ESG knowledge shared: February 2022
Inzichten

ESG knowledge shared: February 2022

Responsible investment is continuously evolving, driven by the research and insight that fuels new discussions. Keep up to date on your responsible investing knowledge using our external ‘top picks’ of content. See what content our team have enjoyed in the last month and access thinking across third party events, articles, video and more.

Artificial intelligence

Coded Bias

This Netflix documentary investigates the bias in algorithms and artificial intelligence after a MIT Media Lab researcher uncovered flaws in facial recognition technology. It highlights the concern around the lack of legal structure and human rights violations with the technology.

Environment

Geospatial ESG

An ongoing challenge with ESG efforts is access to data. Data providers are continually developing solutions to improve insight. In this whitepaper, the World Wildlife Fund has partnered with the World Bank and Global Canopy to explore one of these potential improvements: the use of geospatial data within ESG, focusing on the environmental (E) aspect.

Climate change

We are all complicit in climate change — so we should all pay to fix it

Dieter Helm, Oxford academic and author of ‘Net Zero’, discusses cognitive dissonance, carbon pricing and what a sustainable economy would look like.

How do we solve bitcoin’s carbon problem?

The controversial cryptocurrency has long had its energy consumption compared to that of countries round the world, the latest comparison being Norway. Now banned in China and with other countries considering this too, experts disagree on whether its possible to ‘green’ this currency.

Diversity and inclusion

Financials score highest in gender equality index

Financial services is the highest scoring sector in the latest Gender-Equality Index (GEI) from Bloomberg, as overall a record number of firms disclosed diversity data.

Public health

The World's Next Big Health Emergency Is Already Here

Covid-19 has captured media attention for the past few years as the virus spread and claimed so far nearly 6 million lives. But another health crisis is already here and could claim 10 million lives by 2050: antimicrobial resistance.

Sustainable investing

Sustainable funds gain popularity in China

Data shows that actively managed equity funds are dominating China’s sustainable assets, with sustainable investing growing ever more popular since China announced its plans to build a greener economy in September 2020.

4 februari 2022
Responsible icon
Responsible Investment Team
Share on twitter
Share on linkedin
Share on email
Belangrijkste onderwerpen
Gerelateerde onderwerpen
Listen on Stitcher badge
Share on twitter
Share on linkedin
Share on email
Belangrijkste onderwerpen
Gerelateerde onderwerpen

PDF

ESG knowledge shared: February 2022

Important Information

Please be aware that there are links in this content that direct you away from the Columbia Threadneedle Investments website. By clicking on these links you are leaving Columbia Threadneedle Investments and entering a third party’s website. As such, Columbia Threadneedle Investments is not liable for its content.

true
true

Important Information

Please be aware that there are links in this content that direct you away from the Columbia Threadneedle Investments website. By clicking on these links you are leaving Columbia Threadneedle Investments and entering a third party’s website. As such, Columbia Threadneedle Investments is not liable for its content.

Gerelateerde inzichten

6 februari 2023

Steven Bell

Chief Economist, EMEA

What is going on with the US economy?

Steven Bell, our Chief Economist EMEA, explains why we are going to have to wait to get an accurate sense of how the land really lies.
Watch time - 7 min
31 januari 2023

In Credit Weekly Snapshot – January 2023

Our fixed income team provide their weekly snapshot of market events.
Read time - 3 min
30 januari 2023

Steven Bell

Chief Economist, EMEA

Some good news ahead for the UK and Europe

Steven Bell, our Chief Economist EMEA, looks ahead and suggests a brighter outlook for the UK and European economies.
Watch time - 5 min

Misschien vindt u dit ook interessant

Over ons

Miljoenen mensen over de hele wereld laten het beheer van hun geld aan Columbia Threadneedle Investments over. We beheren de beleggingen van particuliere beleggers, financieel adviseurs, vermogensbeheerders, verzekeringsmaatschappijen, pensioenfondsen en andere instellingen.

Fondskoersen en vergoedingen

Columbia Threadneedle Investments heeft een uitgebreid aanbod aan beleggingsfondsen, passend bij uiteenlopende doelstellingen.

Beleggingsbenadering

Uw succes staat bij Columbia Threadneedle hoog in het vaandel. De spil van onze ambitie om consequent successen te boeken voor onze cliënten is onze opvallend unieke beleggingsbenadering, waarbij vier beloften centraal staan.

Bevestig nog een paar gegevens over uzelf om toegang te krijgen tot uw voorkeurencentrum

*Verplichte velden

Er is iets mis gegaan, probeer het alstublieft nogmaals

Dank je. U kunt nu naar uw voorkeurencentrum gaan om te kiezen welke inzichten u per e-mail wilt ontvangen.

Ga naar uw voorkeurencentrum om te bekijken en bij te werken welke inzichten u van ons per e-mail ontvangt.