Tag: ESG

Survey Reveals Concern for Achieving Net Zero Targets

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A survey by GHD, one of the world’s leading professional services companies, has found that only 47 per cent of Canadian consumers and 42 per...

Canada’s New Growth-Focused Climate Fund Launched

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Purpose Investments Inc., based in Toronto, Ontario, has announced that Purpose Global Climate Opportunities Fund is now available to investors. Canada’s new growth-focused climate fund will...

Carrots or Sticks? Regulatory Requirements and Financial Incentives for Climate Action

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By Tyson Dyck and Henry Ren Given the potential for climate change to drive transformation across entire economic sectors, the fact that it often dominates...

TD Bank Bolsters Sustainability Efforts, ESG Reporting

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TD Bank Group bolstered its sustainability efforts in the past year, according to its annual environmental, social and governance (ESG) report, including plans to...

RBC Commits to $500 Billion in Net-Zero Financing by 2050

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Canada's biggest bank, the Royal Bank of Canada (RBC), is demonstrating its commitment to accelerating clean economic growth and helping communities transition to net-zero....

Brookfield’s New $7.5 billion Climate-Focused Fund

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Brookfield Asset Management Inc. plans to raise at least $7.5 billion for a new climate-focused fund, as the Canadian investment firm builds out an...

Manulife Investment Management Issues Inaugural Climate Report

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Hancock Natural Resource Group (HNRG), a Manulife Investment Management Company, recently released its inaugural climate disclosure report. The new report highlights the risks and opportunities...

WSP to Acquire Golder and Strengthen ESG Services

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Leading engineering and design firm WSP Global Inc. has entered into an agreement to acquire Golder, a leading engineering and consulting firm with more...

Enbridge Takes Action to Cut Carbon Footprint

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Canada's largest pipeline operator, Enbridge Inc., has set new emissions reduction targets, as the industry faces intense pressure from investors and government commitments to limit...

McMaster University Signs on to UN Principles for Responsible Investments

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McMaster University in Hamilton, Ontario is taking steps toward strengthening its commitment to climate change action, with transparent measurement, carbon reduction goals, and reporting. McMaster...