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Market Views: Equities

14OCT 2019

Disruption from climate change is only just beginning for investors

We are just at the beginning of a very long period in which climate change will have a significant, and increasing, effect on markets. New research suggests investors are not ready.

Market Views: Equities

14OCT 2019

Market Views: Equities

17SEP 2019

2019

AUGUST

07AUG 2019

Market Views: Fixed Income

Should municipal bonds be a core holding for ESG investors?

Investors on the lookout for ways to invest more responsibly may have overlooked the ESG characteristics inherent in many municipal bonds.

JULY

30JUL 2019

Market Views: Equities

Is sustainable air travel an electric dream?

The electrification of small planes is an exciting development, but it won’t be anywhere near enough to offset aviation’s hefty carbon footprint.

29JUL 2019

Market Views: Equities

Climate Progress Dashboard: new emissions pledges fail to change outlook

A pick-up in renewable energy capacity moves the dial in the right direction, but this is cancelled out by increased fossil fuel production and continued growth in reserves.

22JUL 2019

Watch/Listen

Three themes driving energy transition

In this short video Mark Lacey, Head of Commodities, reveals three drivers behind the energy sector’s transition to renewables.

18JUL 2019

Market Views: Equities

Turning up the heat: are investors making up for lack of public leadership?

With governments failing to display sufficient climate leadership during the G20 summit in Japan, active ownership is on the rise.

12JUL 2019

Market Views: Equities

Infographic: Sustainability Report Q2 2019

In the latest sustainability report we provide an update on the current and future state of engagement and discuss how industries ranging from fashion, to aviation, to waste, will be transformed.

JUNE

17JUN 2019

Market Views: Equities

Investors should note the approaching tipping point for renewable energy

Renewable energy may soon put downward, not upward, pressure on energy prices, prompting a much faster move away from fossil fuels.