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How we calculate your returns 

There are a variety of ways to calculate the performance of a portfolio, and we will focus on what are arguably the three most common methods: Simple return, time weighted return, and money weighted return. Simple return Simple return is calculated by dividing your current earnings (your overall gain or loss plus bonuses and rewards […]

Investment Academy

Make a whale of a gift to the climate

ORCA is one of the UK’s leading whale and dolphin conservation charities. Here’s why their work is crucial to fighting climate change – and why your referral donation makes a difference. What’s ORCA? Since 2001, ORCA has been working to monitor vulnerable whale and dolphin populations and protect threatened marine habitats. Working with governments, research […]

Inside Clim8 Sustainability

If this is not a call for action, what is?

by Vincent Gilles & Marie Allen On 4th April, the IPCC released the final report of its current reporting cycle. Each IPCC reporting cycle consists of the work of 3 working groups that provide a comprehensive meta-analysis of the current science on climate change. The working groups cover: The Physical Science Basis; Impacts, Adaptation and […]

Climate Change Sustainable Investing

A Clim8 Q&A with special guest Hannah Fry

We were thrilled when mathematician, science presenter and all-round badass Hannah Fry agreed to add her voice to our recent TV ad. We sat down with her to talk about climate change and investing, living more sustainably and how we can all do more for the planet. Your work involves studying patterns and trends before […]

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A wolf in sheep’s clothing: why labelling gas ‘green’ is a dangerous move

Europe is trying to kill two birds with one stone by giving gas a green label. But it isn’t likely to do the continent’s green transition – or  long-term energy security – any favours. On the very last day of 2021, the European Commission included a surprise addition to its new European Green Taxonomy – […]

Sustainability

Nyet zero: what Putin’s war could mean for the green transition

The current situation in Ukraine is truly heartbreaking. As people first and foremost, we are all deeply affected by the suffering playing out on our screens. And as climate investment specialists, we want to examine how these events could reshape our journey to net zero – as well as the macroeconomic and geopolitical forces that […]

Sustainable Investing