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GIB Asset Management and CDP call for race to net-zero to accelerate to 2030

GIB Asset Management and CDP call for race to net-zero to accelerate to 2030

GIB Asset Management (GIB AM), a USD12 billion sustainable asset manager, and CDP, a non-profit charity which runs the global disclosure system for investors, companies, cities, states and regions, are calling for a rapid acceleration in the transition to a net-zero economy, with a clear start and finish line of now and 2030, in order to prevent irreversible global warming.

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Neuberger Berman joins Net Zero Asset Managers Initiative and launches ESG Advisory Council

Neuberger Berman joins Net Zero Asset Managers Initiative and launches ESG Advisory Council

Neuberger Berman, a private, independent, employee-owned investment manager has joined the Net Zero Asset Managers Initiative, which has the goal of achieving net zero emissions in line with the Paris Agreement. As of 1 November, 2021, the initiative included 220 signatories representing USD57 trillion in assets under management. 

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AXA IM evolves UK Growth strategy into UK sustainable equity

AXA IM evolves UK Growth strategy into UK sustainable equity

AXA Investment Managers (AXA IM) has launched the AXA Framlington UK Sustainable Equity fund, which provides onshore investors with access to UK companies it believes demonstrate either leadership on sustainability issues through strong environmental, social and governance (ESG) practices (leaders), or those who have shown a clear commitment to improve their ESG practices (companies in transition).

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Singapore: Addressing climate change and sustainability

Singapore: Addressing climate change and sustainability

By Ashmita Chhabra – With the United Nation’s COP26 summit approaching, the need to do more to address climate change is once again in focus. As a key financial services hub in Asia, Singapore has an important role in the development and integration of sustainable finance practices into the real economy. The capital market’s ability to drive meaningful change by encouraging disclosure, stakeholder engagement and innovative green financing initiatives are all part of Singapore’s commitment.

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Singapore in the green lane

Singapore in the green lane

By Armin P. Choksey – In the last few years, the world has witnessed significant progress in harmonising environmental, social, and governance (ESG) disclosure frameworks. The launch of new initiatives globally shows that both investors and stakeholders recognise the value of streamlining ESG disclosures and the importance of consolidating them.