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  • G20 needs to step up on biodiversity and back TNFD, says GFANZ's Ravenel

    17 May 2024

    The G20 needs to take a lead on addressing biodiversity loss, a representative of a major investor coalition has argued.

  • AIGCC report helps investors manage nature-related risks

    14 May 2024

    The Asia Investor Group on Climate Change (AIGCC) has published its report on how investors can effectively manage nature-related risks.

  • Market still seeking the language of nature investments, say Nuveen

    13 May 2024

    Further work needs to be done to better articulate why investors should invest in nature, an Environmental Finance conference has heard, with financial institutions calling for more consistent language and data.

  • Octopus launches natural capital strategy

    13 May 2024

    Octopus Investments has launched a natural capital strategy focused on offsetting carbon emissions via UK land-based assets.

  • The private sector must play a much greater role in the sustainability transition

    13 May 2024

    Investment in sustainable landscapes could rise ten-fold, to one trillion dollars or more, writes David Brand

  • European Commission urged to 'scale up' biodiversity credit market

    10 May 2024

    An EU sustainable finance expert group has urged the European Commission to help scale up the biodiversity credit market but warned that it will still "come with limitations".

  • EDF urges scaling-up of 'Payment for Ecosystem Services' instruments

    10 May 2024

    The Environmental Defense Fund has called for a further scaling up of 'Payment for Ecosystem Services' (PES) system to help boost nature-related disaster preparedness, particularly for developing countries.

  • Ocean 14 fund raises €201m for blue economy fund

    09 May 2024
  • Inconsistency of nature strategies damaging credibility with investors, says FAIRR

    09 May 2024

    Concerns surrounding the credibility of nature and climate strategies are "plaguing investors", agriculture-focused investor coalition FAIRR has warned, as it urges governments to step in to provide more clarity and 'guardrails'.

  • UK asset owners to target natural capital in next 18 months

    09 May 2024

    Half of UK asset owners are 'already investing' in natural capital or plan to invest in the next 18 months, a study of institutional asset owners has found.