A majority of business leaders say that a long term agreement at the UN climate summit (COP21) in Paris is critical to supporting private sector investment in low carbon solutions.
The chairman of Goldman Sachs’ Asia Pacific region, who is also on the board of the Hong Kong stock exchange, has warned companies that if they ignore sustainability they risk being worthless.
Millennials are the future of sustainability according to the second annual Cox Conserves Sustainability Survey that flagged efforts around conservation, energy efficiency and environmental stewardship The survey found that Millennials have a huge appetite for ...
Report on transforming urban slums into sustainable communities to debut at Habitat For Humanity’s Hong Kong Asia-Pacific Housing Forum
Over half of financial services executives have identified environmental, social and governance (ESG) issues as the top concern over the next decade, according to a new survey. BNP Paribas surveyed 115 'senior and experienced bankers ...
Impact Investment Exchange Asia and KKR, have successfully completed their second social enterprise technical assistance project with Glovax Biotech of the Philippines, which receives US$1million credit line to increases vaccine distribution and employment
Sustainable Brands has independently released a collection of more than 20 case studies around practical new financial metrics, which includes examples from Unilever, Johnson & Johnson, Target, Microsoft, SAP, Kering, MGM Resorts, HP, and Procter ...
A new study of 12 companies listed in the S&P 100 has found that sustainable product portfolios grew by 91% – around six times faster than the rest of the companies’ products.
Sustainability is not a selling point for Kering, the luxury goods group that owns brands including Gucci, Saint Laurent, Bottega Veneta, Boucheron, and Balenciaga.
A comprehensive and system-wide approach to financing over the next two decades is necessary if the global financial system is to contribute toward climate security, according to a report from the UN Environment Programme.