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  • Canadian engagement initiative identifies 40 target companies

    09 June 2022

    A list of 40 Canada-listed companies that will be targets of investor pressure on climate-related issues has been published by a burgeoning collaborative engagement initiative.

  • Impact: areas to watch in 2022

    24 December 2021

    Big-name players demonstrate the growing appeal of impact strategies - but calls for more credible evidence of impact continue to grow, Michael Hurley writes

  • Brookfield impact fund to raise 'upwards of $15bn'

    10 December 2021

    Brookfield Asset Management predicts its Mark Carney-supported impact fund will raise $15 billion by March, exceeding its initial forecast of $12.5 billion.

  • Giant $12bn impact haul led by Carney, Paulson funds

    28 July 2021

    Climate-themed impact funds by private equity giant TPG and alternatives asset manager Brookfield have raised a combined total of $12.4 billion to invest in areas including renewable energy, transport and agriculture.

  • BlackRock, Vanguard among 43 new Net Zero Asset Managers Initiative members

    29 March 2021
  • Asset owner climate valuation framework 'could be used by' IFRS

    22 March 2021
  • Brookfield raising $7.5bn net-zero impact fund, says Carney

    11 February 2021

    Brookfield Asset Management plans to raise as much as $7.5 billion for a 'net zero impact fund' that will aim to drive reductions in the greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions of the companies and assets in which it invests, Mark Carney has said.

  • Carney to lead Brookfield's ESG and impact strategy

    26 August 2020

    Mark Carney has been appointed vice chair and head of environmental, social and governance (ESG) and impact fund investing at Canadian alternative investment firm Brookfield Asset Management.

  • BNP Paribas closes first sustainability linked loan in Canada

    07 January 2020

    BNP Paribas has closed a bilateral, incentive-linked corporate revolving credit facility (RCF) with Canadian energy provider Brookfield Renewable Partners.

  • Bonds round-up: Sparebank, Brookfield, Kommuninvest, Kerala ... and more

    18 September 2019

    Sparebank issues €500m green bond