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Mardi Gras goes for green and bans glitter

Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras chief executive Terese Casu said the plan was to make the event completely carbon neutral within five years. “We used to bring in about three tonnes of glitter from China,” Ms Casu said. “That

Top 100 ESG U.S. Stocks

Across the U.S., sustainability has become a priority in many areas.  To create the rankings, Calvert analyzed the 1,000 largest publicly held U.S. companies (by stock market value) and scored them on more than 200 key indicators and 28 issues.

High performing ESG funds

As socially responsible investments grow in popularity, the perception that such investments lack options is fading. Morningstar ratings assesses funds on environmental, social and governance factors, even if the funds don’t label themselves as ESG investments. Here are some of

ING asked to stop investing in nuclear weapon producers

The iconic ING bank´s lion kicking away a nuclear cruise missile: the below image was projected onto the ING headquarters in Amsterdam. On Tuesday morning, anyone entering the building will be tested for nuclear radiation with a Geiger counter. With

Time to step up climate action

Time to step up climate action The alignment between sustainable finance and responsible business could become an unprecedented, transformative force for decarbonisation, but the time to move is now, writes the founding director of the UN Global Compact, Georg Kell. A cloudy skyline



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