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Australia to join climate resilience investment initiative
RACHEL ALEMBAKIS  |  MONDAY, 25 JAN 2021  |  NEWS
... about taking practical actions to help our environment, our communities and our economy deal with the impacts of climate change that are already taking place. "We are focussed on the steps we can take now and in the future to create a more resilient ...
Biden inauguration brings climate challenge for Australia
RACHEL ALEMBAKIS  |  THURSDAY, 21 JAN 2021  |  NEWS
... countries that have committed to decarbonization by mid-century, noted Emma Herd, CEO of the Investor Group on Climate Change (IGCC). "For Australia, our trade is directly impacted by the decarbonisation drive in a big way," Herd said. "Whether it's ...
Global impact bond issuance spike in 2020
RACHEL ALEMBAKIS  |  THURSDAY, 21 JAN 2021  |  NEWS
... increased its issuance dramatically since introducing a green bond program in 2017. Kendall also pointed to the area of climate change transition bonds as an area of growth. Transition bonds are those issued by government and companies that fund activities ...
Thai regulator becomes TCFD suppporter
RACHEL ALEMBAKIS  |  WEDNESDAY, 20 JAN 2021  |  NEWS
... official TCFD supporter since 30 December 2020, which marks another important step to address the global trend of climate change management in the Thai capital market," said Ruenvadee Suwanmongkol, SEC secretary-general. " ... [S]uch efforts are fundamental ...
Integrating ESG to manage risks of high yield credit
RACHEL ALEMBAKIS  |  MONDAY, 18 JAN 2021  |  NEWS
... specifically, but as environmental data and data relating to carbon emission intensity and other metrics related to climate change has improved, that has impacted on analysis in the high yield space. Portfolio managers of high yield credit strategies ...
ESG funds show strong risk-adjusted returns: Rainmaker
RACHEL ALEMBAKIS  |  THURSDAY, 14 JAN 2021  |  NEWS
... the investment decision-making process, whether that be from a strategic asset allocation position, considering climate change scenario testing at a strategic asset allocation level and what that means ... all the way to setting medium term strategies ...
Australian Ethical tops $5 billion in assets under management
RACHEL ALEMBAKIS  |  THURSDAY, 14 JAN 2021  |  NEWS
... inflows into investments which are making a sustainable difference. It also amplifies that right to be listened to on climate change and other ethical issues and frameworks." The scaling of Australian Ethical's business also permits growth in other ...
Fund supports deidentified recruitment
ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  THURSDAY, 14 JAN 2021  |  NEWS
... does not look at CVs or resumes when hiring. "At Future Super, we're working to deliver a future free from climate change and inequality, and our actions need to match our words. However, our track record with the diversity of our own team hasn't ...
SSGA to use proxy vote over ethnic, racial diversity
RACHEL ALEMBAKIS  |  WEDNESDAY, 13 JAN 2021  |  NEWS
... addresses racial and ethnic diversity within its own company. The letter also reiterates SSGA's approaches on climate change. Last year, SSGA joined Climate Action 100+. "The letter reinforces our approach around climate change as a systemic risk," ...
Global fund managers unite to accelerate natural capital investment
RACHEL ALEMBAKIS  |  TUESDAY, 12 JAN 2021  |  NEWS
... HSBC Pollination Climate Asset Management is a joint venture between HSBC Global Asset Management and specialist climate change advisory and investment firm Pollination. As previously reported in FS Sustainability , HSBC Pollination Climate Asset Management ...