MENU

Resources

GLOBAL CLIMATE INDEX 2017

26th April 2017 • Featured, Reports, Resources • Views: 1452

The fifth AODP Global Climate 500 Index launches after a year of rapid developments in articulating the financial risks of climate change to the global economy. Climate risk rose further up the investor agenda in 2016. The Paris Climate Agreement came into force in November, including a recognition

Read More

GLOBAL CLIMATE INDEX 500 INTERACTIVE MAP

25th April 2017 • Featured - Home, Interactive Map • Views: 4773

Find out how the world’s biggest investors – superannuation/pension funds, insurance companies, foundations/endowments and sovereign wealth funds – are managing climate risk. Access the interactive map to investigate how the 500 top asset owners are performing, filtering by region,

Read More

EXXONMOBIL – Investor Engagement Report

6th September 2016 • Reports, Resources • Views: 1656

Climate change poses a substantive risk to global financial stability and the retirement savings of millions of people around the world. At the Paris Climate Summit world leaders pledged to limit global warming to a maximum 2ºC. Bank of England Governor and chairman of the international Financial

Read More

GLOBAL CLIMATE 500 INDEX 2016 – Insurance Sector Analysis

21st July 2016 • Featured, Reports, Resources • Views: 2144

Climate change poses a double threat to the insurance industry. It faces mounting costs from claims relating to the physical impacts of climate change and knock-on events such as the disruption of global supply chains. At the same time, the investment portfolios that enable it to meet claims are

Read More

GLOBAL CLIMATE 500 INDEX 2016

1st May 2016 • Featured, Reports, Resources • Views: 2802

The fourth AODP Global Climate 500 Index launches against a backdrop of positive change. It is now widely acknowledged that to ignore the financial risk of climate change is a threat to investment portfolios and a growing number of investors are taking actions to understand how holding the increase

Read More

Digging Deeper

11th September 2015 • Reports, Resources • Views: 895

The Asset Owners Disclosure Project (AODP) provides insights into the detailed data behind the 2015 AODP Global Climate 500 Index. With the UNFCCC COP21 meeting in Paris nearly upon us, the economic and financial implications of climate change are coming to the forefront of the debate around the

Read More

Global Climate Index 2015

27th April 2015 • Resources • Views: 750

Some of the world’s largest and best known investors continue to make a big gamble on accelerating climate change by investing in heavily carbon-exposed assets, while only a small minority are blazing a trail to a safer, low-carbon world. The AODP Global Climate Index is the world standard for

Read More

Vote Your Pension

20th April 2015 • Resources • Views: 593

Vote Your Pension is the world’s largest global shareholder engagement campaign. We’re calling on people everywhere to make themselves heard at the annual meetings of the world’s largest oil and gas companies. Our first engagement was the Chevron annual meeting on Wednesday May 27, 2015 in

Read More

Global University Index 2014-15

28th January 2015 • Resources • Views: 615

Since 2012, the Asset Owners Disclosure Project (AODP) has ranked and rated the largest 1000 asset owners on how they manage climate risk in their investment portfolios. 2015 marks the first time the AODP has created a spin-off index, which focuses solely on universities. The AODP’s

Read More

Global Climate Index 2013-14

11th December 2013 • Resources • Views: 520

In a year when understanding of a fund’s exposure to unburnable carbon and emissions intensity became a mainstream investment issue, the measurement of progress to managing climate risk takes on an even greater significance. This is particularly important as the stakeholders in these funds,

Read More

Global Climate Index 2012

11th December 2012 • Resources • Views: 543

The first ever Global Climate Investment Index shows how the world’s biggest investors – superannuation/pension funds, insurance companies, foundations/endowments and sovereign wealth funds – are managing climate risk. The Asset Owners Disclosure Project (AODP) today released the first ever

Read More

The Vital Few

28th September 2012 • Resources • Views: 553

Ever wondered why it is that the global financial system seems so short term and unsustainable when as citizens our interests are long term? Ever wondered what kind of people sit atop this huge pile of global money? In 1995, global stockmarkets were owned mostly by governments and high net worth

Read More

Climate Change Best Practice

9th March 2012 • Resources • Views: 1517

Climate change is perhaps the largest single threat to pension and superannuation funds’ long-term returns. The ability of these funds to build capability in the management of climate change risks and opportunities is therefore becoming core to their business. Not only is it certain that this

Read More