Sustainability

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Managers' views

16JAN 2018

Sustainable Investment Report Q4 2017

In this month's infographic we focus on the cost of opioid addiction in the US and the labour standards blindspot in the UK.

Outlook 2018

15JAN 2018

2017

DECEMBER

01DEC 2017

Managers' views

Sustainability and sovereign fixed income

In December 2016 the City of Portland, finding itself subject to criticism about individual holdings, decided to divest totally from equities and bonds in favour of “uncontroversial” assets such as sovereign bonds. This move may be less socially progressive than it first appears.

NOVEMBER

28NOV 2017

Managers' views

Bon Bonn? What the UN Climate Conference taught us

The 23rd UN Climate Conference (COP23) in Bonn showed that the world needs to seriously accelerate efforts to counter climate change.

OCTOBER

26OCT 2017

Managers' views

Why investors are poring over water losses

Climate change is putting additional strain on water infrastructures, but opportunities are springing up as a result.

16OCT 2017

Managers' views

Antimicrobial resistance: investment implications from farm to pharma

The increasing resistance of bacteria to common antibiotics is one of the most important issues since modern medicine began, yet the wider costs and benefits are not fully understood.

13OCT 2017

Managers' views

Sustainable Investment Report Q3 2017

In this quarter's infographic we update the climate change dashboard and look at when the drugs don't work.

SEPTEMBER

27SEP 2017

Managers' views

The rise of the founder-CEO firms

There are many opinions on the merits of founders continuing to run their businesses into public ownership. Surprisingly, there has been limited analysis to underpin those opinions. We set out to bring some evidence to the subject.

22SEP 2017

Managers' views

Electric cars to charge ahead

The number of nations announcing an end to petrol and diesel car sales is growing, prompting a major industrial shift towards electric vehicles.