In the past, investors often balked at the idea of applying environmental, social and governance (ESG) criteria when investing in […]
The proposed EU taxonomy  will be a ‘living’ list of all economic activities that can genuinely be considered environmentally […]
Reliable research by Oxford University and others confirms that good sustainability and ESG practices correlate with lower operating costs, better […]
Helena Viñes Fiestas, BNP Paribas Asset Management’s (BNPP AM) Deputy Global Head of Sustainability and Head of Sustainability Research and Policy, […]
The 23rd session of the Conference of the Parties (COP23) to the UN Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) takes place […]
On 1 June, the new US administration unsurprisingly announced its intention to withdraw from the historic Paris Climate Agreement. Due […]
In January 2017 we witnessed a breakthrough event for responsible investment – asset owners and asset managers came together to […]
The pharmaceutical (pharma) sector is a major focus for investors, not just from a financial viewpoint, given its weight in […]
One of the key elements of our research process is what we call ‘horizon scanning’. We have recently considered on that research the farm animal welfare.
The European Commission is betting on the building sector in order for the EU to become more energy-efficient.
The Accord on Fire and Building Safety covers all Bangladeshi suppliers to the signatory companies and addresses a series of critical issues, and aims to assure safe working conditions.
Fundamental changes will be needed to ensure growth and tackle natural resource constraints or competition over them.
As part of our 2013 webinar series to provide our clients with reliable information and insights, we have decided to organise a web conference (webinar) focused on SRI: “Reconciling socially responsible investing with a focus on investment performance.”