EQT Foundation invests in carbon removal company
EQT drops SDG claims for its investments
EQT has removed from its website claims that its investments help meet the UN's Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), as it reviews how it describes the impact of its holdings.
EQT buys EV charging firm from Zouk
EQT has bought UK electric vehicle (EV) charging company Instavolt from fellow private equity investor Zouk Capital, for an undisclosed sum.
EQT adds ex-Temasek CEO to impact advisory board
Private equity investor EQT has appointed three members of an advisory board to help direct the investment strategy of its €4 billion ($4.5 billion) impact fund.
EQT launches impact-driven fund involving Paul Polman
EQT has launched its first impact-driven fund, the EQT Future Fund, a "longer-hold" fund with a target size of €4 billion
BlackRock, Temasek and Amundi among G7 Impact Taskforce members
Investment managers including BlackRock, Temasek and Amundi are among dozens of members of a global Impact Taskforce to promote financing that creates positive social and environmental impact.
EQT says case for positive impact focus boosted by pandemic
Swedish private equity group EQT says its aim to 'future-proof' its investment portfolio, including through making positive impact investments, was "sorely tested" last year - but that the pandemic boosted the case for its focus on thematic investments in digital infrastructure and healthcare.