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Did 2020 deliver a premium for the top ESG equities?
There is no shortage of studies highlighting that investors increasingly want their portfolios to be not only financially rewarding but also responsible. It appears that not even the dramatic events ...
A wake up call for the energy sector? The IEA’s path to net zero
The energy industry lies at the centre of any attempt to deliver on the goals of the Paris Agreement on climate change.
What does Responsible Investment mean in practice?
Responsible investing refers to strategies and practices that incorporate ESG factors in investment decisions and active ownership.
Engagement is not something which happens over night
Active ownership is about using your rights and influence as an investor to engage investee companies in a productive dialogue and driving change that can make a tangible difference.
Should responsible investors only consider ‘green leaders’?
Instinctively, we are tempted to think that a responsible investor will categorically refuse to invest in companies that pollute or are too resource-intensive
EU Taxonomy: a pathway to superior corporate sustainability
Climate change is arguably the greatest challenge the world currently faces.
Putting ESG to work: A case study in the telecoms sector
The global policy and regulatory environment is changing fast, pushing companies towards more sustainable practices and encouraging investors to change too.
Responsible investing, sustainability and ESG: Debunking the myths
The socioeconomic impact of 2020’s coronavirus pandemic has been gargantuan. But the watershed year has galvanised governments, policymakers and individuals in terms of taking greater action, to ensu ...
Net Zero Emissions through investments: Road testing a pilot for intermediary target setting
Climate change is providing challenges for investors in every corner of financial markets. Perhaps the most fundamental of these lies in understanding how our portfolios align with the global goals d ...