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Covid-19 places greater responsibility on business

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Global survey suggests trust in business is greater than in government or media. What will CEOs do with it?

Andrzej Janiszewski

Beware of ESG ratings flaws

January 13, 2021

Over-reliance on ESG ratings exposes markets to same type of risks that led to 2008 financial crisis.

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The role banks can play in stopping deforestation

January 12, 2021

As banks provide finance along soft commodity supply chains they hold enormous influence.

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Why banks' social role must be clearly defined

January 4, 2021

Having a positive social impact is made difficult by the lack of an accurate way to measure it.

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Free market capitalism can allow for the end of poverty

January 4, 2021

Fighting poverty with entrepreneurialism means integrating social entrepreneurship and impact investing for a more inclusive capitalism, write academics from Swiss business school IMD.

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The ECB should steer clear of unrealistic green goals

January 4, 2021

Should the ECB enter the fight against climate change? Not without a precise doctrine.

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IDB Invest on key sustainability opportunities in Latam for 2021

January 4, 2021

Inter-American Development Bank to focus on Latin American pension funds regulation and social bonds.

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David Malpass on debt, China and climate

January 4, 2021

World Bank president on effective development finance and the need for debt transparency, particularly from China.

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Finance isn't transitioning fast enough

December 16, 2020

Europe will miss its 2030 climate target unless sustainable finance grows up.

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