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Impact Investing

IPE special report May 2018

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Clean energy investment needs policy clarity on carbon price, say MPs

Wed, 16 May 2018By

Committee says UK government must ‘urgently plug policy gap’ on pricing of carbon emissions

Stock market returns

Company performance at risk from ignoring human rights, say investors

Mon, 14 May 2018By

Human rights platform observes a ’race to the top’, but names and shames 28 companies tthat have shunned engagement

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ABP hits carbon emission reduction target two years early

Mon, 14 May 2018By

Cilvil service scheme ABP increases sustainable investments by €8bn to €50bn during 2017

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Industry urges caution as UK government mulls ESG rules for trustees

Fri, 11 May 2018By Hugo Greenhalgh

Department for Work and Pensions is expected to publish the results of a consultation next month

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Norges Bank offers paths for SWF to stay invested in oil and gas stocks

Wed, 9 May 2018By

Manager of Norway’s giant oil fund also reverses initial proposal to cut alternative energy providers

Allianz

Allianz expands climate strategy to align with 2°C target

Fri, 4 May 2018By

Strategy to be implemented across insurer’s investments and insurance business

Stockholm, Sweden

AP1 invests $100m in bespoke BlackRock EM impact fund

Thu, 3 May 2018By

Swedish pension fund intends to increase initial investment over time

Rio Tinto

AP7, Church of England defeated at Rio Tinto shareholder meeting

Thu, 3 May 2018By

Shareholders rejected resolution calling for improved governance over company’s membership of lobbying groups

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TCFD launches online resource hub for investors and companies

Wed, 2 May 2018By Elena K Johansson

Task Force on Climate-related Financial Disclosure teams up with Climate Disclosure Standards Board for “Knowledge Hub”

France Paris street

French public sector funds tender small cap, EM credit mandates

Thu, 26 Apr 2018By

Both funds specify that managers must have regard to ESG considerations

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UK investors press major housebuilder over pay levels

Wed, 25 Apr 2018By

Aberdeen Standard takes public stand over pay at UK housebuilder

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Alecta anchors first close of emerging markets impact fund

Tue, 24 Apr 2018By

Fund allows investors to invest alongside Dutch development bank in three key areas

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