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  • ASCOR to assess countries based on contribution to $100bn climate finance goal

    14 November 2023

    A first-of-its-kind free tool to help bond investors assess countries' climate progress has been launched that will see investors rate sovereigns on factors including their contribution to the problem and the finance they commit to address it, following changes to its draft methodology.

  • Climate adaptation work at COP28 can learn from biodiversity, Morningstar says

    13 November 2023

    With a growing focus on climate adaptation expected at COP28, there are lessons to be learnt from assessing the inherently local nature of impacts and dependencies on biodiversity, Morningstar has said.

  • Unlocking the potential of catalytic capital

    10 November 2023

    Catalytic capital can be transformative in supporting private investors to deploy capital at scale for a just transition to net zero, writes Kieron Boyle

  • COP28 cannot 'succumb to doomism' on 1.5°C

    09 November 2023

    COP28 must not "succumb to doomism" on the 1.5°C target and risk losing much-needed ambition, Morningstar has warned.

  • Loan round-up: DLG, U Mobile, Hyundai Mobis ... and more

    09 November 2023
  • EFRAG and CDP collaborate to accelerate market uptake of ESRS

    09 November 2023
  • UK abandons plans to bolster ESG reporting in corporate governance code

    08 November 2023
  • Bond round-up: Mamoura, France, Uruguay ... and more

    08 November 2023
  • Japan confirms CCS, nuclear and aviation in sovereign transition bond framework

    08 November 2023

    Japan has confirmed potentially controversial technologies including carbon capture and storage (CCS), "next-generation aircraft" and nuclear energy among the eligible use of proceeds from its landmark transition bond issuance.

  • NGFS adds 'too little, too late' climate scenario, drops 1.5°C model

    07 November 2023

    The Central Banks and Supervisors Network for Greening the Financial System (NGFS) has updated its climate scenarios, adding one in which warming hits 2.3°C due to countries with net zero targets not taking sufficient action and dropping a 1.5°C-aligned model.