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Greenwashing a barrier to responsible investment uptake

RACHEL ALEMBAKIS  |  THURSDAY, 16 NOV 2023  |  NEWS
Investors considering responsible investment products say greenwashing, lack of understanding of methodology used by managers and a desire for financial advice first is stopping them from investing. According to the third 2023 Responsible Investing ...

Assessing companies ability to make the low carbon transition

RACHEL ALEMBAKIS  |  MONDAY, 6 NOV 2023  |  NEWS
... Research Institute at the London School of Economics. It is also supported by the UN backed Principles for Responsible Investment (PRI). There is an Australian-specific index that combines large and mid-cap equities, Campos noted. "It's a bit of ...

PRI, CFA Institute and GSIA agree to common RI definitions

RACHEL ALEMBAKIS  |  MONDAY, 6 NOV 2023  |  NEWS
... responsible investing. CFA Institute, the Global Sustainable Investment Alliance (GSIA), and Principles for Responsible Investment (PRI) have published the Definitions for Responsible Investment Approaches, which defines and gives explanations for the ...

Treasury launches sustainable finance strategy

RACHEL ALEMBAKIS  |  THURSDAY, 2 NOV 2023  |  NEWS
... creating a sustainable labellign regime for investment projecst and will commence work on this in 2024. Responsible Investment Association Australasia (RIAA) CEO Simon O'Connor said government has a "rare opportunity to rapidly change the landscape ...

Morgan Stanley makes second climate private equity deal

ROSE MARY PETRASS  |  THURSDAY, 2 NOV 2023  |  NEWS
... of that specifically designated for sustainability initiatives. It also enrolled in the Principles for Responsible Investment (PRI) Collaborative Sovereign Engagement on Climate Change pilot program in Australia that same month.

Nearly a quarter of Australian bank debt has nature-related risk

ROSE MARY PETRASS  |  WEDNESDAY, 1 NOV 2023  |  NEWS
... human rights, decent work, and ethical conduct will also be assessed. RIAA Nature Working Group Meanwhile, Responsible Investment Association Australasia (RIAA) has named Pollination as the principal partner of its Nature Working Group. The hub aims ...

PRI to shake up reporting framework for signatories

RACHEL ALEMBAKIS  |  THURSDAY, 26 OCT 2023  |  NEWS
The Principles for Responsible Investment (PRI) is set to revamp its reporting mechanisms for signatories as part of new framework to help investors better define their responsible investment progression. PRI has launched the co-design process for the ...

Investors prepare for urgent action on nature

ROSE MARY PETRASS  |  THURSDAY, 26 OCT 2023  |  NEWS
... Framework (Locate, Evaluate, Assess, Prepare), the Science-Based Targets for Nature (SBTN), Principles for Responsible Investment (PRI) and its initiative Spring, Nature Action 100, and others, are shaping progress. Louise Bradshaw, Aware Super senior ...

Investors call for multilateral financial architecture overhaul

ROSE MARY PETRASS  |  TUESDAY, 24 OCT 2023  |  NEWS
... Paris-aligned NZAOA is convened by United Nations Environment Programme Finance Initiative and Principles for Responsible Investment, and is supported by World Wide Fund for Nature and Global Optimism. In 2023, 69 members with US$8.4 trillion in AUM ...

Connecting capital to nature the next challenge: ASFI

RACHEL ALEMBAKIS  |  FRIDAY, 20 OCT 2023  |  NEWS
... working with other industry bodies including the Australian Council of Superannuation Investors and the Responsible Investment Association Australasia to help scale up understanding and utilisation of the Taskforce on Nature-related Financial Disclosures ...