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Weeding out net zero fakers

ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  WEDNESDAY, 19 MAY 2021
... commitments from listed companies - but, like Barns, he questions how serious the plan behind some of these commitments are. Unilever and Nestle, huge multinationals that recently committed to net zero, were examples of companies with thoroughly detailed ...

Poor progress on human rights revealed

ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  TUESDAY, 17 NOV 2020
... Starbucks and Phillips were among the 66 companies out of the 230 to make no improvement on last year's scores. Meanwhile, Unilever and Adidas managed to post slight improvements.

AMP, HESTA, Hostplus lose out in ratings

STAFF WRITER  |  THURSDAY, 26 SEP 2019
... marked down by the Ethical Advisers' Co-op who said they were concerned about its holdings in the big four banks, Unilever and JD.com as well as its voting record. But HESTA has just been named in the United Nations Principles for Responsible Investing ...

Investors must monitor social mood: Nikko

ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  MONDAY, 23 SEP 2019
... corporations with mixed reputations to illustrate Nikko's view on considering the social impact of a holding - Kraft Heinz and Unilever. Fulton said Kraft Heinz had cut costs by cutting production costs. "In the process, it neglected its employees by ...

StatePlus general manager departs

JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  TUESDAY, 2 OCT 2018
... held a variety of HR roles with the likes of LexisNexis and Travelex, and as a consultant to DHL, The British Museum and Unilever. Commenting, StatePlus chief executive Graeme Arnott said: "Tracy has made a significant contribution to StatePlus over ...

Global equities fund purges tobacco, fossil fuels

KANIKA SOOD  |  FRIDAY, 17 AUG 2018
... aggregate." Vontobel has "dialled up" investments in high-growth staples and stocks such as credit card company Mastercard and Unilever at different points in time to make up for the divestments. The manager did not disclose what percentage of the portfolio ...

FTSE Russell launches gender diversity indices

KARREN VERGARA  |  MONDAY, 5 FEB 2018
... following companies with the highest combined gender diversity and social impact scores: BHP Billiton, Royal Dutch Shell, Unilever, Jupiter Fund Management, GlaxoSmithKline and Royal Mail.

Distribution reshapes globalisation: Capital Group

DARREN SNYDER  |  THURSDAY, 1 JUN 2017
... global blockbusters. Budden cites two of his favourite blockbuster examples - a broth cube made of jelly and created by Unilever; and an Indian-based incubator for new-born babies created by General Electric. The latter costs a fraction of the price ...

Long-serving Platinum portfolio manager departs

ALEX BURKE  |  WEDNESDAY, 15 FEB 2017
... chief financial officer and sales director at The Smiths Snackfood Company and also held roles at John West Foods and Unilever.

Global investment landscape needs rethink

DARREN SNYDER  |  FRIDAY, 14 OCT 2016
... the make-up of global companies and that multinationals have found success developing products in emerging markets. "Unilever's Pureit water purifier was developed in India before being sold in Brazil, Mexico, Indonesia and Nigeria. Some companies in ...
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