Rise Fund, Generation, CPPIB invest in CSR software provider
TPG's Rise Fund, Generation Investment Management, Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, AIMCo and Vestcor have invested an undisclosed sum in Benevity, a provider of 'corporate purpose' software.
BlackRock and CPPIB back stewardship code for long-term investors
FCLTGlobal, a non-profit organisation led by institutional investors including the Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (CPPIB) and BlackRock, has released new guidelines that aim to help asset managers become better long-term investors.
Winners of Environmental Finance Bond Awards 2019 honoured by market
The Environmental Finance Bond Awards 2019 feature several repeat winners alongside many new names, as 13 extra categories were added this year in response to the rapid growth of social and sustainability bonds.
Green bond round-up, 30 January
Spanish telecommunications company Telefonica has made its debut in the green bond market, raising €1 billion in a five-year deal. It claims this is the first bond from an issuer in the telecoms sector.
Canada Pension Plan issues country's largest green bond
The Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (CPPIB), which manages the $356.1 billion Canada Pension Plan, has issued a green bond worth CAD1.5 billion ($1.2 billion).
CPPIB plans first pension fund green bond
The Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (CPPIB) plans to issue a green bond, making it the first pension fund to do so, it claimed.
CPPIB to pay $1.4bn for Enbridge renewables assets
The Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (CPPIB) has agreed to pay an initial CAD1.75 billion ($1.37 billion) for a 49% stake in 16 renewables assets.