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Search ResultsShowing 1 - 9 of 9 results for "UN Global Compact"
Commonwealth Super awards mandate for new strategy
ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  MONDAY, 14 DEC 2020
... with Osmosis' ethical exclusion list, which includes tobacco and all companies that are in breach of the UN Global Compact Principles.
Vanguard launches new ESG offerings
ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  WEDNESDAY, 14 OCT 2020
... entertainment. The fund and ETF will also exclude shares in companies with conduct that contravenes the principles of the UN Global Compact pertaining to labour rights, human rights, environment and anti-corruption. "In this range, we are focused on ...
COVID-19 recovery plans must heed climate science
KANIKA SOOD  |  WEDNESDAY, 20 MAY 2020
... ASX-listed Australian Ethical, is urging governments to pay heed to climate science in their COVID-19 recovery plans. UN Global Compact includes 155 companies that employ over five million people and have a combined market cap of $3.7 trillion. Its Australian ...
S&P kicks companies off ESG index
ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  TUESDAY, 19 MAY 2020
... for involvement in tobacco and controversial weapons respectively. Netflix, like Twitter, suffers from a poor UN Global Compact score as does Berkshire Hathaway. However, Berkshire Hathaway also has an S&P Dow Jones Indices ESG score in the bottom 25% ...
NZ Super offloads mining shares on RE concerns
LAURA MILLAN  |  TUESDAY, 14 MAY 2013
... saw Barrick's activities as inconsistent with the human rights and environmental standards contained in the UN Global Compact, the key benchmark against which the fund's corporate behaviour. NZ Super manager of responsible investment Anne-Maree O'Connor ...
NZ Superannuation Fund excludes four firms from portfolio
LINDA HAUSKEN  |  WEDNESDAY, 26 SEP 2012
... agency which identified where the companies had breached global standards of good corporate behaviour such as the UN Global Compact. In addition, the fund also draws on information from other sources including similar funds overseas. "In making a decision ...
Responsible investing begins at home
PRI RELEASE  |  MONDAY, 26 JUL 2010
... to demand a greater focus on sustainability and build momentum behind responsible investing. An Accenture and UN Global Compact survey found 86 per cent of chief executives want investors to reward better sustainable practices by 'pricing' them accordingly ...
Global investors push for corruption info
PRESS RELEASE  |  TUESDAY, 18 MAY 2010
... management systems adhere to frameworks developed by the International Corporate Governance Network (ICGN) and UN Global Compact. The statement was sent to companies in nine countries and all signatories to the United Nations Principles for Responsible ...
PRI members push CSR movement
MICHAEL HOBBS  |  WEDNESDAY, 29 OCT 2008
... group wrote to companies listed on the MSCI World, FTSE All World and IFC Emerging Markets indices to sign the UN Global Compact, a set of principles regarding human rights, the environment and anti-corruption strategies. The principles provide a framework ...
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