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Roadmap outlines sustainable transformation for finance industry
RACHEL ALEMBAKIS  |  TUESDAY, 24 NOV 2020  |  NEWS
... Investment Association Australasia, the Australian Banking Association, the Insurance Council or the Investor Group on Climate Change, but will be informed by those groups, he adds. "The intention is to establish that permanently, constituted with a ...
Climate Action 100+ adds companies to engagement list
RACHEL ALEMBAKIS  |  THURSDAY, 19 NOV 2020  |  NEWS
... Investment. "Along with governments, the private sector - investors and business -have a key role to play in addressing climate change and driving decarbonisation. Investors are increasing their engagement with companies at a scale and pace that has ...
Investing for the day after tomorrow: Janus Henderson
RACHEL ALEMBAKIS  |  THURSDAY, 19 NOV 2020  |  NEWS
Investing in line with the day after tomorrow means investing in companies that are meeting climate change, human rights, and broad demographic challenges and opportunities, according to Janus Henderson. The Janus Henderson Global Sustainable Equity ...
State of the climate report confirms need for climate-aware investing: Future Super
RACHEL ALEMBAKIS  |  THURSDAY, 19 NOV 2020  |  NEWS
Recent observations by CSIRO and the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) on the pace and severity of climate change "confirms what people already know" and also gives impetus for investing in line with reducing the risks and effects of climate change, according ...
DWS Group Appoints ESG Advisory Board
RACHEL ALEMBAKIS  |  THURSDAY, 19 NOV 2020  |  NEWS
... Board." The DWS ESG Advisory Board members are Peter Damgaard Jensen, chairman of the Institutional Investor Group on Climate Change (IIGCC), the main European investor body focused on climate change. He is also former CEO of the Danish Pension Fund ...
Climate change, SDG impacts of US election
RACHEL ALEMBAKIS  |  FRIDAY, 13 NOV 2020  |  NEWS
... executive actions, such as bringing the US back into the Paris Agreement. This will bring new impetus to address climate change, and also risks seeing Australia left behind, said Jane Rennie, general manager external affairs, CPA Australia. "The climate ...
Companies pledge 100% renewable energy by 2025
RACHEL ALEMBAKIS  |  FRIDAY, 13 NOV 2020  |  NEWS
... set a target and associated roadmap for carbon reduction. "Dealing with the impact of BINGO's contributions to climate change, we recognise that we must reduce our greenhouse gas emissions. Joining RE100 will build on our previous solar panel installation ...
Investing in the low-carbon transition: Ninety One
RACHEL ALEMBAKIS  |  FRIDAY, 13 NOV 2020  |  NEWS
Global investors have a role to play in engaging with companies to manage their climate change risks as well as investing in decarbonisation-exposed companies, according to Ninety One. Listed companies have to spend more on managing climate change and ...
Climate Bond Standard launches shipping criteria for bonds
RACHEL ALEMBAKIS  |  FRIDAY, 13 NOV 2020  |  NEWS
... has launched its shipping criteria, providing a definition to evaluate whether a shipping project contributes to climate change mitigation as a basis for certification for climate bond status. The criteria provide guidance on how companies can the performance ...
AustralianSuper backs net-zero emissions
KARREN VERGARA  |  FRIDAY, 13 NOV 2020  |  NEWS
... has a major role to play in influencing and supporting the broad-based economic transition necessary to manage climate change. "This is in line with global market expectations and consistent with our goal of maximising members' long-term