Jamie Jenkins of BMO Global Asset Management (GAM) speaks to Elena K. Johansson about how its fund creates value by talking with companies about making their businesses more sustainable.
After a year of stellar growth, what are the prospects of Japan's green bond market, asks Elena K. Johansson
The Environmental Finance Bond Awards 2019 feature several repeat winners alongside many new names, as 13 extra categories were added this year in response to the rapid growth of social and sustainability bonds.
Japan's GPIF has embraced ESG integration. Elena K. Johansson looks at the evolution of its strategy
Click here to download free, Environmental Finance’s Sustainable Bond Insight. This features info graphics and data of the main trends of 2018 in the green, social and sustainable bond markets together with forward looking commentary from leading market commentators.
The CEO of the Alternative Investment Management Association explains how hedge funds are starting to get to grips with the topic of sustainable finance
What is the outcome of AP4's series of scenario analyses so far, asks Elena K. Johansson.
After pausing for breath in 2018, the market for green, social and sustainability bonds surged again in the first quarter of this year.
There is a baffling array of sustainability-focused reporting frameworks and standards. Would it be beneficial to bring them into alignment, asks Elena Johansson.
Bancolombia, which is Colombia's largest commercial bank, decided to focus its efforts on green buildings above other areas that it also finances, such as clean production and agribusiness.
Latin American green bond issuance has been hesitant in 2018. The green agenda is very much intact, however, and market participants expect a pick-up when market conditions improve, explains Keith Mullin.
One of the most significant growth opportunities in the capital markets today is in green bonds in the Asia-Pacific region, according to the IFC.
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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.
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