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Pengana adds social measures to impact reporting
HARRISON WORLEY  |  MONDAY, 9 JUL 2018
... launched its 2017 WHEB Asset Management Impact report, incorporating four social measures in addition to the five environmental measures previously included. According to Pengana, the report demonstrates how funds invested in the Pengana WHEB Sustainable ...
US investment giant acquires global fund manager
JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  TUESDAY, 3 JUL 2018
... the two firms' collaboration since has reinforced mutual commitment to shared values in meeting client needs. "As environmental, social and governance considerations play a growing role in investment portfolios, we look forward to bringing Hermes' well-performing ...
VanEck ETF receives ethical tick
KARREN VERGARA  |  MONDAY, 2 JUL 2018
... Index. The index screens companies based on fossil fuel ownership and revenues, socially responsible activities, environmental, social or governance (ESG) performance and carbon emissions. VanEck's selection process involves excluding all companies that ...
ESG reporting strong through 2017: ACSI
OSKAH DUNNIN  |  WEDNESDAY, 27 JUN 2018
Almost all ASX200 companies disclosed environmental, social and governance (ESG) policy frameworks and sustainability targets in 2017, according to the latest Australian Council of Superannuation Investors (ACSI) report. ACSI's annual review of corporate ...
Agricultural asset manager promotes new fund
KANIKA SOOD  |  MONDAY, 18 JUN 2018
... Its investment strategy will look for farms sized $3-8 million in higher rainfall areas. It will also consider environmental factors including salinity, water quality and vegetation systems as part of an ESG focus. Growth Farms Australia's managing ...
TCorp to issue sustainability bonds
KANIKA SOOD  |  FRIDAY, 15 JUN 2018
... these goals. "This is a great opportunity for the NSW Government to showcase its ongoing commitment to addressing environmental risks and focusing on ESG concerns," Perrottet said. "From a state funding perspective, we continue to diversify our investor ...
Responsible investment now mainstream
ALEX DUNNIN  |  THURSDAY, 31 MAY 2018
... Report. It confirms 70% of boards that oversee Australia's largest super funds actively manage their super funds' environmental, social and corporate governance (ESG) policies. This is up from 60% in 2016. The report is based on a review of the ESG practices ...
Aussie CEOs understand ESG risks: KPMG
HARRISON WORLEY  |  MONDAY, 28 MAY 2018
... as a warning to policymakers. "Australian policymakers need to note that nearly half of our CEOs have pointed to environmental and climate change risks as serious threats to their organisations' growth prospects - this is appreciably more than their ...
Alphinity rolls out sustainable Aussie equities fund
ALEX BURKE  |  FRIDAY, 18 MAY 2018
... returns, have strong ESG practices and/or have the capacity to make a positive impact on society in areas of economic, environmental and social development by contributing towards the advancement of the UN SDG agenda. "We avoid companies that are materially ...
Morningstar creates carbon risk investment tool
DARREN SNYDER  |  WEDNESDAY, 2 MAY 2018
... challenges to investors seeking to balance their desire for high returns with a commitment to achieving a positive environmental impact. Given this, investors will need a means of more precisely analysing their portfolio exposures to ensure they meet ...
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