Social & Environmental Sustainability

24 Oct 2018

Doing right and making money when investing

Andrew Cornell | Managing Editor bluenotes

Ethical businesses can create a premium return-on-investment, say two expert stock pickers.

03 Oct 2018

The competitive advantage of climate risk awareness

Andrew Cornell | Managing Editor bluenotes

Investments susceptible to climate risk will struggle as the world shifts to a lower-carbon reality.

26 Sep 2018

Certainty, climate, investors & risk

Andrew Cornell | Managing Editor bluenotes

Investor forecasts on climate change are more certain than the weather.

24 Sep 2018

Renewables a renewed resource for resources

Megan Joyce & Tsen Wong | Head of Loans & Specialised Finance WA & Director Utilities & Infrastructure, ANZ

The Australian mining sector is at a significant turning point when it comes to energy procurement.

21 Sep 2018

Three key takeaways from the GCAS

Paul Orton | Head - Project & Export Finance, Institutional Banking at ANZ

Ambitious targets, innovation and government action by 2020 critical to fulfilling promise of Paris Agreement, summit hears.

18 Sep 2018

How will we break the endless energy circle?

Alan Mitchell | Former economics editor of The Australian Financial Review

New research by the Grattan Institute warns wholesale energy prices are “very unlikely” to return to lower levels.

17 Sep 2018

SMEs & the energy spent on energy

Gareth Arbuthnot | State Manager Business Banking Vic/Tas, ANZ

Data, analytics and technology can be better employed by SMEs to control their energy use.

14 Sep 2018

Citizen science: employees helping clean up the world

Cassandra Nichols | CEO, Earthwatch Institute Australia

Looking after the environment is a priority for many companies. We talk to an expert about how citizen science is lending a hand.

10 Sep 2018

Trade & the distance from Paris to Poland

Paul Orton | Head - Project & Export Finance, Institutional Banking at ANZ

Time is closing in on a consensus over how the Paris Agreement rules will be implemented.

04 Sep 2018

Green lights for green financing

Sharon Klyne | bluenotes contributor

The need for green infrastructure is growing in Australia and New Zealand.

03 Sep 2018

Weathering life’s storms

Ana-Marie Lockyer | General Manager Wealth Products and Marketing New Zealand, ANZ

Money Week shines the spotlight on financial resilience and helps New Zealanders weather financial shock.

31 Aug 2018

ESG performance as important as financial performance: Elliott

Andrew Cornell | Managing Editor bluenotes

Bank seeks to balance the social and economic impacts of its decisions.

30 Aug 2018

Moving NZ’s infrastructure out of catch-up mode

Paul Goodwin | MD Institutional, ANZ NZ

NZ's infrastructure is being undermined by policy uncertainty.

24 Aug 2018

Tougher times: how the drought is impacting GDP

Felicity Emmett | Head of Australian Economics, ANZ

Australian farmers are currently experiencing the most serious drought since 2003 and it’s beginning to impact GDP.

23 Aug 2018

Green thumbs in the financing sector

Katharine Tapley | Head of Sustainable Finance Solutions, ANZ

As opportunities for green financing in Australia and New Zealand increase, so do does the interest in it.

17 Aug 2018

Getting on with energy transformation

Luke Menzel | CEO, Energy Efficiency Council Australia

The debate surrounding Australia’s energy system has hit boiling point, so what should businesses do next?