We help investors and their stakeholders to realise their shared purpose and interdependence, embrace sustainability, and participate in a movement for positive social, environmental and economic change.
Asset management will be renewed and reinvigorated by a sense of authenticity and compassion, argues the founder and MD of Arkadiko Partners.
Over the past decade, climate change has crept up the agenda of just about all investment houses. It’s barely possible to find an asset manager that doesn’t dedicate pages to its environmental, social and governance (ESG) policies...
Whilst gender diversity has been a growing priority for several years, investors have not approached racial diversity with similar enthusiasm and urgency.
Colin Melvin talks to ABC journalist David Speers asking the question of whether capitalism can deliver fairness, equity and good environmental outcomes.
This crisis may be an opportunity for transformational change, and Colin Melvin sees investment managers starting to realise their shared purpose with their clients.
Colin Melvin, at Arkadiko Partners, said that after the crisis he expects investment to flow increasingly towards companies perceived to offer wider social benefits.
Colin Melvin, founder of Arkadiko Partners, a consultancy that works with investors to improve their stakeholder relationships, says: “For much of my career, investors’ unspoken purpose was if you maximise value, everything else will be fine"...
So often, I hear the sentence: “It’s impossible to integrate ESG (environmental, social and governance) factors without sacrificing performance.”
Ultimately, investors and firms have shared interests in responsible investing and long-term success that can be achieved through responsible…