Accounting for Asia's biodiversity
The finance industry should develop its own methods of biodiversity accounting, argues ADM's Christopher Botsford
ESG in Fixed Income Americas conference: Canada's climate disclosure rules to wait for ISSB
The Canadian Securities Administrators (CSA) will wait and see how climate disclosure rules develop globally before finalising its requirements in this area.
Bank of Canada encourages regulator to tighten climate disclosure rules
The Bank of Canada has urged the Canadian Securities Administrators (CSA) to tighten climate risk disclosure rules or else Canadian firms will struggle to attract enough capital to finance their transition.
Canada confirms mandatory climate disclosures
Canada has confirmed climate-related disclosures and net-zero plans will be mandatory for financial institutions and pension funds.
US financial regulators acknowledge climate action needed amid 'increasing threat'
US regulators have identified climate change as an "emerging and increasing threat" to US financial stability for the first time
Barclays joins alternative protein funding round
Barclays, ADM Capital and GV (formerly Google Ventures) led a $32 million funding round by Air Protein, which uses 'vertical farming' to produce protein that is a low-carbon alternative to meat.
News Round Up: Kepco, Barclays, MSCI, and more
NOAA warns of busy 2020 hurricane season
An above-normal Atlantic hurricane season is forecast for 2020, the US National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) has warned.
Canadian securities regulators issue climate disclosure guidance
Canada’s securities regulators have published guidance to help companies improve their disclosure of material risks posed by climate change.
Environmental group targets UK insurers over climate risk management
Three major UK insurers have been accused of failing to take into account climate risks in their business models by environmental pressure group ClientEarth.