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Posts From December, 2019

Australian Ethical: Clear and present danger

13 November 2019 David Macri Chief Investment Officer Australian Ethical Investment Limited
I was in London early this month where I witnessed the climate change rallies in full swing. It was an extraordinary sight. The movement's supporters came from all walks of life. It could have easily been mistaken for a fun run if not for the placards railing against the environment crisis.


Persistent Carbon Emissions Signal Global Climate Goal Is Out of Reach

Bloomberg By James Thornhill and Eric Roston December 4, 2019
While global carbon emissions growth is slowing, the persistent rise is a warning that governments aren’t doing enough to stave off the worst consequences of climate change, according to a new report.

Why divest from fossil fuels?

Australian Ethical Investment David Macri 14 November 2019
Fossil fuel divestment can have a real impact on a company’s prospects. By refusing to invest in companies that are causing climate change we are denying them a social licence to operate.