Investors holding $29trn in assets demand 1,600 firms set science-based climate goals

Ahead of COP26 summit

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Less than a third of Science Based Target initiative signatories have had their goals approved
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Less than a third of Science Based Target initiative signatories have had their goals approved

Hundreds of leading investors and lenders from around the world collectively holding over $29.3trn in assets have today called on 'high-impact' companies to set science-based climate targets ahead of the upcoming COP26 Climate Summit in November.

Around 220 financial institutions from across 26 countries - including major names such as Allianz, Amundi, and Cathay Financial Holding - are targeting their demands at 1,600 companies with a collective...

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