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Socially responsible investor coalitions push greater access to medicines in shareholder proposals   
December 02, 2021
Source: STAT - A coalition of investor groups has filed shareholder proposals urging large drug makers to ultimately widen access to their medicines.
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Are companies engaging on net zero'   
December 02, 2021
Source: Money Management - A recent Investor Group on Climate Change (IGCC) survey of 50 Australian and New Zealand asset owners and managers, representing over $3.1 trillion in assets, found four-in-10 investors had a portfolio-wide commitment to net zero...
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Institutional Investors Discuss the Shift to Portfolio Decarbonization   
December 01, 2021
Source: Nasdaq - A recent study done by State Street Global Advisors asked over 300 institutional investors what some of their biggest barriers to ESG investing and portfolio decarbonization were. Unsurprisingly, the main issue was a lack of...
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SEC adopts rule giving activist investors more power in board elections   
November 30, 2021
Source: MarketWatch on MSN.com - The Securities and Exchange Commission approved a new rule Wednesday that could give activist investors more ammunition in their fights with management
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Protecting index investors from dual-class shares   
November 27, 2021
Source: Advisor - Despite the common belief that wealth is destroyed in three generations, dual-class shares (DCS) that perpetuate family and/or management control are supported by regulators, stock exchanges and corporate directors.
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Australia should chase stronger 2030 climate targets or risk tariffs and lost investment, institutional investors warn   
November 27, 2021
Source: Business Insider Australia - Remaining out-of-step with international markets may lead international capital elsewhere, hampering any green technology boom, according to Investor Group on Climate Change CEO Rebecca Mikula-Wright.
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Farm Hands on the Potomac: Biden appoints six to USDA regional roles   
November 25, 2021
Source: Agri-Pulse - President Joe Biden is appointing six individuals to serve in key regional roles within USDA and three new regional administrators for EPA.
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Africa/Global - From Climate Denial to Deceit and Delay   
November 25, 2021
Source: AllAfrica.com - Asad Rehman of War on Want spoke to the presidency of COP26 with words that resonated far from Glasgow: "The rich have refused to do their fair share, more empty words on climate finance. You have turned your backs on the poorest...
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Net Zero AM Initiative - the five firms with the lowest initial commitments   
November 24, 2021
Source: Investment Week - One-third of asset managers that signed the Net Zero Asset Managers Initiative (NZAM) made an initial commitment of less than 50% of their assets, analysis from Investment Week shows. We asked the firms with the five lowest...
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Pella Funds Management adds to advisory board   
November 24, 2021
Source: Financial Standard - Pella Funds Management has announced the appointment of Debbie Alliston to its advisory board. Alliston brings a wealth of experience to the team, having recently retired from her role as chief investment officer at Multi Asset...
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