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Investors welcome Rio resignations

ELIZA BAVIN  |  FRIDAY, 11 SEP 2020
... be ongoing and must be a feature of future appointments to the board," she said. Chief executive of the Responsible Investment Association Australiasia (RIAA), Simon O'Connor also welcomed the news of the executive changes. "Many investors were shocked ...

Super fund axes AMP Capital mandate

JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  THURSDAY, 10 SEP 2020
... Standard in May. "This change is in response to our members' requests for a more holistic socially responsible investment option that targets a positive impact on certain environmental and social issues, while avoiding investments that have a negative ...

Super fund expands investment exclusions

ELIZA BAVIN  |  FRIDAY, 4 SEP 2020
... investment in any company that provides services to detention centres. HESTA said the change is part of its responsible investment approach and will come into effect 1 October 2020. "The HESTA and HESTA Personal Super PDS was updated to reflect an exclusion ...

Financial Standard launches FS Sustainability

STAFF WRITER  |  TUESDAY, 1 SEP 2020
... Rachel Alembakis providing independent reportage on ESG and sustainability issues for almost a decade. "Responsible investment and taking into account ESG factors is now a mainstream investment issue for all fund trustee boards, their fiduciaries and ...

ESG investors overreact to negative news

ANNABELLE DICKSON  |  FRIDAY, 28 AUG 2020
... cumulative abnormal returns began occurring several days before this news was announced. Sustainable and responsible investment assets in Australia and New Zealand are the highest of the 23 countries studied at 63.2%of total managed assets invested in ...

Investment strategies need to change: GSFM

ELIZA BAVIN  |  TUESDAY, 28 JUL 2020
... investor's sights during the next decade are the tax costs of investing as well as embedding principles for responsible investment and a heightened consideration for how companies are managing their ESG risks."

Media Super names chief operating officer

ANNABELLE DICKSON  |  FRIDAY, 24 JUL 2020
... market-leading developer, Cbus Property. "We believe that the merger will also continue to build on our leading responsible investment approach and have a much stronger voice with the companies with which we engage." Cbus chair Steve Bracks said Cbus ...

Super-backed specialist centre opens in Hobart

ALLY SELBY  |  WEDNESDAY, 15 JUL 2020
... investments by demonstrating a proven track record of scalable investments," HESTA said. According to the Responsible Investment Association Australasia, the local impact investment market has more than tripled over the past three years to almost $20 ...

LGS certified carbon neutral

ELIZA BAVIN  |  FRIDAY, 10 JUL 2020
... community that it is possible to effectively reduce emissions through targeted action." The funds head of responsible investment, Moya Yip, said LGS supports a number of carbon offset projects, including a re-forestation project in New South Wales, the ...

Cbus, Media Super start due diligence

KANIKA SOOD  |  THURSDAY, 9 JUL 2020
... market-leading developer, Cbus Property. "We believe that the merger will also continue to build on our leading responsible investment approach and have a much stronger voice with the companies with which we engage." Cbus Super chairman Steve Bracks ...