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Our Resources Centre is where we’ve gathered helpful documents for investors and financial advisers. You can also check here for our original publications and for the most interesting articles and reports on the Climate and Nature Crisis.

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Click 'For Financial Advisers' for any helpful documents for wealth managers.

Click 'Global Returns Project Publications' for reports written by or for our campaign.

Click 'Climate', 'Innovation' or 'Finance' for a selection of the most interesting articles and reports on the Climate and Nature Crisis.

  • Climate: articles and reports covering the underlying science behind climate change and how we might approach the problem, including the behavioural issues involved
  • Innovation: articles and reports on some of the innovations that could impact the Climate and Nature Crisis
  • Finance: articles and reports on the role of finance in addressing the Climate and Nature Crisis and some of the implications for investors
Understanding the Climate Crisis
Changing Finance to Catalyze Transformation

The latest UNEP report on how financial institutions can accelerate the transition to an environmentally sustainable economy.

How SDG is ESG?

This report from Util compares the exposure and impact, as measured against the 17 SDGs, of 281 US-domiciled sustainable equity funds relative to all US-domiciled equity funds in aggregate.

Global Sustainable Investment Review (2020)

The GSIA finds that gobal sustainable investment has reached $35.3 trillion: up 15% since 2018.

Sustainable Finance Disclosure Regulation

This Deloitte report discusses a series of recent regulations indicating that European regulators will use the finance sector to build and finance a low carbon economy.

Planetary Boundaries: Measuring Business's Environmental Footprint (2020)

Pictet Asset Management has helped devise a way of applying the Planetary Boundaries framework to an investment setting.

Climate & Lifestyle Report (2020)

Founders Pledge reveals that, for most people, giving to climate charities is the most effective personal action they can take to tackle the Climate Crisis.

Navigating the Nuances of Net-Zero Targets (2020)

NewClimate Institute & Data-Driven EnviroLab assess, among other things, the limitations of claiming net-zero emissions through carbon offsetting.

Funding Trends: Climate Change Mitigation Philanthropy (2020)

"ClimateWorks’ latest research reveals that less than 2% of global philanthropic giving is dedicated to climate change mitigation."

Climate Risk and Response (2020)

McKinsey Global Institute examines the socioeconomic impacts of climate risk and offers a set of tools and methodologies for businesses to assess them.

Risks, Opportunities and Society (2020)

Oliver Wyman explores the role of the financial services industry in the transition to a climate-sustainable economy.

Climate Philanthropy (2019)

Rupert Edwards (2019) explores the potential for empowering investors to commit philanthropic donations to tackle the Climate Crisis.

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