Empreinte carbone numérique

Bien que les GAFA (Google, Apple, Facebook, Amazon) n’émettent pas de véritable fumée, il serait erroné de croire qu’ils n’ont aucun impact environnemental. Chaque recherche, chaque clic, courriel ou chaque vidéo visionnée en streaming consomme une importante quantité d’énergie.

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Can fast fashion be sustainable?

Shopping streets around much of the world are lined with Christmas decorations, ready to welcome the hordes of shoppers in what is usually the busiest shopping period of the year. But there is a backlash emerging in response to our growing consumerism and the clothing industry is under increasing scrutiny. Not long since the flight shaming movement started, a new trend is gradually emerging in Nordic Countries: the Köpskam – literally the shame of buying, and mainly aimed at the fashion industry.

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Greta ne peut pas rester passive !

QUAERO Capital - Word from the CEO
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Cette chronique de notre CEO Jean Keller a été publiée dans Le Temps du 18 novembre 2019. Lire l’article.

La gestion passive est partout. Mais son poids grandissant a des conséquences négatives insoupçonnées et elle atteint clairement ses limites lorsqu’elle s’attaque à l’investissement responsable.

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Brexit Blues

Ever since the referendum in 2016, there has been an increasingly depressing dialogue of the deaf over what is undoubtedly the defining socio-economic issue of the century for the UK. We have substituted reasoned argument over the pros and cons of belonging to the European club with rants over ‘the will of the people’, what the Germans did to the grandfathers of the present-day European Research Group (ERG) and a wholesale dismissal of ‘experts’ and ‘elites’ – after all, what do they know? Any debate about our future in or out of Europe must start with the current state of the economy – not a bald GDP number, but an analysis of what we do well and what we don’t.  This is an attempt to put some context into the debate.

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