PROFILING KEY GLOBAL CAPITAL MARKET PLAYERS AND INFLUENTIALS SHAPING MARKETS, CORPORATE REPUTATIONS AND VALUATIONS.
ESG / Sustainable & Responsible Investment
Sustainable City-Building ‘London Fund’ Emerges After Brexit Dust Settles   
February 05, 2020
Source: Chief Investment Officer - Three London-centric pension organizations pooled their capital to back the formation and strategy of “The London Fund,” a new investment vehicle focused on improving the quality of life for London communities.
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Record-Shattering Year for Sustainable Investments   
February 05, 2020
Source: MorningStar - Investors poured a record-shattering €120 billion into sustainable investment options in 2019, Morningstar data reveals. More than a third of the year’s inflows - €47.3 billion – came in the final three months of 2019 as the...
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The 2020 GRESB Assessments are now available in Pre-release   
February 03, 2020
Source: GRESB - The 2020 GRESB Assessments are now available in Pre-release. Each year real estate and infrastructure managers use the Assessments to measure, benchmark and improve their sustainability programs and report to their investors on...
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U.S. Financial Regulators Have a Duty to Steer Us Away From Climate-induced Financial Collapse   
February 03, 2020
Source: Ceres - When it comes to protecting the U.S. economy from the impacts of climate change, our financial regulators are falling short.
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Allstate earns high marks for sustainability   
January 31, 2020
Source: Insurance Business - The Allstate Corporation has reduced its environmental footprint and increased the diversity of its workforce, according to its latest Sustainability Report.
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European ESG Funds Pulled in Record $132 Billion in 2019   
January 30, 2020
Source: Bloomberg - European funds devoted to sustainable investing pulled in a record 120 billion euros ($132 billion) from clients last year, as the demand for green and ethical options surged.
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RobecoSAM launches Circular Economy strategy   
January 30, 2020
Source: RobecoSAM - Capitalizes on USD 4.5 trillion in investment opportunities created by the shift to a circular economy; Invests in leading companies that address inefficiencies and generate value in loops; Positively impacts the Sustainable...
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BlackRock recommends a common language for sustainable investing   
January 30, 2020
Source: Finextra - Hot on the heels of BlackRock CEO Larry Fink’s letter warning global chief executives of climate change market risk, the world’s largest fund manager has released a summary of recommendations for sustainable investment.
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Sustainability In Business Is More An Opportunity Than A Threat   
January 29, 2020
Source: Forbes - Sustainable investing has moved to center stage in early 2020. In his latest letter to CEOs Blackrock CEO Larry Fink writes that sustainability, which involves integrating environmental and social concerns into business...
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Capitalism Greets Responsible Investing as Green Bonds Grow Up   
January 28, 2020
Source: Yahoo Finance - Buying debt from U.S. companies for environmental purposes hasn’t been a winning strategy over the last 12 months. But as the market swells, so-called green bonds are poised to perform better as investors pour cash into assets...
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