2017

“Climate action initiative launches database to drive investment” – Development Finance – November 14, 2017

On November 14, 2017 Development Finance reported that “the Climate Action in Financial Institutions initiative has made public a database of case studies for climate finance projects with the aim of making investments more transparent and encouraging other institutions to integrate climate action in their portfolios.” The Climate Mainstreaming Practices Database was launched at COP23 in […]

“Ethical investing: Kodak moment for the funds industry” – FTAdviser – November 10, 2017

In a succinct article published on FTAdviser on November 10, 2017 Gary Waite refutes the “premise that restricting the investment universe of active managers of ethical mandates causes them to underperform their unconstrained counterparts. The evidence suggests this is not the case.” The article cites a wealth of evidence about: growth of ethical assets under management (AUM) […]