Net-Zero Asset Owner Alliance adds five members
Citigroup, Shell and 3M removed from DJSI World
S&P Dow Jones Indices (DJI) and RobecoSAM have reviewed the companies in the Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI) World and removed Citigroup, Shell and 3M from it. Citigroup remains in the DJSI North America, however.
Henkel signs €1.5bn sustainability-linked loan
Chemical and consumer goods company Henkel has signed a €1.5 billion ($1.7 billion) loan, which will pay interest at a rate tied to the company’s performance on environmental, social and governance (ESG) issues.
Pension funds grill major companies on climate lobbying
A group of more than 50 major companies have been challenged on their approach to climate lobbying by investors with assets of about $2 trillion.
Green bonds round-up - 24 Oct - 17 new deals
Royal Schiphol Group, the owner of Amsterdam's Schiphol airport, has priced a green bond worth €500 million ($576 million), making it the first European airport to issue green-labelled notes.
Green bonds round-up, 17 October 2018
German commercial bank Berlin Hyp has raised €500 million ($578 million) from its third green Pfandbrief. This takes the total green debt issued by the bank to €3 billion.
Green bonds round-up, 3 October 2018
Getlink said its inaugural green bond had been "comfortably oversubscribed", helping it raise €550 million ($635 million) rather than the €500 million originally envisaged.