Press Releases

21 July 2021: Major international legal report backs growing institutional investor focus on achieving positive sustainability impacts

27 November 2019: Groundbreaking work to assess real-world sustainability impact for investors

 

A Legal Framework for Impact in the News

2021

Financial Times Moral Money Newsletter | July 23
Climate change litigation rattles companies and shareholders

Responsible Investor | July 22
Major report outlines legal framework for moving from sustainability risk to impact

ESG Investor | July 22
Call for Sustainability Goals to be Built into Fiduciary Duties

IPE | July 22
International report finds investors often legally bound to go green

Axios | July 22
Big investors seek impact

Responsible Investor | July 22
Major report outlines legal framework for moving from sustainability risk to impact

Mirage News | July 22
Major international legal report backs growing institutional investor focus on achieving positive sustainability impacts

Environmental Finance | July 21
Freshfields ‘landmark’ report on impact launched

Environmental Finance | January 7
Impact: Six areas to watch in 2021

2020

Environmental Finance | May 27
Legal Framework for Impact to fundamentally reshape finance, says Generation IM

Money Market | April 2
Why SA’s policymakers should focus on sustainability impact

Plenitude | January 9
Will Martindale – Director of Policy and Research – PRI

2019

EuroMoney | November 29
Freshfields: Can investors put impact before return?

Environmental Finance | November 28
PRI to study ‘fundamental legal questions’ on impact investing

IPE | March 6
PRI to tackle ‘fundamental’ legal questions about considering impact