'Just transition' guidance issued to harness trillions in investment
Guidance for fund managers on how to invest in a 'just transition' to net zero has been published, with the aim of harnessing trillions of dollars to support social objectives linked to the transition.
Impact Investing Institute appoints CEO
The UK's Impact Investing Institute has appointed Kieron Boyle as its new chief executive officer, following Sarah Gordon's departure earlier this year.
Carney leads sustainable finance tributes to Queen Elizabeth II
The sustainable finance community has paid tribute to Queen Elizabeth II, after her death at the age of 96 ushered in the rein of outspoken environmentalist King Charles III.
COP27 agenda must 'move beyond ESG to impact'
The emphasis on climate-themed investment must move beyond environmental, social and governance (ESG) integration to focus on real-world 'impact' ahead of COP27, argues Sarah Gordon, CEO at the Impact Investing Institute.
£3.6trn financiers join 'just transition challenge'
UK regulator urged to go beyond TCFD, and require social impact reporting
Listed companies, asset managers, life insurers and pension providers in the UK should be required to report on social factors as well as environmental factors, the regulator has been told.
BlackRock, Temasek and Amundi among G7 Impact Taskforce members
Investment managers including BlackRock, Temasek and Amundi are among dozens of members of a global Impact Taskforce to promote financing that creates positive social and environmental impact.