• Howden finds $10trn of insurance coverage needed for net-zero transition

    24 June 2024

    Over half of the $19 trillion committed to financing the transition to net-zero emissions by 2030 will require additional insurance coverage, according to a report from insurance broker Howden.

  • US banks lament data gaps in first Fed climate scenario analysis

    10 May 2024

    The Federal Reserve's first climate scenario analysis of the country's six largest banks exposed widespread data gaps that threaten to undermine the accurate assessment of climate-related risks.

  • SEC pauses climate rule in move that 'will embolden' anti-ESG activists

    05 April 2024

    The US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has paused its climate disclosures rule amid legal opposition that threatens its implementation - in a move one commentator said will "likely only embolden the vehement anti-ESG activists".

  • Climate Bonds Initiative names advisory board, to consult on new climate resilience taxonomy

    29 February 2024
  • Banking regulatory body consults on requiring disclosure of financed and facilitated emissions

    29 November 2023

    The Basel Committee on Banking Supervision (BCBS) has requested feedback on proposals to require banks to disclose greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions linked to the financing they provide as well as underwriting and advisory activities.

  • People Moves 18 November: EFRAG, NBIM, IFC & more

    18 November 2022
  • UBS, SwissRe join carbon capture scale-up

    23 May 2022
  • News round-up: US climate targets, US Solar Fund, Columbia Threadneedle, FTSE Russell, and more

    14 April 2021
  • Investors support US federal climate target in letter to President Biden

    14 April 2021
  • How Women Invest raises $5m for venture capital fund

    12 August 2020

    The US-based How Women Invest (HWI) has achieved a first close of $5 million in four months for its first venture capital fund.