News & Events

    14 June 2016: On the 14th June 2016 a coalition of over 80 investors, with $4.8 trillion in assets under management, pledged support for the creation of the world’s first wide-scale benchmark on companies’ human rights policies, processes and practices. The Corporate Human Rights Benchmark (CHRB) was founded by six organisations including CAER’s UK partner EIRIS (now part of Vigeo Eiris), a global provider of environmental, social, governance (ESG) research to investors and corporates.
    Click here for more details.

    27 April 2016: CAER ESG Analyst Nina Haysler wrote an article titled 'Sugar and obesity: how do investors manage the social risk?' for Vigeo Eiris. Obesity is a widely noted social risk and over the years the issue has been receiving increasing attention from investors. Companies have the power to respond to obesity risks and minimise the negative social influence of products through a range of different methods. Investors considering investing in companies with a high obesity risk should consider whether the company is appropriately responding and managing these risks. According to CAER research, Australian companies have been lagging behind global peers in their responses to the increasing risks associated with obesity.
    Click here for more details.

    5 April 2016: CAER was strongly represented at last week’s Divest Invest conference in Sydney, with CEO Duncan Paterson and BDM Julia Leske accompanying our overseas guest Max Horster from carbon footprinting specialists South Pole Group. The first event of its kind, the conference brought together philanthropists, endowments, universities, councils, unions, super funds and socially responsible investment managers. The event was a great success, with a full room learning from a range of international and domestic experts about the practicalities of divestment and the opportunities to invest for the future.

    13 October 2015: Advisers are now able to access responsible investment information online
    Click here for more details.

    11 September 2015: Footprinting Down Under - South Pole Group and CAER Partner to Offer Investment Climate Impact Assessment Services in Australia and New Zealand
    Click here for more details.

    17 October 2014: CAER Announcement Regarding ANU Divestment
    Click here for more details.

    31 July 2014: CAER and ANU Announcement
    Click here for more details.

    26 June 2014: CAER and University of Sydney incorporate ESG in research
    Click here for more details.

    3 September 2013: CAERs New Office Location
    Click here for more details.

    10 April 2013: Recent CAER Interviews
    Click here for more details.

    10 April 2013: Recent CAER Global Partner Blogs!
    Click here for more details.

    23 May 2011: CAERs new window on the world!
    Click here for more details.

    17 December 2010: CAER and Seacliff Consulting publish report on super funds and ESG practices.
    Click here for more details.

    26 August 2010: CAER announces new client: Ausbil Dexia.
    Click here for more details.

Contact us

To request further information on CAER's service offerings, please click here.