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  • What the ECtHR climate ruling means for businesses and investors

    20 May 2024

    A watershed legal ruling could help investors push for more ambitious climate action, writes Alison Ogley

  • Capital markets union essential for EU's climate transition, says head of French central bank

    17 May 2024

    Europe needs to unlock hundreds of billions of euros by finalising the Capital Markets Union (CMU) and harnessing Europeans' private savings for investing in the climate transition, according to a prominent central banker.

  • Working group to develop ESG ratings, data products code of conduct for Hong Kong

    17 May 2024
  • ESMA name rules important step in unlocking transition finance, says BNPP AM

    17 May 2024

    Improved clarity from regulators on what constitutes a sustainable investment is a pre-requisite for unlocking widespread investment in 'transition' assets to reach net zero, according to the CEO of one of Europe's largest asset managers.

  • UK public spending watchdog highlights risk of biodiversity net gain scheme

    17 May 2024

    A report by the UK's National Audit Office has highlighted risks to the long-term effectiveness of the government's biodiversity 'net gain' scheme in England.

  • 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.

  • 'Remarkable' Italian green bond demand as key tweaks hit mark

    16 May 2024

    Enhancements to the planned use-of-proceeds and 'additionality' credentials of the new Italian green bond helped the sovereign to secure a record orderbook. Ahren Lester reports

  • NGFS publishes recommendations on sustainable investment for central banks

    16 May 2024
  • Extent of Fed's future focus on climate 'hinges on' US election

    16 May 2024

    The likelihood of a follow-up climate scenario analysis or even a first stress test exercise by the Federal Reserve could hinge largely on the outcome of the US federal election in November, a consultant has predicted.

  • UK government announces delayed timeline for ISSB-endorsement

    16 May 2024

    The UK government aims to have UK-endorsed ISSB standards available in Q1 2025, according to an HM Treasury update published today (16 May), having originally planned to have these standards ready by June 2024.