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HESTA announces award finalists
ANNABELLE DICKSON  |  WEDNESDAY, 20 JAN 2021
... Distinction. Each winner will take home $10,000 to help them continue their efforts. The awards are inspired by the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and Blakey said the fund has chosen seven goals to drive HESTA's decision making. ...
UK fund manager eyes Australia
KARREN VERGARA  |  MONDAY, 14 DEC 2020
... market. Promethos focuses on the ESG space, offering global, multi-cap equity strategies focused on addressing United Nations Sustainable Development Goals.
Robeco launches credit income fund in Australia
ANNABELLE DICKSON  |  FRIDAY, 4 DEC 2020
... established credit income fund to the Australian market with the strategy focusing on positively contributing to the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). The SDG Credit Income Fund is an actively managed global credit strategy that selects ...
Climate change reporting is cheap talk: Research
KARREN VERGARA  |  MONDAY, 16 NOV 2020
... the worst possible outcome given the information available about the non-reporting company, as proposed in the United Nations (1992) precautionary principle."
Northern Trust scores $20bn mandate
KARREN VERGARA  |  THURSDAY, 15 OCT 2020
... social and governance (ESG) risk exposures through its ESG Insights service. The scheme became a signatory to the United Nations Principles for Responsible Investment (UNPRI) in 2010. M&SPT head and chief investment officer Simon Lee said: "We require ...
AMP Capital included in UNPRI Leaders Group
ALLY SELBY  |  THURSDAY, 8 OCT 2020
AMP Capital has been included in a prestigious list celebrating excellence in responsible investment, amid a turbulent year during which controversy after controversy has rocked the investment manager. AMP Capital was named alongside 16 asset owners ...
MSCI launches UN SDG alignment tool
KARREN VERGARA  |  FRIDAY, 18 SEP 2020
MSCI has launched a tool that assesses companies' compatibility with the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals. The MSCI SDG Alignment Tool examines a company's operations, products, services, policies and practices, and determines its ...
Cbus pledges net zero emissions
ANNABELLE DICKSON  |  MONDAY, 31 AUG 2020
... ensuring a secure retirement. It comes as Cbus has become the first Australian financial institution to join the United Nations Convened Net Zero Asset Owners Alliance. The fund said by identifying the carbon emissions of companies and assets it holds ...
Global fund manager enters Australian market
KARREN VERGARA  |  MONDAY, 24 AUG 2020
... Promethos Capital operates purely in the ESG space, offering global, multi-cap equity strategies focused on addressing United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDG). It has offices in New York, Boston and Toronto. Promethos's investment strategies ...
Canadian pension fund pursues global growth
JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  MONDAY, 3 AUG 2020
... Blanchard's background is in law and has most recently served as ambassador and permanent representative of Canada to the United Nations in New York. Commenting on his appointment, Blanchard said it's an honour to join the CDPQ team and continue the ...
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