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War, vice and climate: assessing investors ethical stands
RACHEL ALEMBAKIS  |  THURSDAY, 13 MAY 2021  |  NEWS
... Nucleus Wealth. Female investors were more than 70% more likely to exclude at least one vice than male investors. Climate Change was comparatively important to all groups but most important to Baby Boomers (49%) and Millennials (53%). "For us, there ...
Science-Based Targets an indicator of future climate action: Federated Hermes
RACHEL ALEMBAKIS  |  THURSDAY, 13 MAY 2021  |  NEWS
Companies that set with the Science-based Targets to reduce climate change risk are a "strong indicator of future performance on emissions reduction" and this information can be useful in constructing fixed income portfolios, according to Federated ...
Post-COVID economic recovery "once in a generation opportunity"
RACHEL ALEMBAKIS  |  THURSDAY, 13 MAY 2021  |  NEWS
... communities , which finds that Australians cite cost of living, health, the economy, job stability and creation, climate change and the environment, as top five concerns in emerging from COVID0-19. The report assessed policy and public opinion research ...
Using quant approaches to implement climate change targets
RACHEL ALEMBAKIS  |  THURSDAY, 13 MAY 2021  |  NEWS
... should be incorporated into your process." In order to respond to the push to manage the risks and opportunities of climate change, Acadian first has to understand what clients are seeking when they say they are committing to net zero. "Firstly, is the ...
Brokers recognised for excellence in ESG research
RACHEL ALEMBAKIS  |  THURSDAY, 13 MAY 2021  |  NEWS
... governance areas. RIAA reported that the largest portion and biggest increase on last year was reports covering climate change, with social-focused topics closely following behind, including cultural heritage research pieces on the back of the destruction ...
FY22 budget proposes "technology not taxes" for climate change
RACHEL ALEMBAKIS  |  WEDNESDAY, 12 MAY 2021  |  NEWS
This year's federal budget underlined the government's focus on "technology, not taxes" to manage climate change, with Treasurer Josh Frydenberg announcing a further $1.6 billion commitment to drive abatement of greenhouse gas emissions. Delivering ...
FTSE Russell hires Jo Saleeba to head sustainable investment
RACHEL ALEMBAKIS  |  TUESDAY, 11 MAY 2021  |  NEWS
... direction of the fund's responsible investment program. Saleeba was also the first CEO of the Investor Group on Climate Change (IGCC), establishing the organisation and growing its membership to over 25 investors with more than $500 billion in assets ...
APAC investors ahead of North America on climate action: PGIM
RACHEL ALEMBAKIS  |  THURSDAY, 6 MAY 2021  |  NEWS
... Institutional investors in Asia Pacific are more likely than their counterparts in North America to take action on climate change, but investors in Europe are still leading the pack, according to PGIM. PGIM recently surveyed 101 institutional investor ...
APRA to conduct climate vulnerability assessment on banks
RACHEL ALEMBAKIS  |  THURSDAY, 6 MAY 2021  |  NEWS
... summit. "The purpose here is multi-fold," he says. "It's to strengthen the financial sectors' understanding of climate change risk, it's to standardise the sorts of approaches that we use to establish global scenarios, but also to improve the ADI's data ...
Trustees squeezed by competing climate risk pressures
RACHEL ALEMBAKIS  |  THURSDAY, 6 MAY 2021  |  NEWS
... MTAA Super, reeled off a list of developments, including APRA's draft guide for Prudential Practice Guide CPG 229 Climate Change Financial Risks (CPG 229) and legislation to reform proxy voting raised by Treasurer Josh Frydenberg earlier this week. "When ...
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