• Franklin Templeton bullish on sustainable ETF prospects

    17 March 2023

    Franklin Templeton reported strong interest in sustainability-focused exchange traded funds (ETFs), as it launched its latest Paris-aligned fund, covering emerging markets.

  • Europe should replicate US Inflation Reduction Act subsidies, says Franklin Templeton

    09 February 2023

    The EU and UK should replicate the vast programme of subsidies and tax cuts presented by the US Inflation Reduction Act, a fund manager at Franklin Templeton has said.

  • Impact investing makes 'financial sense' for real estate, argues Franklin Templeton

    25 November 2022

    Using an impact lens to invest into real estate has helped Franklin Templeton to lower buildings' operating costs, improve vacancy rates and increase the demand for longer-term leases, the investor told Environmental Finance.

  • No place for deep sea mining in blue bonds, say investors

    16 August 2022

    Blue bonds should not be issued to finance deep sea mining, said investors at Nuveen and Franklin Templeton.

  • Green bonds 'lead to more granular engagement'

    03 May 2022

    Green bonds typically lead to more granular discussions about projects than traditional bonds, a conference heard.

  • SEC climate rules are evolution, not revolution - Gensler

    13 April 2022

    The US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC)'s proposed climate disclosure rules fit the agency's mandate and conform to its "long tradition"...