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07AUG 2019

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.

2019

JULY

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.

12JUL 2019

Markets

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

Markets

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.

10JUN 2019

Markets

50 terms every sustainable investor should understand

Here’s a glossary of the key terms every sustainable investor, or anyone new to the field, needs to know.

03JUN 2019

Markets

Why ESG matters in value investing

It’s not just the E of ESG that matters – for value investors the S and G are vitally important.

MAY

28MAY 2019

Markets

"Flygskam" – the very real impact of climate change on Swedish airlines

Swedish airlines are just the latest industry to feel the pinch from carbon conscious consumers, through "flygskam" (flight shame).

20MAY 2019

Markets

Can Amazon really be a climate change champion?

The e-commerce giant has a chequered history when it comes to climate change, but recent steps towards carbon reduction mean we see it as a future force for good.