Since breaking the psychological US$100 level in September, Brent crude oil has fallen 34%. Strangely, the Ardour Solar Index has also fallen the same amount over this same period. What the heck does the oil price have to do with solar?
In the finance sector, we believe the big banks and super funds can be key change-makers for the drastic action needed to respond to climate change. Our members and the general public have expressed interest in understanding why we invest in Westpac, but not the rest of the “big 4” banks.
- Australian Ethical has announced a new partnership with 1 Million Women, Australia’s largest mass movement of women and girls fighting climate change in their everyday lives.
- Super is one of the biggest investments that we make in our lifetime. Here's five important questions to ask if you’re thinking of switching super funds.
- Even something as seemingly innocuous as the Woolies around the corner can have a negative impact on the things you care about. But that doesn’t mean writing off all supermarkets says Australian Ethical’s head of ethics, Dr Stuart Palmer.