TNFD updates nature scenario guidance to tackle user challenges
The Taskforce on Nature-related Financial Disclosures (TNFD) has opened a consultation on the 'advanced' version of its nature scenarios guidance.
UK urged by MPs to make TNFD mandatory within three years
The UK has been urged by members of parliament to make the Taskforce for Nature-related Financial Disclosures mandatory within three years.
COP: Sustainable food and agriculture declaration a 'positive signal' for the market
A high-level declaration to develop more sustainable food and agriculture systems has been signed by 134 world leaders at COP28, providing a 'positive signal' for the market, Environmental Finance has heard.
Nature-based infrastructure a key investment opportunity, says UN
Companies face failure to comply with EU deforestation law, Ceres says
Few of the world's biggest companies are taking "ambitious action" on deforestation, and run the risk of failing to comply with incoming legislation, Ceres has said.
Bloomberg and Natural History Museum to build biodiversity data tool
Bloomberg has announced it will work with the UK's Natural History Museum to build a biodiversity data tool for investors.
Breaking the status quo on valuing water
A purely financial return on investment-focused approach will almost always undervalue water, writes Alex Money
EFRAG working with TNFD on 'interoperability map'
The European Financial Reporting Advisory Group (EFRAG) has said it is working with standard setters, including the Taskforce for Nature-related Financial Disclosures, on 'interoperability maps'.
Agricultural climate and nature data platform launched
An agricultural data platform has been launched to assist with reporting and help financial institutions better manage climate and nature risks.
GFANZ signatories urged to address 'blind spot' on deforestation
With the "vast majority" of financial institutions still not taking action on deforestation, investor coalitions such as the Glasgow Financial Alliance for Net Zero (GFANZ) have been urged to push their signatories to take action.