Infrastructure
IFM Investors
Rapid technological changes are challenging historical assumptions about how infrastructure assets are operated and designed, and shifting the way consumers interact with infrastructure companies.
Corporate
With the support of IFM’s community grants program, Aqualia has partnered with bird conservation organisation SEO Birdlife to restore a lagoon ecosystem in Medina del Campo that is part of a waste water treatment system.
Corporate

Kashi Trathen,
Associate Director, Debt Investments

The recent flattening of the yield curve has occurred very quickly and suggests the recovery may not be as strong as previously thought.
Corporate

Kyle Mangini,
Global Head of Infrastructure

IFM Investors has set a 2030 interim emissions reduction target of more than one million metric tons of CO2e for its infrastructure asset class, as part of its commitment to target net zero by 2050.
Economic Update

Alex Joiner,
Chief Economist

Many advanced economies are close to ‘peak rebound’ from pandemic driven recessions, with the tailwinds of expansionary fiscal and monetary policy set to fade and supply constraints posing a headwind to future growth.
Infrastructure
Recorded by Alex in Melbourne’s ongoing lockdown, this edition of IFM’s Monthly Economic Update with Chief Economist Alex Joiner focuses on global central banks.
Debt Investments

Phelim Bolger,
Director, IFM Investors

As economies rebuild post-COVID, aided by government infrastructure investment, we expect increasing investment opportunity in infrastructure debt that can provide resilient income and relatively low risk compared to other fixed income alternatives.
Listed Equities
One approach that investors can take to manage climate related risk in equity portfolio.
Listed Equities
Anglian Water’s 2030 net zero carbon routemap is an important milestone in the company’s sustainability journey.
Infrastructure
Recorded by Alex in the most recent Melbourne lockdown, this edition of IFM’s Monthly Economic Update with Chief Economist Alex Joiner analyses the resurgence of COVID-19.
Infrastructure
Efforts to reduce carbon emissions and improve energy efficiencies have earned Manchester Airports Group (MAG) a #23 ranking in a list of Europe’s top 300 climate leaders for 2021.
Infrastructure
IFM’s role as a long-term equity partner in Manchester Airports Group has been featured in a PensionsEurope and ITN Productions Industry News report.
Corporate
In early 2021, IFM updated our corporate parental leave policy. Global Head of People and Culture Amelia McArdle explains how enabling parents to fully participate in early-age child care is helping IFM to create an inclusive workplace.
Infrastructure
In this edition of IFM’s Monthly Economic Update, Chief Economist Alex Joiner discusses the recent shift in US interest rate expectations in response to emerging inflationary pressures.
Corporate
With global economies recovering and inflation pressures rising, Kashi Trathen discusses his views on Australia’s steep yield curve.
Corporate
The future of work, investing in health and safety, and the importance of the ‘S’ in ESG were the main topics at the Pension Investment Research Consultants’ (PIRC) inaugural ‘WORK’ Conference, held in the UK in early May.
Economic Update

Alex Joiner,
Chief Economist

Advanced economies will experience stronger near-term growth as economies re-open and are fuelled by ongoing stimulus. Recent US inflation concerns have impacted markets but should be transitory as demand and supply normalise following the recovery phase.
Corporate
IFM Investors continues to work collaboratively with our investors and other investment industry stakeholders globally to promote improved management and disclosure of climate-related risks.
Infrastructure
In this edition of IFM’s Monthly Economic Update, Chief Economist Alex Joiner discusses the disparate Q1 “growth pulse” across the major global economies.
Corporate
The cornerstone of our responsible investment and stewardship approach is managing a range of risks and opportunities relating to environmental, social and governance (ESG) considerations.