On January 14, the Net-Zero Alliance (AOA) group released its Target Setting Protocol, now available in its final version. The Net-Zero Asset Owner Alliance (AOA), placed under the aegis of the United Nations, designs methodologies that underpin the objective of reducing greenhouse gas emissions. Based on the latest international climateContinue…

Global Coal Exit List (GCEL) Publication Creates Debate around TruCost While a recent analysis of S&P Global TruCost reports that integrating TruCost’s Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) dataset into a portfolio led to better performance than a non-SDG aligned portfolio, Urgewald and 30 NGOs partners, including Reclaim Finance, publish an updateContinue…

A new research conducted by Barclays Private Bank (in France, Germany, Hong Kong, India, Italy, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Switzerland, Singapore, United Arab Emirates and United Kingdom ) indicates that the establishment of a relationship of mutual trust and understanding between the different generations will be the key to a successfulContinue…

As the Coronavirus pandemic ravaged the globe in recent months, gold and the US dollar have been in the spotlight, reaching multi-year highs in price. Both are safe-haven assets, meaning that they are typically sought after by investors during turbulent times. However, gold and the US dollar are commonly viewedContinue…

As financial advisors become more accustomed to exchange traded funds, many are looking into ETF model portfolios in separate accounts to enhance their businesses and better help clients diversify to meet the challenges ahead. “I think of this as a transformation going on in the industry, and it’s easy to understand why,Continue…

F10 Swiss fintech incubator, Julius Baer

The Principality of Monaco’s Government has publicly announced that “Mr Michel Hunault, Director of the Service d’Information et de Contrôle sur les Circuits Financiers (SICCFIN), Monaco’s financial investigation unit, and Lia Umans, an external consultant, took part in the Financial Action Task Force (FATF) session at the OECD due toContinue…