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21OCT 2019

Sustainable Investment Report Q3 2019

Our Sustainable Investment Report for Q3 2019 looks at the rising pressure from investors driving governments to improve decarbonization efforts.

2019

SEPTEMBER

03SEP 2019

Equities

Ten things every investor needs to know about offshore wind power

As offshore wind approaches cost competitiveness, the potential for growth is huge. What does this mean for investors?

AUGUST

21AUG 2019

Sustainability

Plastics Phase-Out: Exposure through the value chain

Plastics concerns are well past a tipping point of public concern and regulatory action.

19AUG 2019

Equities

Are we running out of time in the race against climate change?

This year, we have used up earth’s annual resource budget earlier than ever before. Have we turned up too late to win the race against climate change?

07AUG 2019

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

24JUL 2019

Equities

Why we're at a tipping point for clean energy

Renewable energy has been around for a while but there are now three drivers working together to speed up the transition away from fossil fuels.

08JUL 2019

Equities

Burning ambition: The price of tackling climate change

Europe wants to become a zero-emissions economy by 2050. To remain competitive, new green border taxes may be inevitable.

JUNE

25JUN 2019

Economic Views

What the “prisoner’s dilemma” tells us about climate change

Game theory can help explain why action on climate change has been slow, but as protests worldwide gain momentum and interest in climate change grows, we could be nearing a tipping point.