• UK's Starmer 'must turn to nature to help meet net zero commitment'

    08 July 2024

    The UK's new government has been urged to look to nature-related policy proposals to help meet its climate targets.

  • Nature risk tool ENCORE launches 'major' upgrade

    02 July 2024

    UN-backed nature risk assessment tool ENCORE has undergone a 'major' upgrade to support reporting in line with the Taskforce on Nature-related Financial Disclosures (TNFD).

  • TransitionArc launched to 'supercharge' transition plan analysis

    27 June 2024

    CDP, Transition Pathway Initiative (TPI) and the Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi) have collaborated with Climate Arc to launch a "one-stop tool to assess corporate transitions" that a senior executive said would "supercharge" such analysis.

  • Global Canopy to assess companies on deforestation action

    27 June 2024

    Global Canopy has announced plans to assess companies on their level of progress towards eliminating progress, in a bid to improve investor engagement.

  • People Moves, 5 April: Brunel Pensions, Railpen, Actis, EFRAG, TNFD and more

    05 April 2024
  • 'Appalling inaction' on deforestation by BlackRock, Vanguard, Wells Fargo

    28 February 2024

    BlackRock, Vanguard and Wells Fargo have been accused of "appalling inaction" on deforestation by NGO Global Canopy, which criticised the lack of policies and continued financing of deforestation over the past decade.

  • Finance sector action on deforestation is a no-brainer

    14 December 2023

    Eliminating deforestation is a vital bridge between the climate and nature crises, writes Freya Bannochie

  • GFANZ signatories urged to address 'blind spot' on deforestation

    27 November 2023

    With the "vast majority" of financial institutions still not taking action on deforestation, investor coalitions such as the Glasgow Financial Alliance for Net Zero (GFANZ) have been urged to push their signatories to take action.

  • Deforestation data tool launched for financial institutions

    02 November 2023

    An open-data platform has been launched to help financial institutions track company exposure and performance on deforestation.

  • Finance industry failing to improve action against deforestation, report says

    16 February 2023

    Financial institutions have been told that tackling deforestation in supply chains requires them to develop a detailed understanding of individual companies' activities.