strategy, MassMutual.
Solving for the Climate Transition in High Yield
A holistic approach to climate considerations can offer an opportunity to invest in a diversified portfolio of high yield issuers that are committed to reducing or maintaining a low carbon footprint, while also targeting high current income and capital appreciation.
ESG Integration: Explained
ESG is a term that’s become increasingly widespread over the past few years. But with the many different interpretations surrounding it, what does ESG integration mean? Sarah Munday, Barings’ Head of Sustainability & ESG, explains.
The Crucial Role of Resources in the Great Energy Transition Debate
It is becoming increasingly clear that to improve the chances of achieving Net Zero by 2050, natural resources companies are a key part of the solution—not the problem.