COP: Sustainable food and agriculture declaration a 'positive signal' for the market
A high-level declaration to develop more sustainable food and agriculture systems has been signed by 134 world leaders at COP28, providing a 'positive signal' for the market, Environmental Finance has heard.
190 investors sign up to collaborative engagement on nature
190 institutional investors have signed up to collaborate to pressure 100 companies to address their negative impacts on nature, on the launch of Nature Action 100 (NA100) at Environmental Finance's Natural Capital Americas conference.
Danone's biodiversity footprint shows it degrades an area 'greater than Lebanon'
Food firm Danone's biodiversity footprint for 2021 was equivalent to degrading a pristine area of 10,486.60km², according to Iceberg Data Lab.
Danone-backed fund targets €50m as water impact proof case
An impact fund with €10 million ($12 million) in backing from Danone hopes to prove the investment case for safe drinking water in emerging markets.
Microsoft makes $50m investment in sustainability firm
Tech giant Microsoft has invested $50 million in Energy Impact Partners, a venture capital firm with focus on the sustainable energy transition.
BMO hails success of engagement strategy
BMO Global Asset Management's engagement with more than 5,500 companies over the past two decades has contributed to over 3,700 "instances of change", according to CEO Kristi Mitchem.
CDP announces 179 'A list' leading climate action companies
CDP has named over 170 firms as being global leaders for transparency and action on climate change for 2019.
People Moves: Newton, AMF, LuxSE, Church Commissioners
Newton Investment Management has hired Andrew Parry as head of sustainable investment, as part of the expansion of its responsible investment team.