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CORRECTED-Funds managing $2 trillion urge cement makers to act on climate impact   
August 07, 2019
Source: Reuters - “The cement sector needs to dramatically reduce the contribution it makes to climate change,” said Stephanie Pfeifer, chief executive of the Institutional Investors Group on Climate ...
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Drillers need to disclose more fracking data, four groups say   
August 07, 2019
Source: Akron Beacon Journal - The report was released by Boston Common Asset Management LLC, Green Century Capital Management Inc., Investor Environmental Health Network and As You Sow. Companies that disclose steps to reduce disruptions by fracking...
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BHP could quit Minerals Council after clashes over climate policy   
August 04, 2019
Source: The Guardian - The director of policy with the Investor Group on Climate Change, Erwin Jackson, declined to comment on the BHP case, but said institutional investors were increasingly interested in whether industry associations were supporting...
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Harvard Investments May Harm Argentine Wetlands   
August 03, 2019
Source: Bloomberg - “I have no doubt that many of the large endowments are moving in this direction,” said Dan Apfel, executive director of the Responsible Endowments Coalition, a group started by students at different universities in...
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SEC Gets Backing In Exchange Fee Spat At DC Circ.   
August 03, 2019
Source: Law360 - "The transaction fee pilot is a constructive and long overdue first step toward fixing an outdated and byzantine pricing model that is badly in need of reform," the Investment Company Institute and Council of Institutional...
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The construction industry must step up to combat climate change   
August 02, 2019
Source: Construction Week Online - Institutional Investors Group on Climate Change (IIGCC) and participants in Climate Action 100+ – a shareholder initiative with more than 320 investors that collectively have $33tn in assets under management – told...
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Investor trade groups back U.S. SEC plan opposed by exchanges   
August 02, 2019
Source: Reuters - “The transaction fee pilot is a constructive and long overdue first step toward fixing an outdated and byzantine pricing model that is badly in need of reform,” the Investment Company Institute (ICI) and the Council...
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Trade groups back SEC transaction fee pilot   
August 02, 2019
Source: Pensions&Investments - An SEC transaction fee pilot program to see how exchanges charge customers should not be held up in court, the Council of Institutional Investors and Investment Company Institute said in a joint amicus brief filed Thursday. The...
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Cement Industry Produces More CO2 Emissions, It May Not Survive   
August 01, 2019
Source: CBS Boston / WBZ - The coalition is made up of members of the Institutional Investors Group on Climate Change and Climate Action 100+, a leading campaign group with 320 supporters. Cement production, which uses huge ...
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On joining the Climate Reality Leaders Corps   
July 31, 2019
Source: Medium - Solar is creating over 15,000 jobs per year in Australia, a tenth of the number in the US. Emma Herd from the Investor Group on Climate Change left us with a personal challenge when she said “We think of investors as pin...
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