• Nature in the spotlight at Africa Climate Summit

    05 September 2023

    As the inaugural Africa Climate Summit kicks off in Nairobi, nature looks set to take centre stage with investment pledges expected alongside ambitious biodiversity and deforestation targets.

  • Australia's biggest superfunds accused of greenwashing

    15 March 2023

    Australia's biggest superfunds have been accused of greenwashing by campaign group Market Forces, for failing to engage effectively with high emitters.

  • COP27 draft criticised for not tackling fossil fuels

    17 November 2022

    The first draft of the COP27 final agreement has been criticised for not committing to reducing fossil fuel usage other than unabated coal, with an institutional investor lamenting the lack of progress.

  • Sampension argues for engagement over divestment

    06 January 2022

    Dutch pension fund Sampension said it will increase its portfolio engagement on climate change in 2022, instead of divesting.

  • PRI hires AMP Capital deputy chief David Atkin as new head

    01 November 2021

    The UN Principles for Responsible Investment (PRI) has announced AMP Capital deputy chief executive David Atkin will replace Fiona Reynolds...

  • Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners invests $100m in Indian renewable energy

    02 August 2021

    Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners (CIP) has invested $100 million in renewable energy provider Amp India

  • BlackRock, DWS, Natixis show 'basic' commitment to ESG, says Morningstar

    20 November 2020

    Morningstar has identified Vanguard and Lyxor among asset managers with a 'low' level of commitment to ESG topics, whilst BlackRock, DWS, Natixis and UBS were flagged for their 'basic' approaches.