Responsible Investment Trends


Morningstar Launches New Low Carbon Risk Index Family

Morningstar, Inc., a leading provider of independent investment research, today announced the Morningstar Low Carbon Risk Index Family, a new group of indexes that provides diversified exposure to equities across regions and emphasizes companies aligned with the transition to a

Risk/return impact of climate change?

How big a risk/return impact could climate change have on a portfolio, and when might that happen? According to a number of modelled scenarios lead and researched by Mercer. Climate change can inevitably have an impact on investment returns, so

Australian Mutual Bank Responsible Banking

Australian Bank certified for responsible banking

Teachers Mutual Bank Limited has become one of the first Australian banks to certify its retail deposits, mortgages and wholesale funding. The certification  could generate more than $3.5billion of socially responsible investment for the bank by 2021. This certification will

Progress towards Europe’s climate and energy targets

With sights now set on the new 2030 targets for greenhouse gas emission reductions, renewable energy and energy efficiency, renewed efforts towards achieving these targets will be necessary. Following the political agreements between the European Parliament, the Council of Ministers



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