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Keen to be green? Find the shade that’s right for you

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Editor’s note: Audacious Investing is pleased to run this comment piece from Australian Ethical Investment. We encourage informed comment from industry experts that will give…

The Fred Hollows Foundation invests in eye care centre social enterprise

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Tl;dr A social enterprise is a commercially viable business that exists to provide a social or environmental benefit Impact investing are investments made into companies…

Legg Mason’s Western Asset removes tobacco, cluster munitions from bond funds

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Tl;dr Divestment is an investment tool that removes perceived risks from a portfolio by refraining from, or selling, assets. Legg Mason, a global fund manager,…

Thorn agrees to ASIC undertaking for refunds, write-offs for goods leases

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The Australian Securities and Investment Commission (ASIC) has announced regulatory outcomes against Thorn’s consumer leasing businesses Radio Rentals, RR and Rentlo Reinvented that will see millions in dollars of refunds and write-offs of fees to consumers.

Increasing financial inclusion could yield increasing revenue to banks: EY

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Financial inclusion isn’t just a worthy social goal for banks – it also represents potential revenue that EY estimates could be as high as US$88…

Victorian government launches first social impact bond

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The Victorian government has launched the state’s first social impact bond (SIB), aimed at reducing chronic homelessness. The Andrews Labor government has this week launched…

Employees in more inclusive workplaces report higher job satisfaction: DCA

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Employees in inclusive teams are 19 times more likely to be very satisfied with their jobs compared to workers in non-inclusive workplaces, according to research…

Strong consumer demand for responsible, ethical super and investment: RIAA

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New research from the Responsible Investment Association Australasia (RIAA) shows that nine out of 10 Australians expect their superannuation or other investments to be invested…

The Sustainability Report Podcast: Dr Katina Michael

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Occasionally, Audacious Investing will share content from its sister publication, The Sustainability Report. In this episode of The Sustainability Report Podcast, we’re talking about how technology…

Video: Demystifying ESG from Investor and Investee Perspectives: panel discussion

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From time to time, we will share content from our sister publication, The Sustainability Report. In this video, we discuss ESG and investments Demystifying ESG…