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FFI’s Annual Report on 200 Largest Fossil Fuel Companies Focuses on Investors, Shows Carbon Emissions Remain over 460% of World Carbon Budget

NEW YORK, USA, and Zurich, Switzerland - FFI, a provider of financial research and products for investors seeking to understand, measure, and act on climate risks, today launched their third annual report, The Carbon Underground 2016: Managing the Climate Risks of Fossil Fuel Companies. The report analyzes the past year’s changes to The Carbon Underground 200TM (CU200), FFI’s list of the top publicly-traded coal, oil, and gas reserve owners...

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Fossil Free Indexes and South Pole Group Join Forces to Provide a Broad Range of Products and Services to Mitigate Climate Risk

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE New York, United States, / Zurich, Switzerland, July 15, 2015 - Fossil Free Indexes (FFI), a New York-based provider of financial research and products for carbon-responsible investing, has signed an agreement with South Pole Group (SPG), a global sustainability solutions provider and specialist in greenhouse-gas reduction. The two firms will share research and analytics that will enhance each...

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Fossil Free Indexes Expands Parametric Portfolio Associates Offering with Additional Carbon-Responsible Investment Strategies

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 7, 2015 CONTACT: Lucy Di Rosa lucydirosa@fossilfreeindexes.com +1-646-207-0319 NEW YORK - Fossil Free Indexes (FFI), a provider of financial research and products for carbon-responsible investing, has expanded its relationship with asset management firm Parametric Portfolio Associates to offer strategies based on FFI’s Carbon Underground Coal 100 and Carbon Underground Tar Sands 20 rankings. The...

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The Guardian: Carbon Reserves Held by Top Fossil Fuel Companies Soar

"It’s the companies in FFI’s Carbon Underground 200 who are going after the extreme stuff, which really needs to stay in the ground," Stuart Braman, FFI Founder & ChairmanAs part of their Keep in the Ground campaign, The Guardian's Damian Carrington covers FFI's 2015 update of The Carbon Underground 200 and talks with FFI Founder and Chairman Stuart Braman. FFI’s top 200 list is a good guide for those wanting to divest, as it...

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Mashable: Harvard’s $36 Billion Endowment May Have a 100-million-ton Carbon Footprint

If considered as a fossil fuel company itself, Harvard would rank as number 88 of the top 100 companies as ranked by their potential carbon emissions.Mashable's Andrew Freeman reports on FFI's analysis of carbon reserves emissions associated with the Harvard Endowment direct holdings in The Carbon Undergound 200. The report found that Harvard University's $36 billion endowment — the largest in the world — may finance more than 100 million...

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