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BNY Mellon estimates $22tn stranded assets because of transition

October 26, 2022
BNY Mellon Investment Management says that the global economy is behind schedule...
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EU regulation is driving urban transitions

October 19, 2022
Cities across Europe are being given strong incentives to speed up their...
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Will regulators tackle ‘social washing’?

October 12, 2022
Now that greenwashing issues are under heavier scrutiny, will ‘social washing’ be...
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Renewable energy's ESG rating issue

October 11, 2022
Fossil fuel companies may receive better ESG ratings than clean energy firms because...
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The ESG risks of facial recognition

October 6, 2022
Although at the margin of what we would ordinarily cover at Sustainable...
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Mapping green stress tests from the EU to China, Brazil and beyond

October 5, 2022
S&P Global has published an interesting report looking at regulatory green stress...
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Large businesses call for greater climate regulation

27/09/2022
Eight in 10 leaders of large businesses around the world believe regulation is needed to deliver net zero ambitions and to decarbonise the global economy, reveals a YouGov poll commissioned... Read more
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Measuring investment impact on decent work

27/09/2022
The University of Cambridge Institute for Sustainability Leadership (CISL) has published two reports on decent work. One looks at disclosures to help investors better assess the number and quality of jobs... Read more
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Queen Máxima's UN work on financial health

26/09/2022
Financial health is a term intuitively easy to understand but, to be considered by policymakers, it needs agreed benchmarks and definitions. In 2021, Queen Máxima of the Netherlands began this... Read more
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Ethereum's Merge and cryptos' green issue

20/09/2022
Even if you don't follow closely (or don't care at all) about cryptocurrencies, you may have heard about Ethereum's 'Merge' last week. Essentially, The Merge (capital 't' and capital 'm'),... Read more
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Climate policy and lending: are banks racing to the bottom?

20/09/2022
We came across an interesting study of cross-border loans. Academics at Universitat Zurich found a correlation between domestic climate policies and banks' lending activity to clients abroad. When the former... Read more
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