• Global Canopy joins Afi steering group

    21 April 2022
  • £300bn of UK pensions assets linked to deforestation

    23 February 2022

    £306 billion ($416 billion) of UK pensions is invested in companies linked to deforestation, according to analysis by non-profits.

  • $2.6trn of financing omits deforestation policies

    13 January 2022

    Companies with the greatest exposure to deforestation have been given $2.6 trillion of financing that is not covered by a deforestation policy,...

  • Financial firms back deforestation data initiative

    11 August 2021

    A working group of investors and banks are supporting an initiative to improve the data on corporate deforestation through supply chains

  • News round-up: Natural capital, Susi Partners, PRI and more

    26 May 2021
  • Natural Capital Finance Alliance extends ENCORE tool to measure biodiversity

    26 May 2021
  • Cautious optimism for TNFD despite challenges

    08 March 2021

    After the success of the TCFD in driving focus on climate-related disclosures, the mood is upbeat that the Task Force on Nature-related Financial Disclosures (TNFD) can do the same for natural capital - despite awareness of the additional challenges it faces. Ahren Lester reports

  • Natural Capital Investment 2021 conference roundup

    05 March 2021

    Environmental Finance's Natural Capital Investment 2021 virtual conference has ended after a full day of panels, speed networking sessions, and a live discussion group

  • 'Legislate against' deforestation financed by Vanguard, BlackRock

    26 January 2021

    Sanctions should be introduced for financial institutions like Vanguard, State Street and BlackRock, which collectively provide $2.7 trillion in financing to companies driving tropical deforestation and have no policy to curb the practice, according to a report by Global Canopy.

  • Missing metrics: climate vs nature

    10 December 2020

    Data on nature-related risks is more complicated than for climate, explains Nicky Chambers