AfDB launches ground-breaking 'sustainable hybrid' bond
The African Development Bank (AfDB) has launched the first 'sustainable hybrid capital' bond from a multi-lateral development bank (MDB).
Circular economy 'super underdeveloped', claims M&G
The circular economy will be a key investment theme for 2024, being one of the sustainable development goals that is "going backwards".
S&P DJI to create carbon budget-focused index for PenSam
Investors urged to up engagement on marine biodiversity
Investors have been urged to increase engagement and voting action on marine biodiversity issues, as well as begin to look for investments in marine conservation.
LEON founder launches sustainable food investment firm
Henry Dimbleby, founder of UK-based fast food chain LEON, has launched a new investment firm dedicated to sustainable food investments.
Canadian version of CA100+ to push companies for near-term climate targets
A collaborative engagement initiative focused on high-emitting Canadian companies not captured in the Climate Action 100+ (CA100+) initiative is set to ask for more detailed near-term emissions targets, according to an investor member.
THCP makes first impact strategy investment
Bregal's impact arm launches nature strategy, appoints Silvani
Bregal Sphere, the impact investing arm of private equity firm Bregal Investments, has launched a nature strategy.
Patrizia closes first impact fund at €500m
PAI broadens its sustainability lens to include water
Private equity firm PAI Partners has added water to its sustainability assessments, in recognition of its importance to its portfolio, Environmental Finance has learned.