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Consumer goods giant's CEO Alan Jope said he hoped other businesses would soon start to follow suit in offering shareholders a say on climate plans
March 25, 2021 by Michael Holder
Investment bank says it will set interim emissions reduction targets for high-carbon portfolios by end of 2022.
March 10, 2021 by Cecilia Keating
The company joins Morgan Stanley, Bank of America, and JPMorgan Chase in pledging to reduce its operations and activity in line with global climate goals.
March 4, 2021 by Cecilia Keating
Right now, most banks aren’t even thinking about time horizons longer than five years.
March 1, 2021 by Blair Bateson
A popular financial innovation is revving up public markets for EVs and other clean technologies.
February 18, 2021 by Andrew Shapiro
Sponsored: Net-zero commitments are gaining momentum, and investors are increasingly scrutinizing the ESG performance of their investments. Strengthen your GHG emissions reporting and disclosure with these key strategies.
February 10, 2021 by David Solsky
To realize their ambitions, sustainable finance leaders must integrate climate into their core business, evolving their approach to capital allocation and changing their relationships with carbon-intensive industries.
January 25, 2021 by Ben Ratner
Schroders survey of 650 institutional investors managing $25.9 trillion worldwide signals surging interest in active company engagement on green issues.
November 2, 2020 by Michael Holder
Climate Action 100+ investors write to 47 major US companies calling on them to ensure advocacy work aligns with the climate goals of the Paris Agreement
October 29, 2020 by Cecilia Keating
Compere's firm manages nearly $3 billion in assets — here's what she looks at when deciding to engage with companies and banks.
October 20, 2020 by Julie Nash
But its commitment is slammed by campaigners as 'empty' and an 'attempt to buy time' due to its failure to commit to divest from coal and oil and gas.
October 13, 2020 by Cecilia Keating
Money is the prime mover for a meaningful response to the climate crisis at scale.
September 16, 2020 by Deborah Brosnan
We need to change both who we fund and how we fund if we want to create an equitable, thriving future.
September 10, 2020 by Meredith Storton
Joe Biden, the Democratic nominee, plans to reclaim the United States' status as a climate leader.
August 19, 2020 by Simon Webber
Despite challenges in going virtual during the 2020 annual general meeting season, shareholder action on climate change is as strong as ever.
July 14, 2020 by Tyeler Matsuo
The University of Oxford report comes as green groups, scientists, politicians, businesses, and economists push for a green recovery to the coronavirus.
June 9, 2020 by Cecilia Keating
Current financial models drive a year-to-year perspective but biodynamics and sound agronomic practices should at a minimum be in five-year cycles.
May 29, 2020 by Lucien Harlow-Dion
Transition Pathway Initiative, backed by investors boasting $19 trillion of capital, welcomes stronger climate pledges from leading oil firms, but warns sector is a long way from delivering adequate decarbonization plans.
May 14, 2020 by Michael Holder
Within the last two years, financial institutions representing $17.2 trillion have committed to align their portfolio emissions with the goals of the Paris Agreement. But there's still more to be done.
April 29, 2020 by Sarah LaMonaca
If the Big Three institutional investors vote 'For' a climate proposal, odds are the company that received the proposal will take action to address the issues raised.
March 18, 2020 by Rob Berridge
Animal activists have made huge strides over the past two decades. But it hasn’t been enough to tip the scales of justice.
February 15, 2020 by Leah Garcés
The new world of risk includes the physical and economic impact of climate change and the unknown path of future technology.
January 24, 2020 by Fiona Dunsire
Plus, what you missed during the Clean Tech Open showcase at VERGE 19.
November 1, 2019 by Heather Clancy
Don’t underestimate the power of your workforce as a vocal advocate for transparency and change, with a huge impact on strategy and reputation.
May 27, 2019 by Alison Taylor
Companies are receiving a record number of inquiries. Here are some ideas for answering the ones that matter most.
May 20, 2019 by Charlotte Bancilhon