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Politics of climate change fan the flames of deepening division   
(Saturday - November 16, 2019) Associated Profiles : Institutional Investors Group on Climate Change (IIGCC)
Source: The Australian - This week Qantas won ­applause from the climate change investment lobby when it joined the 2050 pledge club. The European body for action, the Institutional Investors Group on Climate Change, and the Climate Change Action...
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Shareholders reignite campaign against high prices   
(Saturday - November 16, 2019) Associated Profiles : ICCR
Source: Politico - The Interfaith Center on Corporate Responsibility, a coalition of 300 organizations — including pension funds, unions, socially responsible investors and faith groups — has filed resolutions with AbbVie, Amgen,...
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Investors rail against SEC proxy adviser reforms   
(Saturday - November 16, 2019) Associated Profiles : CII
Source: The Financial Times - The Council of Institutional Investors, which represents investors with close to $40tn in assets, said it was “very troubled” after the Securities and Exchange Commission this month proposed controversial requirements...
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Tag: Council of Institutional Investors   
(Saturday - November 16, 2019) Associated Profiles : CII
Source: Ai-cio.com - While the proposals intend to make it less onerous for public companies, market participants have concern about the impact of reduced disclosures for investors.
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Silencing the Nun: SEC Aims to Curb Small Investors’ Activism   
(Saturday - November 16, 2019) Associated Profiles : CII
Source: Bloomberg on MSN.com - Those new thresholds would significantly change the process, according to a review of 3,600 proposals at Russell 3000 companies by the Council of Institutional Investors. About 12.1% of proposals between 2011 and 2018 would have...
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To finance the energy transition, EU leaders must restore their ambition   
(Friday - November 15, 2019) Associated Profiles : Institutional Investors Group on Climate Change (IIGCC)
Source: EURACTIV - writes Stephanie Pfeifer. Stephanie Pfeifer is CEO of the Institutional Investors Group on Climate Change (IIGCC). A new year in Brussels; a new Council Presidency, taken up on 1 January by Bulgaria. The challenges of their...
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'Rear-view mirror': Critics blast report by world energy watchdog   
(Thursday - November 14, 2019) Associated Profiles : Institutional Investors Group on Climate Change (IIGCC)
Source: Al Jazeera English - Among those pushing Birol for reforms is the Institutional Investors Group on Climate Change, which represents $28 trillion in assets under management. In a letter to Birol earlier this year, the group said that appropriately...
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New Proxy Voting Rules Take Aim at Powerful Advisory Firms   
(Thursday - November 14, 2019) Associated Profiles : CII
Source: Bloomberg on MSN.com - Groups such as the Council of Institutional Investors, which represents many pension funds, contend shareholder proposals are a mechanism for holding corporations accountable. While the SEC’s new rules won’t stop big...
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Sweden dumps Australian state bonds over ‘climate inertia’   
(Thursday - November 14, 2019) Associated Profiles : Investor Group on Climate Change - Australia / New Zealand
Source: The Australian - Emma Herd, chief executive of the Investor Group on Climate Change, said Sweden’s move was the natural next step in a trend across the international investment community. “This is not going away any time soon and this...
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World's energy watchdog is undermining climate change battle, critics say   
(Wednesday - November 13, 2019) Associated Profiles : Institutional Investors Group on Climate Change (IIGCC)
Source: YAHOO! - Among those pressing Birol for that change is a group of institutional investors representing $30 trillion of assets under management, called the Institutional Investors Group on Climate Change. In a previously unreported letter...
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