People moves: Inrate, Natural Power, Crédit Agricole
Swiss sustainability rating agency Inrate has appointed Beat Zaugg and Lotte Knuckles to its board, bringing the total number of board members at the company to four.
The latest peoples moves, including changes at Pegasus Capital, TerraForm Power, LSE, Calvert and RobecoSAM
Calvert moves water fund to passive approach, launching dedicated index
Calvert Investments has launched a water index, as it shifts its water fund from active to passive management.
KfW completes its 2015 green bond programme with $1bn issue
German development bank KfW has priced a $1 billion, five-year, green bond, making it the biggest issuer in the market this year.
African renewables fund reaches $200m target
The Berkeley Energy-managed African Renewable Energy Fund (AREF) has achieved its funding target of $200 million following an investment from the European Investment Bank (EIB).
Tool invented to assess water risk in corporate bonds
A tool launched today will make it easier for investors to incorporate water risk into their corporate bond credit risk analysis.
S&P and Goldman Sachs create responsible investment indices
Standard & Poor's (S&P) has teamed up with Goldman Sachs to create two responsible investment indices – the latest in a series of launches in the space this week.
Calvert set to expand responsible indexes
Calvert Investments has launched three new funds alongside a new suite of indexes, all aimed at the responsible investment space.
Investors managing $12trn call for long-term emissions reduction goal
Investors managing $12 trillion of assets have urged G7 finance ministers to back a long-term emissions reduction plan, to help limit the average global temperature increase to 2⁰C above pre-industrial levels.
BNP Paribas signs up to Montreal Carbon Pledge
BNP Paribas is the latest investor to throw its weight behind the Montreal Carbon Pledge (MCP) to promote decarbonisation.