Case Study / 05 Oct 2010

Principles for Responsible Investment (PRI)

The PRI commissioned Trucost to calculate the cost of global environmental damage.

The PRI is the world’s leading proponent of responsible investment.

It works to understand the investment implications of environmental, social and governance (ESG) factors and to support its international network of investor signatories in integrating these factors into their investment and ownership decisions. The PRI acts in the long-term interests of its signatories, of the financial markets and economies in which they operate and ultimately of the environment and society as a whole.

The United Nations backed Principles for Responsible Investment (PRI) and United Nations Environment Programme Finance Initiative (UNEP FI) commissioned Trucost to calculate the cost of global environmental damage and examine why this is important to the economy, capital markets, companies and institutional investors.

Insights

Putting a price on global environmental damage (news)

Universal Ownership: Why environmental externalities matter to institutional investors (publication)

Portfolio carbon audits: driving down exposure to carbon-related liabilities (video)

Carbon emissions (video)

Trucost’s Global Head of Corporate Business discusses the investor-and business-led trend towards disclosure of forward-looking financial metrics on climate risk.

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Publication / 15 Oct 2015 Natural Capital Impacts in Agriculture

Trucost was commissioned by the FAO to assess the true magnitude of the economic...

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Case Study / 17 Jul 2015 British Consulate-General Hong Kong

Trucost was commissioned to review how companies listed on the HKEx manage their exposure...

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