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Insto investors confused by environmental equities
ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  WEDNESDAY, 20 NOV 2019
... executive believes its offering has suffered in Australia due to a lack of understanding around which asset class environmental equities fit into. Speaking to Financial Standard , managing director of listed equities for Impax Asset Management Bruce ...
NAB accused of greenwashing
ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  TUESDAY, 19 NOV 2019
... Climate Change agreed to exit thermal coal five years earlier than NAB, by 2030. Commonwealth Bank updated its environmental policy earlier this year to match that 2030 timeline. Suncorp has committed to exiting thermal coal by 2025. "Whilst the Morrison ...
TCorp launches new bond
ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  WEDNESDAY, 13 NOV 2019
... sustainable way." "Our sustainability bond programme offers bonds that are consistent with the NSW Government's environmental and social objectives and are aligned to relevant global standards and principles. "Sustainability outcomes of the projects ...
Legal fight could change super game
ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  FRIDAY, 8 NOV 2019
... says. Through Market Forces, McVeigh got in touch with a lawyer - David Barnden. At the time, Barnden worked at Environmental Justice Australia, he has since established an independent firm and has taken the Rest case with him. The case concerns two ...
WA Super awards $20mn mandate
HARRISON WORLEY  |  TUESDAY, 22 OCT 2019
... fund will pour millions of member savings into local investment opportunities designed to make positive social and environmental impacts on the state. WA Super has partnered with Impact Investment Group to create the $20 million WA Impact Fund, a new ...
New SMAs launch
ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  MONDAY, 21 OCT 2019
... investment products going forward as the FASEA standards require financial advisers to ask clients whether there are any environmental, social or ethical considerations that are important to them. "It is basically the law from 1/1/20 that all financial ...
Future Fund chief most influential public investor
KANIKA SOOD  |  WEDNESDAY, 9 OCT 2019
... pensions, endowments, foundations and central banks. Now in its seventh year, the list looks at innovation, funding, environmental circumstances, returns, unique programs, and initiatives undertaken, with a focus on featuring new names. Future Fund chief ...
Aussie employers understand importance of advice
HARRISON WORLEY  |  FRIDAY, 4 OCT 2019
... Shead said that with the battle for employer default fund status continuing in Australia, considerations such as environmental, social and governance investment options would start to become more important to employers. "We believe that funds with a ...
Impact investing difficult to measure
ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  TUESDAY, 1 OCT 2019
... qualitative measures only. About 78% of active impact investors surveyed said their expectations for the social or environmental impact of their investments were being met or exceeded. "Overall, only 4% of all active impact investors indicate that their ...
Chief economist update: China's great leap forward 70 years in the making
BENJAMIN ONG  |  FRIDAY, 27 SEP 2019
... personal income taxes and social security contribution fees for companies and increased spending on infrastructure and environmental projection - as well as monetary ones - the PBOC has cut the reserve requirement ratio several times from 17% in March ...
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