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Important information: The value of investments can go down as well as up so you may get back less than you invest. Investors should note that the views expressed may no longer be current and may have already been acted upon. This information is not a personal recommendation for any particular investment. If you are unsure about the suitability of an investment you should speak to one of Fidelity’s advisers or an authorised financial adviser of your choice.

The quickest way to reduce your carbon footprint today

Putting pension savings on a green footing is 21 times more powerful than other steps

Five sustainable investment trends for 2022

What to focus on in the year ahead

Greenwashing - how to spot it and what to do about it

In the shadows of ESG investing

Becks Nunn

Will electric cars get cheaper?

Lithium shortages could make electric car buyers think again.

Becks Nunn

Becks Nunn Fidelity International - 09 Aug 2022

Nick Sudbury

Greencoat UK Wind Investment Trust

Renewable energy trusts the chief beneficiaries of the surge in power prices

Nick Sudbury

Nick Sudbury Investment writer - 09 Aug 2022

Nafeesa Zaman

Why it pays to invest in companies that want happy employees

Happy employees can equal more productivity and profit

Nafeesa Zaman

Nafeesa Zaman Fidelity International - 21 Jul 2022

Cherry Reynard

Elon, Tesla & the ‘S’ in ESG

The importance of the ‘S’ factor

Cherry Reynard

Cherry Reynard Investment writer - 08 Jun 2022

Cherry Reynard

Is your sustainable investment making a difference to net zero?

Net zero commitments are not always what they seem

Cherry Reynard

Cherry Reynard Investment writer - 10 May 2022

Cherry Reynard

How might the war in Ukraine affect renewables?

A widespread dependence on fossil fuels still exists

Cherry Reynard

Cherry Reynard Investment writer - 30 Mar 2022

Toby Sims
Toby Sims

Toby Sims Fidelity International - 07 Mar 2022

Toby Sims

Financial Friday: Which ESG funds are investors buying?

The most popular ESG funds on our platform last year

Toby Sims

Toby Sims Fidelity International - 04 Feb 2022

Toby Sims

Welcome to our Sustainable Investment Finder

Our tool that helps you find investments to suit your principles

Toby Sims

Toby Sims Fidelity International - 25 Jan 2022

Toby Sims

The top 10 best-selling funds over 2021 with Fidelity

What have you been buying this year?

Toby Sims

Toby Sims Fidelity International - 21 Dec 2021

Becks Nunn
Becks Nunn

Becks Nunn Fidelity International - 16 Dec 2021

Cherry Reynard

Five sustainable investment trends for 2022

What to focus on in the year ahead

Cherry Reynard

Cherry Reynard Investment writer - 14 Dec 2021

Toby Sims

Can we expect a “Santa Rally” for US markets this Christmas?

In this podcast Fidelity's Toby Sims and Tom Stevenson discuss whether the US bull run can continue.

Toby Sims

Toby Sims Fidelity International - 25 Nov 2021

Cherry Reynard

What were investors buying in October 2021?

The rules of investing are changing

Cherry Reynard

Cherry Reynard Investment writer - 04 Nov 2021

Ed Monk

COP26 and the challenge of meeting climate targets

This week, we’ll take the temperature of the ongoing wrangling at the COP26 summit on climate change.

Ed Monk

Ed Monk Fidelity International - 03 Nov 2021

Tom Stevenson

Market news today - 1 November 2021

What’s driving your investments this week?

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Fidelity International - 01 Nov 2021

Tom Stevenson

An inconvenient truth: polluting stocks may be coming back into fashion

Energy crisis pushes investors back towards companies exploiting natural resources

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Fidelity International - 29 Oct 2021

Tom Stevenson

Why COP26 matters

What you need to know about the Glasgow climate summit

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Fidelity International - 28 Oct 2021

Toby Sims

NS&I Green Savings Bond: worth it - or will I lose money?

NS&I’s green bond has met a lukewarm reception

Toby Sims

Toby Sims Fidelity International - 26 Oct 2021

Tom Stevenson

Market news today - 25 October 2021

What’s driving your investments this week?

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Fidelity International - 25 Oct 2021

Cherry Reynard

Baillie Gifford Positive Change Fund

Can your investments make a change for the better?

Cherry Reynard

Cherry Reynard Investment writer - 19 Oct 2021

Tom Stevenson

Market news today - 18 October 2021

What’s driving your investments this week?

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Fidelity International - 18 Oct 2021

Ed Monk

The quickest way to reduce your carbon footprint today

Putting pension savings on a green footing is 21 times more powerful than other steps

Ed Monk

Ed Monk Fidelity International - 15 Oct 2021

Graham Smith

Should I buy an electric car?

EVs are moving into the mainstream

Graham Smith

Graham Smith Investment writer - 06 Oct 2021

Ed Monk

Will ESG investing become the default option?

In this podcast Ed Monk and Toby Sims discuss whether you really can put your money to use saving the planet.

Ed Monk

Ed Monk Fidelity International - 06 Oct 2021

Cherry Reynard

The growth of sustainable investment options

Can you really build a sustainable and diversified portfolio?

Cherry Reynard

Cherry Reynard Investment writer - 04 Oct 2021

Emma-Lou Montgomery

Can you really ‘do good’ and make money?

Now is the time to think about investing for the greater good

Emma-Lou Montgomery

Emma-Lou Montgomery Fidelity International - 01 Oct 2021

Graham Smith

What Biden’s infrastructure bill could mean for markets

Opportunity for the US to lead the green transition

Graham Smith

Graham Smith Investment writer - 29 Sep 2021

Emma-Lou Montgomery

Just how expensive could oil get?

The supply and demand issue on forecourts is a drop in the ocean

Emma-Lou Montgomery

Emma-Lou Montgomery Fidelity International - 28 Sep 2021

Cherry Reynard

Beyond climate change: the other ESG megatrends

4 significant ESG megatrends you need to be aware of

Cherry Reynard

Cherry Reynard Investment writer - 13 Sep 2021

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