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Sustainable finance is here to stay

Maggie Coggan, Wednesday, 28th July 2021 -  “[ASFI] is...an important part of holding everyone to account to deliver against the road map recommendations”

Global impact standards on the agenda for new taskforce

Luke Michael, Tuesday, 20th July 2021 -  Impact investing advocates say Australia needs to keep pace with fast moving global developments or risks being left behind

Sustainable investing thrives amid push for higher standards

Luke Michael, Monday, 19th July 2021 -  New research shows the global sustainable investing market has grown to US$35.3 trillion ($A47.8 trillion)

Renowned family business launches $16 million impact fund

Luke Michael, Tuesday, 6th July 2021 -  Alberts Impact Capital will support start-ups focused on environmental sustainability; mental health and wellbeing; arts, music and entertainment; and equality   

Super fund to shift the dial on Australian gender equality

Maggie Coggan, Wednesday, 16th June 2021 -  “It’s not good enough to keep supporting the status quo.”

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ESG – What does it mean?

Kaushik Sridhar, Monday, 14th June 2021 -  No longer a buzzword on the fringes, “ESG” is on track to become mainstream. But what does it actually mean, and why does ESG matter? Dr Kaushik Sridhar explains.

Charity-run impact investment fund backs first project

Luke Michael, Tuesday, 25th May 2021 -  The investment has been made in partnership with other leading impact investors including Atlassian Foundation and the Community Impact Foundation                                

A six-pillar approach to protecting nature to protect investments

Nikki Stefanoff, Wednesday, 19th May 2021 -  “Biodiversity really needs its own Paris agreement.” 

A lesson for investors: Real change involves the loss of power

Wendy Williams, Thursday, 13th May 2021 -  Anand Giridharadas poses a challenge to responsible investors to think about their power and what they’re really doing to achieve systemic change.

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Launching the Living Learning program

Dale Renner, Wednesday, 5th May 2021 -  The Living Learning program is important, writes Dale Renner, not just because of its social impact on young people, but also because of the way the impact investment is structured. It provides a new way to partner for the delivery of social outcomes
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