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The impact investment community has helped a new asset class begin to grow.
December 31, 2020 by Katie Michels
National Grid, E.On, RWE, Scottish Power, EDF and Centrica urged to follow SSE’s lead and publish dedicated strategies setting out how workers and consumers will be protected from any shocks of net zero transition.
December 29, 2020 by Cecilia Keating
'Everything that contributes to climate change is a mole we need to whack, and deforestation and other land-use change are becoming bigger moles over time.'
December 21, 2020 by Julie Nash
The CEOs of three of the world’s biggest financial institutions address recent evolutions in capital markets to address environmental, social and governance issues.
December 14, 2020 by Sara E. Murphy
Where are the big opportunities to capture growth? Which companies are on the path to create long-term value in this transition?
December 9, 2020 by Rev. Kirsten Spalding
Beyond ESG and investing, or even green bonds, there are worldchanging possibilities.
December 8, 2020 by Joel Makower
GreenBiz's newest event focuses on the Wild West of ESG investing and sustainable finance.
November 30, 2020 by Joel Makower
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
The ESG investment movement has every reason to be optimistic in the short term, but as it goes mainstream several challenges await.
September 21, 2020 by Terry F. Yosie
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
When the cost of money is tied to a company’s sustainability performance: Game on.
August 24, 2020 by Joel Makower
Prudent regulation, enacted with a long-term perspective, can ensure that capital is funneled to sectors aligned with a future where global temperature rise is limited to 2 degrees Celsius.
August 24, 2020 by Ravi Varghese
Joe Biden, the Democratic nominee, plans to reclaim the United States' status as a climate leader.
August 19, 2020 by Simon Webber
China has unique definition of 'green' for green bonds and various financial products.
August 11, 2020 by Shuang Liu
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
Who can better assess companies' sustainability performance: artificial intelligence or really smart analysts? The race is on.
May 25, 2020 by Mark Tulay
The time has passed for small commitments, hyperbole and delays in embracing sustainable investing.
May 4, 2020 by Mark Tulay
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