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

    09 November 2023
  • Lloyds looks to energise 'slow' sustainability-linked derivative market

    03 November 2023

    Lloyds Banking Group hopes the sluggish sustainability-linked derivatives (SLDs) market will accelerate in 2024, but argues that lots of industry work must be done before we see material transaction growth.

  • People moves, 21 April: Standard Chartered, VCMI, Lloyds ... and more

    21 April 2023
  • Investors welcome 'major step' of UK carbon markets regulation consultation

    10 April 2023

    Investors have commended the UK government's commitment to consulting on regulating voluntary carbon markets.

  • Lloyds to ramp up sustainable agriculture financing

    05 April 2023

    Lloyds Bank is set to increase its financing for farmers seeking to transition to more sustainable activities, through the use of mechanisms such as biodiversity credits, with "whatever they need", an executive has said.

  • 'Even leading banking practices fail basic climate, biodiversity tests' - ShareAction

    06 September 2021

    Most of Europe's largest banks have targets to reduce their greenhouse gas emissions to net zero - but very few banks have taken concrete steps to achieve this and even leading practices in the sector fail "basic" quality tests, according to research by non-profit ShareAction.

  • News round-up: Sarasin, ABI, Green Finance Institute and PwC

    12 May 2021
  • Green Finance Institute launches Coalition for the Decarbonisation of Road Transport

    12 May 2021
  • Scottish Widows urges £2.5trn UK pension industry to urgently close 'green gap'

    08 February 2021

    Scottish Widows has urged other UK pension funds to help close the £2.2 trillion ($3 trillion) 'green gap' following its announcement of strengthened climate targets, arguing the "steady progress" on climate being made by the industry was "not fast enough".

  • UK social impact investment market passes £5bn

    28 October 2020

    The UK's market for social impact investments jumped a fifth in 2019 to about £5.1 billion ($6.7 billion) in total, according to research by Big Society Capital.