Australian Ethical Investment has announced today that they are investing in Atlantis Resources’ new tidal stream energy project based in Scotland to the tune of 9% of the capital raising required for the initiative.
Australian Ethical Investment is celebrating the 20th anniversary of the Smaller Companies Trust, which achieved 1st place over 7 years in a survey by Mercer.
- The Australian Ethical International Equities Trust won Best International Equities award in last week’s Australian Fund Managers Awards ceremony.
- The Renewable Energy Target has been under review with a decision to be made about its future within weeks. Australia’s renewable energy industry and its advocates have said the suggested changes to the RET could destroy the industry and cost thousands of jobs. Like them, we are concerned about the impact a change in policy could have on Australia’s renewables industry. But that isn’t because our members will be directly affected.
- Would you withdraw money from an ATM and then bin it? Have you bought batteries from the shops and then immediately throw them away? As absurd as this sounds, we as a nation do this every day.
- Since peaking in January 2011, the price of thermal coal has fallen 51%. We highlight nine reasons for this imbalance and suggest some of these factors are secular as opposed to normal cyclicality.