Sunday, October 24, 2021

Tag: net-zero

Net Zero Asset Owner Alliance issues the first progress report

The first progress report of the UN-convened Net-Zero Asset Owner Alliance was released. This report covers the actions, activities and achievements of the Alliance...

Using ESG data without big picture thinking generates patchy results |...

| By Elena Johansson Investors need to put ESG data in context of broader investment principles and see the bigger picture, an expert at the...

Zurich on crossing the environmental metrics frontier

| By Elena Johansson The industry is still on a “collective journey” regarding evolving data and metrics, an expert at Zurich Insurance Group who is...

Asset owners’ duties involve rectifying inconsistencies in impact mandates

| By Elena Johansson As the law on impact investing evolves, so are the related duties of asset owners to pursue impact investing and ensure...

Nordea Life & Pension transition plan factors in real economy impact

| By Elena Johansson The insurance group seeks to reduce emissions in the real economy as part of its responsible investment policies published in March,...

Pressure on companies to achieve net-zero emissions | LGIM

LGIM renews pressure on companies to provide climate accountability and achieve net-zero emissions LGIM to divest from four companies for failing to respond satisfactorily...

Carbon Pricing & Net Zero Targets

The vision of many countries to reach carbon neutrality or "net zero" (mostly by 2050) includes a focus on carbon pricing and carbon taxation....

Eurosif welcomes proposal on the taxonomy and the corporate sustainability reporting

On 22 April, as the EU institutions reached an agreement on the landmark EU Climate Law enshrining the 2030 and 2050 GHG reduction objectives...

China and ESG | Franklin Templeton

Environmental, social and governance (ESG) factors have become increasingly important to many investors—including those in emerging markets. Franklin Templeton Emerging Markets Equity’s Michael Lai...

Eurosif very supportive of European Single Access Point (ESAP)

European Commission Consultation on a European single access point (ESAP) for financial and non-financial information publicly disclosed by companies | Eurosif, the European Sustainable Investment...