Evaluating the Glass Ceiling: Understanding and unlocking the value in gender equity

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Calvert Research and Management, an Eaton Vance responsible investing affiliate, says the investment case for advancing gender equality in corporations is strong and clear. Women make up 50% of the global working-age population and have educational attainment that is close to comparable with men’s globally. However, figures show that women have significantly lower labour participation […]

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Calvert welcomes publication of standards from the Sustainability Accounting Standards Board (SASB)

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What the SASB standards mean for investors? Calvert Research and Management, a leader in Responsible Investing and an affiliate of Eaton Vance, believes the competitive functioning of securities markets requires that companies provide transparency through disclosure of material environmental, social, and governance (ESG) performance factors. “That is why we are delighted by the announcement of the official […]

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Get comfortable talking about Responsible Investing: Calvert

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John Streur, President and CEO, Calvert Research and Management, a leader in Responsible Investing, with approximately USD$12.9 billion in funds under management and an affiliate of Eaton Vance, stresses that framing a Responsible Investing conversation in terms of principles and pillars can help both financial advisors and investors get on the same page in constructing a […]

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Paris exit shifts spotlight to states, businesses

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Stuart Dalheim, Shareholder Engagement Manager and Kristina Friedman, ESG Senior Research Analyst at Calvert Research and Management, a leader in Responsible Investing, note that pulling out of the Paris Agreement surrenders the U.S. government’s leadership position on climate change. The accord, signed in December 2015 by 195 countries, sets the goal of limiting warming to […]

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