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Author archives: AODProject

  • Investment Chain Alignment

    7th March 2016 . Context . Views: 3098

    From pension fund members and their funds, to the investment advisors, fund managers and research houses, there is evidence of significant inconsistencies in the basis of remuneration, the holding period of investments, the management of systemic risks. The

  • Active Ownership

    7th March 2016 . Context . Views: 3101

    The growth in active ownership has not only prompted many asset owners to review their investment policies and practices but it is certainly set to change the way asset owners engage with their members. Active ownership is providing a completely new

  • Low-Carbon Investment

    7th March 2016 . Context . Views: 2967

    The recent Carbon Bubble report showed that a mere fraction of the world’s fossil fuel reserves from the balance sheets of the largest companies can ever be burnt once the pathway to a 2 degree limited world has been established. To hedge or not to hedge

  • Risk Management

    7th March 2016 . Context . Views: 2988

    The fact that climate change risks are mostly long term, and carbon regulation seemingly far off in the distance, has the effect that these risks generally aren’t being adequately considered and planned for now. Ask any Chief Investment Officer what his

  • Transparency

    7th March 2016 . Context . Views: 2560

    The challenge with transparency for asset owners now is to accept that this principle is critical to both fairness, universal ownership and healthy competition and it should extend the application of this principle to its own industry. Transparency is at the

  • AODP Sovereign Wealth Fund Index

    6th March 2016 . Ratings . Views: 1414

    The AODP Sovereign Index assesses the world’s largest sovereign wealth funds – rating them from AAA through to X grade – on how well they are managing climate risk. Visit the Global Climate Index for an overview of how all of the world’s

  • AODP Foundation Index

    5th March 2016 . Ratings . Views: 1178

    The AODP Foundation Index assesses the world’s largest foundations – rating them from AAA through to X grade – on how well they are managing climate risk. Visit the Global Climate Index for an overview of how all of the world’s largest

  • USA Index

    26th February 2016 . Country . Views: 1239

    The USA Index forms part of the Global Climate Index, which is the world standard for assessing the world’s largest investors on climate-risk management. The AODP Global Climate Index is the world standard for assessing the world’s largest investors on

  • France Index

    23rd February 2016 . Country . Views: 881

    The France Index forms part of the Global Climate Index, which is the world standard for assessing the world’s largest investors on climate-risk management. The AODP Global Climate Index is the world standard for assessing the world’s largest investors on

  • Scandinavia Index

    22nd February 2016 . Country . Views: 671

    Scandinavian asset owners are taking the most action to manage climate risk. The Scandinavia Index forms part of the Global Climate Index, which is the world standard for assessing the world’s largest investors on climate-risk management. The AODP Global

  • Switzerland Index

    21st February 2016 . Country . Views: 786

    The Switzerland Index forms part of the Global Climate Index, which is the world standard for assessing the world’s largest investors on climate-risk management. The AODP Global Climate Index is the world standard for assessing the world’s largest

  • Japan Index

    20th February 2016 . Country . Views: 767

    The Japan Index forms part of the Global Climate Index, which is the world standard for assessing the world’s largest investors on climate-risk management. The AODP Global Climate Index is the world standard for assessing the world’s largest investors on

  • Canada Index

    19th February 2016 . Country . Views: 767

    The Canada Index forms part of the Global Climate Index, which is the world standard for assessing the world’s largest investors on climate-risk management. The AODP Global Climate Index is the world standard for assessing the world’s largest investors on

  • Netherlands Index

    18th February 2016 . Country . Views: 600

    The Netherlands Index forms part of the Global Climate Index, which is the world standard for assessing the world’s largest investors on climate-risk management. The AODP Global Climate Index is the world standard for assessing the world’s largest

  • Australia Index

    17th February 2016 . Country . Views: 1448

    The Australia Index forms part of the Global Climate Index, which is the world standard for assessing the world’s largest investors on climate-risk management. The AODP Global Climate Index is the world standard for assessing the world’s largest investors

  • UK Index

    16th February 2016 . Country . Views: 762

    The UK Index forms part of the Global Climate Index, which is the world standard for assessing the world’s largest investors on climate-risk management. The AODP Global Climate Index is the world standard for assessing the world’s largest investors on

  • CALPERS SETS BAR ON ANZ AS AUSTRALIAN SUPER FUNDS SCARED TO ROCK BOAT

    15th December 2015 . News . Views: 1329

    Pension fund share voting flies against Paris climate commitments. As the Australia & New Zealand Banking Group (ANZ) AGM nears this Thursday, the Asset Owners Disclosure Project (AODP) has revealed that almost all pension funds – including most

  • CALIFORNIA SHAMES AUSTRALIAN SUPER FUNDS ON KEY ANZ CLIMATE VOTE

    15th December 2015 . News . Views: 1220

    Super funds’ share voting flies against Paris climate commitments. As the ANZ AGM nears this Thursday, the Asset Owners Disclosure Project (AODP) has revealed that almost all Australian superannuation funds contacted by their members refused to disclose

  • ANZ TARGETED BY VOTE YOUR PENSION GLOBAL ENGAGEMENT PLATFORM

    19th November 2015 . News . Views: 1131

    First post-Paris test of corporate carbon accountability and climate action. Global bank ANZ, a significant lender to the fossil fuel sector, is facing the possibility of an investor revolt in the wake of a likely international accord limiting carbon

  • AUSTRALIA’S FUTURE FUND DANGEROUSLY OUT OF TOUCH ON CLIMATE CHANGE

    15th October 2015 . News . Views: 1417

    Future Fund parties like it’s 1999. Australia’s sovereign wealth fund has once again proven how out of touch it is with the future and the rest of the world over climate change. A freedom of information request submitted by the Asset Owners Disclosure