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SEC’s change to rule on shareholder resolutions creates higher hurdles   
October 07, 2020
Source: Crux - Rule alterations by the Securities and Exchange Commission on shareholder resolutions will result in higher hurdles for shareholder activists, according to leaders for two faith-based investor groups.
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SEC rule change stifles key risk signal, disenfranchises retail investors   
October 06, 2020
Source: GreenBiz - An amendment to the policy governing the shareholder resolution process will deeply constrain retail investors’ ability to seek corporate accountability on environmental, social and governance topics.
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From investing to ESG, election a show of dramatic contrasts   
October 05, 2020
Source: Pensions&Investments - That adds to the drama of a race already dominated by the pandemic and dramatic contrasts between the candidates for the White House on everything from retirement savings and investing with environmental,
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SEC shareholder move angers institutions   
October 05, 2020
Source: Pensions&Investments - "The result will be fewer shareholder proposals — and that is precisely the goal of the business lobby that pressed the SEC to make these changes. Simply put, CEOs and corporate directors do not like being second-guessed by...
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Technology roadmap not a credible policy to tackle climate, investors say   
October 04, 2020
Source: RenewEconomy - The Investor Group on Climate Change (IGCC), which represents a range of institutional investors including superannuation funds, asset managers and sovereign wealth funds with more than $1.5 ...
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Industry Voice: What are the Principal Considerations and Obstacles to Climate Change Risk Management'   
October 02, 2020
Source: Professional Pensions - 2. The Institutional Investors Group on Climate Change (IIGCC) is the European membership body for investor collaboration on climate change, whose mission is to mobilise capital for a low carbon transition. The Paris Aligned...
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How this week’s Palantir and Asana listings could reshape the IPO market   
October 02, 2020
Source: Local News 8 - The NYSE had lobbied the SEC for this change. But the rule change is on hold after the Council of Institutional Investors objected and asked the SEC to further review it. This would not impact ...
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China’s carbon pledge leaves Australia isolated and economically vulnerable   
October 01, 2020
Source: The Age - A former climate diplomat warns Australia will miss opportunities that dwarf coal exports if it doesn't take seriously the net-zero carbon ambitions of China and other major trading partners.
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Reuters Events Free Webinar – The Impact of The Pandemic On Executive Compensation   
October 01, 2020
Source: List of Banks in Belarus - Glass Lewis, CGLytics and the Council of Institutional Investors identify equity portfolio exposure to governance risks: The impact of the pandemic on executive compensation. To stay ahead of the market,
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Why Silicon Valley is walking away from Wall Street   
September 30, 2020
Source: The Daily Telegraph - Palantir and Asana, which go public today, are just two of the tech companies choosing to float via unconventional methods
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