Sustainable Investment Team

01OCT 2018

Economics

Is this the first concrete solution for renewable energy storage?

We look at the difficulties of storing renewable energy: essential if the uptake of low-carbon alternatives is to gather pace.

AUGUST

29AUG 2018

Economics

Earth Overshoot Day: Living far beyond our planet's means

Earth Overshoot Day - when global consumption of natural resources exceeds the planet’s bio-capacity - has come earlier than ever in 2018

17AUG 2018

Economics

Cyber-risk: how investors can prepare for the unpredictable

Cyber crime continues to create significant costs for companies globally, but understanding the risk means going beyond a formulaic assessment of policies.

JULY

17JUL 2018

Economics

Climate Progress Dashboard: Marking progress one year on

One year after Schroders launched the Climate Progress Dashboard, we take a look at the advances made in curbing global temperature rises.

16JUL 2018

Economics

Creating the language of sustainable finance

The EU is creating a common language - or taxonomy - to discuss climate change matters in business.

16JUL 2018

Economics

Infographic: Sustainability report Q2 2018

In this quarter's infographic we focus on the battle against plastic and the overlooked physical risks of climate change.

JUNE

13JUN 2018

Economics

“Peak Policy” - are politicians running out of steam in tackling climate change?

We assess whether policy's impact on climate change is beginning to wane.

MAY

11MAY 2018

Economics

Bumps in the road for electric vehicles but long-term drivers intact

The long-term prospects for electric vehicle (EV) growth remain undimmed, but global EV adoption is unlikely to occur in straight lines.

APRIL

25APR 2018

Economics

Climate Progress Dashboard update: EU reforms reduce global temperature rises

Higher carbon prices in Europe have helped slow the expected pace of global warming, but there is a lot further to go, Schroders' Climate Progress Dashboard calculates.

13APR 2018

Economics

How prepared are car makers for an auto loans crisis?

With concerns growing about lending practices, Schroders’ sustainability team shares its analysis on how car makers are coping with the emerging threats - and opportunities