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  • London CIV in 'early stages' of launching natural capital fund

    12 March 2024

    London CIV is in the process of launching its first natural capital-focused fund, the UK pension fund manager told an Environmental Finance event.

  • UK nature investment fund first close 'soon', says Lord Benyon

    12 March 2024

    The UK government-backed Big Nature Impact Fund (BNIF) is expected to announce its first close from private investors "soon", according to a senior minister.

  • Lord Benyon: First UK nature investment standards launch next week

    12 March 2024

    UK Climate, Environment and Energy minister Richard Benyon told an event that the British Standards Institution (BSI) will launch the first of its principles for nature investment markets next week.

  • SEC stumbles into battleground of climate materiality

    12 March 2024

    Letting companies decide whether emissions are material to their business opens the door for disputes, writes Michael Hurley

  • Spending on ESG data 'to hit $2bn this year'

    11 March 2024
  • 'Improvements needed across the board' on nature targets, says Phoenix

    08 March 2024

    Improvements are needed "across the board" to help scale up nature target setting - but particularly on data and investor methodologies, Phoenix Group has said.

  • SEC adopts watered down climate rule in landmark moment

    06 March 2024

    The US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has approved a landmark rule on climate-related disclosures, although it watered down elements of it, including no longer requiring disclosures on Scope 3 greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions.

  • ESG ratings to be regulated by UK Government

    06 March 2024

    Environmental, social and governance (ESG) ratings providers will be regulated by the UK Government, to "improve clarity and trust".

  • Canada's banks are 'obstructing' net zero goals and progresses, InfluenceMap finds

    06 March 2024
  • TPI reaches 150 supporters

    06 March 2024