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AustralianSuper launches new SRI investment option
DARREN SNYDER  |  MONDAY, 18 APR 2016
... environment and climate caused by fossil fuels, and human and labour rights," the statement said. Financial activist group Market Forces welcomed the announcement but said the vast majority of the fund's members "will be left holding sinking fossil fuel ...
Divestment integral for better returns
KERRIE SYDEE  |  THURSDAY, 14 APR 2016
... investors should be questioning their investments in fossil fuel stocks following the collapse of Peabody, according to Market Forces. The financial activist group said the long-expected bankruptcy of Peabody should serve as a "cautionary tale" to Australians ...
Super funds losing billions to fossil fuels
DARREN SNYDER  |  WEDNESDAY, 10 FEB 2016
Activist group Market Forces has published a report estimating 15 Australian superannuation funds have lost about $5.6 billion on fossil fuel investments since 2014. The recent study also found losses from fossil fuel investments may have cost some ...
And then there's gonna be five
BENJAMIN ONG  |  TUESDAY, 1 DEC 2015
... now find itself under more pressure to manage the yuan as central banks in most developed economies do: by letting market forces determine their prices. What would happen if China really did give the market the last word on the yuan? For some time it ...
SSFS rebrands, launches digital advice
ALEX BURKE  |  FRIDAY, 16 OCT 2015
... business would require "major recasting." "Developing our future-proofing strategy to meet changing client needs and market forces called for focus on two equally important areas - people and technology," he said. The "people" aspect of StatePlus' new ...
Yuan stable (for now)
BENJAMIN ONG  |  TUESDAY, 8 SEP 2015
... as it was) as a natural consequence of concerns over China's slowing growth and the government's goal of letting market forces determine the yuan's value. Nevertheless, the PBOC assuaged these fears at the meeting and quickly followed up with a statement ...
Consumers need super default safety net: ISA
LAURA MILLAN  |  THURSDAY, 5 FEB 2015
... Australia (ISA) said. The body representing some industry super funds argued that efforts to deploy competitive market forces in superannuation "have led to perverse outcomes." "Workers whose superannuation contributions were placed in workplace default ...
Ruble trouble
BENJAMIN ONG  |  MONDAY, 10 NOV 2014
... the operational band" but only up to US$350 million." The small amount basically implies that the CBR would let market forces determine the ruble's value. "As a result of the implementation of this decision, the ruble exchange rate will be determined ...
Majority of Australians say 'no' to fossil fuel investment
JAMES FERNYHOUGH  |  WEDNESDAY, 4 JUN 2014
... The survey coincides with the release of a report by the Australia Institute in partnership with 350.org.au and Market Forces, which investigates the exposure of Australian banks and super funds to fossil fuels, and recommends action to reduce this exposure. ...
ASIC drops planned MDA changes
JAMES FERNYHOUGH  |  THURSDAY, 6 MAR 2014
... environment which resembles that for Responsible Entities for Managed Investment Schemes. "As is so often the case, market forces are overtaking regulation and the uptake of managed account services offered through various legal structures is accelerating," ...
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