Participating investors will focus on mobilizing companies deemed to be systemically important to the goal of reversing nature and biodiversity loss by 2030; the initiative is encouraging investor signatories to participate ahead of its spring 2023 formal launch.
November 2022 Each year, the United Nations brings together leaders from almost every country for global climate summits. Creating climate action on a global scale has long been a difficult, complex challenge. Progress, so far, has been slow and hard-earned. But the UN’s yearly Conference of Parties (COP) has helped galvanize global momentum around the … Continued
The UN’s yearly Conference of Parties (COP) has helped galvanize global momentum around the goal of reducing carbon emissions and reaching net-zero by 2050. These conferences are an invaluable opportunity for nations to come together, communicate climate targets, and share their progress.
At Domini, as we confronted the complexities of climate change, we realized just how important the stability of these environmental and societal systems are to us. When these systems are unstable, our investments can be exposed to non-diversifiable risks. As investors, we are well-served to pay attention to these systems’ potential risks and rewards.
At the intersection of financial management and social change sits the practice of socially responsible investing. Northern Trust Corp. is a U.S.-based asset manager and financial services provider that uses its business model to help meet the needs of its employees, stakeholders, and the public.
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Financial Institutions Call for Support of Finance Ministers for an Ambitious Global Biodiversity Framework
The CEOs of leading financial institutions Aviva, Domini Impact Investments LLC and Storebrand Asset Management, have sent a letter on behalf of the Finance for Biodiversity Foundation to the Coalition of Finance Ministers for Climate Action to address the importance of and take urgent action towards aligning financial flows with the goals and targets of the Global Biodiversity Framework in the run-up to the 15th Conference of the Parties (COP15) in Canada in December 2022.
As cities continue to grow for the people and companies who find a home there, real estate developers are working to build sustainable environments for all to thrive in. Castellum AB is a leader in the space as they construct, develop, and market commercial properties through new construction and acquisitions in the Nordic region.
Written by Carole Laible for 100 Women in Finance Aug 2022 In the ‘80s, there were not many women in leadership positions in public accounting. However, I was fortunate to work with two women that had risen to the rank of manager. As a young professional, I didn’t realize that working alongside these women was … Continued
You can now read our Impact Update for Second Quarter 2022. In this update, we spotlight equality and offer insight into how our investments and engagements can help promote inclusivity. When historically marginalized groups face unfair treatment or effects, investors and companies can use their leverage points for those people that may lack basic needs, … Continued
The U.S. has once more found itself asking the question: What can be done to assure that “never again,” means never again? As the country repeatedly and collectively mourns the loss of lives due to gun violence, responsible investing reminds us that even in the wake of this devastation, our investments can have a role in the solution.