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Biodiversity crisis: Why agriculture threatens biodiversity, and how responsible investors can respond

Biodiversity plays a crucial role in protecting our health. It is only by understanding and respecting its limits that we will maintain the ecosystems that ensure our survival.

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Social climbing: ESG investors get their heads around social risks

Thanks to COVID-19, ESG factors - and the social element in particular - are in the limelight

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H1 2020 active ownership and stewardship report

Responsible investment in 2020 was meant to be all about starting the Transition Decade to a low-carbon future.

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2020 Proxy Voting Season Review: Beyond ‘business as usual’

The global COVID-19 pandemic brought disruption to voting season across Europe, North America and Japan. Companies struggled to host in-person meetings, but many quickly moved to hold virtual AGMs, a ...

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COVID-19: Stewardship and the pandemic

How has the coronavirus crisis impacted stewardship and how we might invest?

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ESG and financial returns: The academic perspective

An increasing amount of academic research is showing that the incorporation of environmental, social and governance (ESG) factors can potentially lead to better performance for both companies and the ...

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Strategic Asset Allocation for a +1.5°C World: a proposed framework

Climate change is material risk - Global warming poses long-term physical risks as the climate changes, as well as nearer term risks as the energy sector shifts from fossil fuels to low-carbon altern ...

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Endangered species may be yet another virus victim

Social distancing may save human lives, but it’s wreaking havoc on some of the world’s most threatened species.

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Endangered species may be yet another virus victim

Social distancing may save human lives, but it’s wreaking havoc on some of the world’s most threatened species.