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Why divest from fossil fuels?

14 November 2019
3 min read

Fossil fuel divestment can have a real impact on a company’s prospects. By refusing to invest in...

How to use your shareholder voice for good

16 October 2019
4 min read

Wouldn’t it be great if you could use your voice as a shareholder to persuade companies to address...

Why do we invest in banks?

25 March 2019
5 min read

We believe it is possible for big banks and super funds to be key drivers of positive change....

Is your super fund invested in new coal mines?

01 February 2019
4 min read

You could be forgiven for thinking Adani’s Carmichael coal mine in central Queensland is the only...

We are divesting from IOOF on ethical grounds

16 January 2019
1 min read

IOOF has failed over a long period to put governance and conflicts management arrangements into...

Investing ethically for a better world

21 December 2018
4 min read

As ethical investors we draw a line in the sand. For some sectors of the economy it’s not a question...

Parliament passes Modern Slavery Act

14 December 2018
4 min read

Starting in 2019, the largest 3,000 companies in Australia will be required to disclose the risk of...

The rise of ethical investing

18 November 2018
48 min watch

Our Head of Ethics Research Stuart Palmer explains the who/what/why of ethical investing.

How you can cut through the greenwash

09 November 2018
3 min read

Just because an investment is ‘responsible’ doesn’t make it ethical. Here’s how financial advisers...

How can we keep global warming below 1.5°C?

01 November 2018
5 min read

A new report by the IPCC has shown that disastrous global warming is closer at hand than previously...

We’re keeping up the fight against live animal export

19 October 2018
3 min read

Australians were shocked when they saw animal suffering on board Australian live export ships...

The case against tobacco investment

17 October 2018
3 min read

Anti-tobacco campaigner Dr Bronwyn King from Tobacco Free Portfolios lays out the investment case...

Australia’s transition to renewables

03 September 2018
9 min read

Renewable energy currently makes up 17% of Australia’s total electricity generation. Dr Stuart...

The next generation of Aussie renewables, thanks...

31 August 2018
3 min read

They’re one of Australia’s largest publicly listed owners of wind turbines. So who are Infigen, and...

Plastic bags should be banned once and for all

26 May 2018
3 min read

Plastic bags are synonymous with shopping. You buy your ‘stuff’, you put it in a bag; a cheap and...

We are divesting from AMP for failing ethical...

10 May 2018
1 min read

Revelations regarding the actions of the advice business made during the Royal Commission have...

Australia’s live export trade needs to end now

09 April 2018
5 min read

Just before news broke of the latest live export scandal, we sent our ethics analyst Amanda Richman...

Fair goals: The 30% Club

27 February 2018
2 min read

There’s a global campaign that’s helping to address gender inequity in business. It’s called The 30%...

12 ways we’re advocating for a better world

17 November 2017
9 min read

We’re the kind of company that doesn’t just do the right thing – we encourage others to as well....

Smashing climate goals

25 September 2017
8 min read

The Paris Climate Agreement is an important step in slowing dangerous climate change. But it’s only...

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