Sustainalytics continued to dominate the market for external reviewers in 2019, writes Christopher Marchant
Growing pressure to regulate so-called 'forever chemicals' helped boost the performance of water testing companies in BNP Paribas' Aqua fund, Justin Winter tells Michael Hurley
After a tumultuous 2018 for the alternative energy sector, an emphatic rebound for RobecoSAM's Smart Energy fund suggests the future remains bright. Christopher Marchant reports.
The sovereign debt market is one of the largest asset classes in the world, and yet it has typically lagged other asset classes when it comes to integrating climate change considerations.
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The market for data on the social impacts of investments in real estate is growing rapidly, writes Christopher Marchant
Investors are striving to get a handle on physical climate risks, but the data is still under construction, writes Christopher Marchant
A raft of standards and certification schemes can help real estate investors understand transition risks in their portfolio, writes Christopher Marchant
Images from Green Bonds Asia conference in Hong Kong on 8th October 2019.
Images from the ESG in Fixed Income, featuring the Green Bonds Americas conference on the 17th of September in New York.
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Banks are in "the early days" of understanding and addressing the climate risks in their portfolios, a webinar hosted by Environmental Finance heard.
It is important that the recommendations of the Task Force on…
The Task Force on Climate-related Financial Disclosures (TCFD),…
The Principles for Sustainable Insurance (PSI) initiative is…
Hannon Armstrong Sustainable Infrastructure Capital (HASI) said…
Malaysian banks continue to provide significant funding to coal…
Solar energy holdings and takeover activity pushes Erste WWF Stock Environment to deliver a strong performance in 2019, writes Ahren Lester.
Austrian firm Erste Asset Management said it will make environmental, social and governance (ESG) criteria an "integral part" of a large number of its investment decisions, doubling the amount of assets managed taking into account sustainable standards.
Australian firm QBE Insurance has reported climate change could…
Allianz Global Investors (AllianzGI) put its weight behind better…
Tesla has helped turbocharge the fund's returns, writes Peter Cripps