What does the industry need apart from pledges?

Six experts weigh in

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What does the industry need apart from pledges?

Asset managers have announced their support in the transition to net zero by signing the Net Zero Asset Managers Initiative and the Deforestation pledges. Kathleen Gallagher asks industry participants if they think these pledges are the best mechanism for the asset management industry and what else they would like to see.

Andrew Milligan, board adviser, Devlin Mambo Consulting Carbon tax system In the run-up to COP26 it was de rigeur for any company of note to publicise its climate action plan, reassuring customers,...

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