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Equities

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

OCTOBER

22OCT 2019

Multi-Asset

Why sustainability cannot be ignored in defined contribution plans

ESG is no longer a fringe concern for DC plans, but far from seeing it as a potential headache, we believe the right approach can improve long-term value and may also lower risk.

21OCT 2019

Sustainability

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.

14OCT 2019

Equities

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.

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.

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

30JUL 2019

Equities

Is sustainable air travel an electric dream?

The electrification of small planes is an exciting development, but it won’t be anywhere near enough to offset aviation’s hefty carbon footprint.