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  • Indian financial sector 'not prepared' for the transition

    23 January 2023

    Major exposure to high-emitting sectors and insufficient risk-management policies means the Indian financial sector is 'not prepared' for the energy transition, according to research.

  • EU taxonomy amber category 'could lead to greenwashing'

    29 April 2022

    The planned introduction of an amber category in the EU's taxonomy is likely to lead to greenwashing if not used as a short-term transitional stepping stone, an Environmental Finance conference heard.

  • Taxonomania

    14 April 2022

    Can the patchwork of taxonomies springing up across the world ever be reconciled, ask Genevieve Redgrave and Peter Cripps

  • Polluting companies banned from Chinese insurers' PE portfolios

    23 November 2020

    CBIRC spells out environmental blacklist for private equity portfolios

  • Green bonds: Assessing the external reviewers

    26 February 2020

    Sustainalytics continued to dominate the market for external reviewers in 2019, writes Christopher Marchant

  • Talking transition with metals and mining companies

    25 October 2019

    Bringing 'brown' sectors to the green bond market is possible, but will require a sophisticated approach to assessing companies' strategies to shift to low-carbon business models, writes Manuel Adamini

  • Central banks should remove market neutrality, says CBI

    17 October 2019

    Central banks are being recommended to remove their doctrine of market neutrality in order to tackle climate change risks, according to a report by the Climate Bonds Initiative (CBI).

  • CBI, Dubai announce push to develop green sukuk

    17 September 2019

    The Climate Bonds Initiative (CBI) has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with market authorities in Dubai to encourage the growth of the green sukuk market.