• UK 'should streamline EU's DNSH criteria for its own taxonomy'

    02 August 2023

    The more than 700 'do no significant harm' (DNSH) criteria for disclosures in line with the EU taxonomy should be drastically cut back to avoid "usability issues" with the UK's own version, according to a UK government-mandated expert group.

  • Nature investment tracker to be launched by UK financial institutions

    14 July 2023

    Some of the largest UK financial institutions have launched a group that aims to develop a database to track private finance investments in nature.

  • Powering the UK battery revolution

    16 March 2023

    The Green Finance Institute's proposed Battery Investment Facility could be transformative for the sector, writes Suzanna Hinson

  • UK financial institutions 'much more' engaged with TNFD than corporates

    12 January 2023

    UK-based financial institutions have shown "much more engagement" with developing the Taskforce on Nature-related Financial Disclosures (TNFD) recommendations than corporates,...

  • COP15 agreement 'not only road' to nature transparency

    13 December 2022

    Montreal: Financial institutions will have to report on their nature risks regardless of the outcome of COP15 due to nature-related action from central banks, an executive at Rabobank has said.

  • Simplified EU taxonomy could be global baseline, UK expert suggests

    10 November 2022

    A simplified EU taxonomy of sustainable activities would help pave the way for its adoption globally as a starting point on which other jurisdictions could more easily build, according to the chair of the UK's taxonomy advisory group.