• Two thirds of UK pension funds say they have not invested in natural capital

    06 June 2023

    Almost two thirds (62%) of UK pension funds who responded to a survey are not invested in natural capital, research commissioned by asset manager Gresham House has said.

  • LOIM launches sustainable fund suite holistiQ with Systemiq

    06 June 2023

    Lombard Odier Investment Managers (LOIM) has launched sustainable investment platform holistiQ, in collaboration with consultants Systemiq, as it prepares new nature-based funds.

  • Energy efficiency investments to deliver 'above average' earnings growth, says UBS

    06 June 2023

    Changes in government policy across the EU and US are making energy efficiency an increasingly 'attractive investment', that will deliver "above-average" earnings growth, UBS has said.

  • Church of England to support Toyota lobbying resolution

    06 June 2023

    The Church of England Pensions Board (COEPB) is to take action at Toyota's upcoming AGM over concerns its lobbying "may be undermining the goals of the Paris Agreement".

  • Zimbabwe's attack on carbon offsets

    06 June 2023

    The cancelation of carbon offset contracts by the Zimbabwe government could have wider implications for the fragile voluntary carbon market, argue Brad Handler and Morgan Bazilian

  • IIGCC to step up pressure on banks to demonstrate action on net zero

    06 June 2023

    A group representing investors with €65 trillion ($70 trillion) in assets under management has published a set of expectations for banks, as they push for more details on how banks will act on pledges to achieve net zero emissions.

  • UBS: EU's Corporate Sustainability Due Diligence Directive is complex and challenging

    05 June 2023

    The EU's proposed Corporate Sustainability Due Diligence Directive will be "very complicated" for companies to comply with, UBS has warned.