• CDC Biodiversité to add three sectors to biodiversity footprint tool

    14 March 2023

    CDC is planning to expand its biodiversity footprinting tool to enable simplified assessments of three sectors in more detail, as asset managers trial the methodology with private portfolio companies.

  • MEAG, Macquarie AM and BCI acquire solar power producer

    07 March 2022

    Reden Solar sold for an enterprise value of €2.5bn

  • Eurazeo Smart City II fund raises €150m at second close

    21 January 2022

    Venture capital firm Eurazeo has confirmed the second close of its Smart City II Venture fund raised €70 million ($79 million).

  • Science Based Targets initiative launches financial sector framework

    01 October 2020

    Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi) has launched its "breakthrough" pilot framework for financial institutions to set science-based climate targets, but campaigners were "disappointed" and "disturbed" by what they perceive to be shortcomings.

  • PE interest in ESG-linked financing has 'risen significantly'

    18 June 2020

    The interest from private equity firms towards environmental, social and governance (ESG)-linked financing has been "completely reset" in recent months, BNP Paribas told Environmental Finance.