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Solving the plastics problem by engaging with chemical companies - Fidelity International
The world is drowning in plastic waste. For chemical companies adapting to increasing regulations around plastics, Fidelity believes they should consider…
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Aligning our funds with the UN Sustainable Development Goals - Liontrust
Mike Appleby explains how the Liontrust Sustainable Investment team aligns its themes with the SDGs and the impact of doing so.
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The materials challenge - from linear to circular - Liontrust
While plastic pollution continues to dominate the news agenda, Mike Appleby explains how a more nuanced look at the materials sector can potentially reap…
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Increasing tailwinds behind renewables - Liontrust
With wind and solar now the UK’s cheapest forms of electricity, Mike Appleby posits renewables will be virtually impossible to compete against economically…
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Middle managers key levers of corporate financial results - Eaton Vance's Calvert
Most companies recognise that managing their workforce, or human capital, is critical to success. In the corporate hierarchy, however, the rung of middle…
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New research shows meaningful work may improve profits - Eaton Vance/Calvert
Do positive attitudes in the workplace lead to positive bottom-line impacts? Is there a measurable link between employees' sense of purpose at work and…
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Finally, data is helping to identify the diversity strategies that work - Fidelity International
Anna Stupnytska, Head of Global Macro and Investment Strategy, looks at how the approach to diversity is starting to shift away from random, box-ticking…
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Why we are calling it Sustainable Investing, not ESG - Fidelity International
Paras Anand, Head of Asset Management, Asia Pacific, notes that the term ‘ESG’ struggles to capture the full scope of stakeholders and the off-spreadsheet…
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Global economic parity for women stands at 68% - Eaton Vance's Calvert
Erica Lasdon, ESG Senior Research Analyst at Calvert Research and Management, considers the worldwide gender-parity gap.
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Of butterflies and boardrooms: capturing the economic power of women - Eaton Vance's Calvert
Erica Lasdon, ESG Senior Research Analyst at Calvert Research and Management, notes that numerous studies link a greater inclusion of women in the workplace…
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