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UCA Funds Management will this year complete the process to become a responsible entity and have two of their funds registered managed investment schemes. UCA Funds Management is in the process of changing their Australian Financial Services License ...
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The risk of stranded fossil fuel assets, increased environmental regulations and community group and environmental movement opposition are raising questions over the long term prospects and investment value of mining projects in Queensland, according to a recent report ...
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The Federal Court in Melbourne has ruled in favour of Commonwealth Bank of Australia in a case brought by the Australasian Centre for Corporate Responsibility (ACCR) and Environmental Justice Australia on the right of shareholders to put a ...
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The majority of global financial institutions do not have policies requiring clients to comply with local, national and international laws and regulations relating to forest conservation, according to the Natural Capital Declaration (NCD) and the UN Environment Programme ...
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Environment Fund Management

FTSE Russell has launched the new FTSE All-World ex Coal index series omitting companies with exposures to coal or general mining companies with proved and probable coal reserves. The indexes FTSE methodology is based on the exclusion of ...
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The Australasian Centre for Corporate Responsibility (ACCR) is lodging resolutions for AGL’s annual general meeting (AGM) demanding the company set a quantitative target for annual reductions on emissions from power generation activities, among other concerns. ACCR will lodge the ...
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Superannuation boards can add value by reflecting the demographics of membership at large, and by focusing on environmental, social and governance (ESG) issues, according to a survey of the superannuation industry. BNP Paribas Securities Services and the Australian ...
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As institutional shareholders continue to engage with listed mining companies over risks like climate change and stranded assets, linking executive remuneration to achievements such as reserve replacement is one tool that is coming into consideration. Thus far, there ...
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The Federal Court in Melbourne has ruled in favour of Commonwealth Bank of Australia in a case brought by the Australasian Centre for Corporate Responsibility (ACCR) and Environmental Justice Australia on the right of shareholders to put a resolution on carbon emissions disclosures to the annual general meeting (AGM). Last year, ACCR put a resolution to CBA, requesting the bank report on the financing of carbon emissions. CBA declined to put the resolution to shareholders, and the Federal Court on Friday ruled that shareholders do not have a legal right to put such resolutions on the AGM. Rachel Alembakis on Google+Tweet ...
The majority of global financial institutions do not have policies requiring clients to comply with ...
The Australasian Centre for Corporate Responsibility (ACCR) is lodging resolutions for AGL’s annual general meeting (AGM) ...
More than 90% of ASX200 financial companies and 75% of mining and utilities companies have ...