Axa IM: Agrifood biodiversity problem is 'elephant in the room'
The agricultural supply chain's impact on biodiversity is an obvious problem that is being avoided by financial institutions, which often do not know how to address the issue, an executive at Axa Investment Managers (Axa IM) has said.
Six US banks to pilot Fed-led climate scenario analysis
The US Federal Reserve has revealed that six of the largest US banks are to participate in a pilot exercise to study their ability to manage climate-related financial risks, in a significant development for the financial stability supervision framework in the world's largest economy.
Biodiversity COP and finance
Ahead of the COP15 biodiversity conference in December, Thomas Cox asks financial experts their hopes for the event
Citi launches Asia-Pacific sustainability deposits
Etihad uses Citi's sustainable deposit solution
Citi: Food system 'not fit for purpose'
The global food system is "not fit for purpose" due to its impact on the health of planet and people, analysts at US investment bank Citi have said.
Minority of US bank investors support climate proposals
Impact funds launched targeting $1bn for SDGs
Major banks to disclose airline loan book emissions
IBRD issues innovative 'pay-for-success' rhino bond
The International Bank for Reconstruction and Development (IBRD) has raised $150 million from a ground-breaking 'pay-for-success' sustainable development bond to support rhino conservation in South Africa.