ESG: ‘Five Archetypes of Behaviour’

Thoughts on the “five archetypes of behavior” postulated by N. Craig Smith and Ron Soonieus in their Harvard Business Review article – “How Board Members Really Feel About ESG, from Deniers to True Believers” – which highlighted ‘the gap between aspiration and action’ when it comes to ESG.

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Social Impact: A Safe Place to Live

Dan Healy, a Partner at Irish Homes, shares his thoughts on the social housing challenge in Ireland, some of the solutions the government can pursue and why ESG makes sense within their own business model.

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Challenging the Greenwash

The Sustainable Funds Group at Stewart Investors explore the issue of greenwashing in the sustainable investment landscape, with some words of warning for investors.

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Sustainability Leadership

From Doubters to Believers

Thirty years in the making, Jürgen Klopp inspired Liverpool Football Club to write a new story. At a planetary level, we too need to write a new story. One where our ecosystem is left intact.

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Societal challenges exposed by Covid

In part 2 of a 3 part article series assessing the impact of Covid, the team from Aberdeen Standard Investments touch on some of the social considerations and the importance of supply chain management. 

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Environmental effects – a ray of light?

In part 1 of a 3 part article series assessing the impact of Covid, the team from Aberdeen Standard Investments take a look at the environmental effects of the Covid-19 pandemic. While the human and societal costs have been huge, there have also been several unintended positives.

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