• CDP: Finance industry must limit water risk 'blind spots'

    20 March 2023

    More financial institutions need to assess their water risks to help reduce their risk "blind spots", with banks leading the way so far, disclosures platform CDP said.

  • PBAF seeks to nip biodiversity materiality struggles in the bud

    17 March 2023

    The Partnership for Biodiversity Accounting Financials (PBAF) is prioritising helping financial institutions overcome their struggles to assess biodiversity materiality, the organisation has said.

  • Opportunity in water efficiency investment, says Resonance

    16 March 2023

    Amid rising costs and growing economic uncertainty for businesses, integrated water systems are proving to be a growing investment opportunity as companies look to improve efficiencies, Resonance Asset Management has said.

  • Axa IM Alts looks to invest in innovative nature measurement companies

    16 March 2023

    Axa Investment Managers Alts is looking to invest in businesses providing innovative methods for nature impact measurement, an executive has said.

  • SWEN closes €170m blue ocean fund

    16 March 2023

    SWEN Capital Partners has closed its Blue Ocean Fund with €170 million ($180.3 million) committed towards ocean health regeneration.

  • Man Group: Water industry will defy broader market instability

    14 March 2023

    The water industry will defy macroeconomic headwinds to grow globally due to government spending trends, despite posting negative returns last year, a fund manager at Man Group has predicted.

  • CDC Biodiversité to add three sectors to biodiversity footprint tool

    14 March 2023

    CDC is planning to expand its biodiversity footprinting tool to enable simplified assessments of three sectors in more detail, as asset managers trial the methodology with private portfolio companies.

  • Federated Hermes, Finance Earth nature fund 'key' for UK biodiversity net gain projects

    10 March 2023

    A UK nature impact fund co-managed by Finance Earth and Federated Hermes aims to be a key source of investment for peatland, woodland and biodiversity net gain (BNG) projects across the UK, according to an executive at Finance Earth