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17MAY 2019

Which are the world’s most sustainable investment markets?

Schroders research finds that the biggest social and environmental benefits are achieved in countries imposing the greatest regulatory requirements, where Europe leads the way.

2019

APRIL

24APR 2019

Economics

What is the Green New Deal and what does it mean for investors?

The US Green New Deal is a highly ambitious project to tackle climate change and inequality, which we think represents a major shift in the way investors think about climate change.

16APR 2019

Economics

Infographic: Sustainability Report Q1 2019

In the latest sustainability report we provide an update on the current state of play for sugar, and look at the legalisation of cannabis and climate challenges posed by feeding the planet.

11APR 2019

Economics

SustainEx: Quantifying the hidden costs of companies’ social impacts

Andrew Howard, Head of Sustainable Research, explains how SustainEx works and what affect the societal costs it measures could have on future profitability.

01APR 2019

Economics

Trash talk: why waste might not be wasted

With consumers showing few signs of cutting down on the waste they create, we look at how our rubbish can be used to produce energy and reduce the use of fossil fuels.

MARCH

27MAR 2019

Economics

The material consequences of choosing sustainable fashion

More and more consumers are voting with their wallets to demand more sustainable textiles. The shift has huge implications for one of the planet’s largest industries.

22MAR 2019

Economics

Sustainable Investment Report 2018

In a foreword to Schroders annual Sustainable Investment Report, chief executive Peter Harrison explains how the company's approach to investing is serving a wider social purpose.

FEBRUARY

22FEB 2019

Economics

Is Brazil the new Saudi Arabia?

Could forestry’s importance in reducing carbon emissions and the rising cost of carbon credits change the world economy?