Archive

  • US IRA set to stimulate $250bn of investment this year, says Barclays

    17 June 2024

    More than $70 billion has been invested in clean energy projects backed by the US Inflation Reduction Act (IRA) in the first three months of 2024, as manufacturing investments ramp up, according to Barclays.

  • UK climate tech start-ups face 'valleys of death'

    14 June 2024

    UK climate tech start-ups will need more support if the country is serious about the transition to a low-carbon economy, panellists at a Barclays roundtable said.

  • Barclays sees improvements in SLB structuring

    14 May 2024

    Although sustainability-linked bond issuance is in decline, the market is taking several steps in the right direction, Charlotte Edwards tells Ahren Lester

  • People Moves, 10 May: Aviva, DBS, New Forests, Länsförsakringär, ING ... and more

    10 May 2024
  • Barclays shareholders call for stronger fracking stance

    09 May 2024

    A group of Barclays shareholders has published a letter demanding the bank close loopholes in its energy policy that allow it to finance fracking activities.

  • Green bond emissions accounting could 'significantly boost' market

    30 April 2024

    Accounting exclusively for project emissions financed through green bonds could "significantly boost" demand for the instrument as well as encourage greater green bond supply from 'transition' issuers, according to Barclays.

  • Decline of Article 9 funds nearing end and Article 8 continues to soar, Barclays finds

    26 April 2024

    The decline of funds classified as Article 9 under the EU's Sustainable Finance Disclosure Regulation (SFDR) is set to reverse, Barclays has claimed.

  • Enel SLB target miss 'unlikely' to trigger forced selling, says Barclays

    25 April 2024

    Sustainable investors are unlikely to be forced to sell Enel sustainability-linked bonds (SLBs) after the Italian energy infrastructure firm missed a coupon-impacting target - due to the positive context in which it occurred, according to Barclays.

  • People Moves, 19 April: Barclays, Zurich, Eurosif, Scottish Widows, Robeco and ... more

    19 April 2024
  • EDF green bonds 'at risk' after French nuclear weapon move, says Barclays

    12 April 2024

    The green bonds issued by EDF are "most at risk" of selling pressure by investors after the French utility firm announced a proposed nuclear weapon material supply deal with the French government, according to Barclays.