• MSCI, Bloomberg among big-name signatories to Japan ESG data code of conduct

    28 July 2023

    Major data providers MSCI and Bloomberg are among 17 signatories to a Japanese code of conduct for ESG data, the country's regulator has revealed.

  • ICE extends coverage of impact data to answer growing investor demand

    28 July 2023

    Intercontinental Exchange (ICE) has extended its data coverage relating to the alignment of investments with UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to 50,000 companies and 1.2 million securities, in partnership with Util.

  • ICE launches Washington carbon allowance futures

    12 June 2023
  • The US 'plays catch-up' on climate stress testing

    27 March 2023

    A Federal Reserve-led climate scenario analysis exercise with US banks is underway, and implications for capital requirements are unclear, an Environmental Finance webinar heard. Michael Hurley reports

  • Impact bond issuance had 'buoyant' 2022, says ICE

    19 January 2023

    Green, social and sustainability bond issuance fell 13% in 2022, to $771 billion - but the decline was modest compared to the drop in issuance in the broader bond market, according to the Intercontinental Exchange (ICE).

  • ICE launches 'nature-based' carbon credit futures contract

    09 May 2022
  • German green bond 'Greenium' widened in 2021

    03 February 2022

    Persistent high demand for German sovereign green bonds last year widened the premium investors were prepared to pay for the green label,...

  • ICE: Record carbon allowance trading volume in 2021

    11 January 2022

    ICE has reported a record-breaking 18 billion tonnes of carbon allowances were traded globally through its platforms in 2021, as it plans a raft of fresh environmental contract launches in 2022.

  • ICE to host tropical forest protection carbon credit auctions

    18 November 2021

    Intercontinental Exchange (ICE) is to host auctions of carbon credits for Permian Global, which develops 'large-scale' tropical forest protection and restoration projects.

  • ICE to launch 'nature-based' carbon credit futures contract

    05 November 2021

    Intercontinental Exchange (ICE) is set to launch its first 'nature-based solutions' carbon credit futures contract, in the latest sign of the growing investor interest in products that claim to have a positive impact on nature.