Sustainability

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14NOV 2019

Climate Progress Dashboard: lack of action raises risk of significant disruption ahead

The lack of progress so far on limiting temperature rises means more urgent action will be needed in the coming years.

2019

NOVEMBER

01NOV 2019

Markets

How global cities are promoting sustainability and helping to fight climate change

The commitment by many global cities to sustainable real estate goals is not only the right thing to do from a social perspective, it could make sense for investors too.

OCTOBER

29OCT 2019

Markets

Will CO2 rules choke car industry profits?

Europe’s car industry needs to tackle the huge challenge posed by new emissions regulations. But for those who do, it’s a major opportunity.

25OCT 2019

Markets

Have we reached a new tipping point in the battle to halt climate change?

The recent UN Climate Action Summit prompted significant commitments by countries, corporations and investors alike. However, more decisive action will be needed to achieve the targets set out in the Paris Agreement.

23OCT 2019

Markets

How sustainable investing could calm our rising eco-anxiety

Increasing numbers of people feel overwhelmed by the challenge of climate change. Investing our money in a sustainable way could potentially boost our psychological well-being.

14OCT 2019

Markets

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.

14OCT 2019

Markets

Infographic: Sustainability Report Q3 2019

Read our latest insights on climate change, electric vehicles, Amazon, proxy voting and ESG in value investing.

03OCT 2019

Markets

Is Bill Gates right about the “zero” climate impact of fossil fuel divestment?

Billionaire Bill Gates claims selling shares of fossil fuel companies is ineffective in the fight against climate change and has had “zero” effect on emissions. We think he has a point.