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  • LeapFrog leads $65m financing for Indian EV battery business

    11 June 2024
  • Japan to study 'financed emissions' in second climate scenario analysis of banks

    10 May 2024

    The Bank of Japan (BoJ) and Financial Services Agency (FSA) are preparing to run a second climate scenario analysis of three major Japanese banks, which could include analysis of the banks' 'financed emissions'.

  • BlackRock and Temasek's Decarbonization Partners closes debut fund at $1.4bn

    25 April 2024

    Decarbonization Partners - a joint-venture between BlackRock and Temasek - has closed its first fund, a late-stage venture capital and growth private equity vehicle, at $1.4 billion.

  • Japanese GFANZ members 'intend to grow transition financing'

    02 April 2024

    Japanese financial institutions said they will grow their allocation to 'transition financing' and explore ways to ramp up a planned phase-out of coal power generation, in a joint statement by signatories to the Glasgow Financial Alliance for Net Zero (GFANZ).

  • French ruling sees labelled ESG funds forced to divest fossil fuel holdings

    02 January 2024

    A refined socially responsible investment label could see a dramatic phase out of fossil fuel holdings in French environmental, social and governance (ESG) focused funds,...

  • People moves 10 November including USS, Nuveen, MUFG, Natixis IM, and more

    10 November 2023
  • Indonesia and Vietnam to launch JETP investment plans by COP28

    09 November 2023

    Ahead of COP28, Indonesia and Vietnam are set to launch investment plans for their Just Energy Transition Partnerships (JETP), which could also address the "early phase out" of coal plants.

  • Green Climate Fund signs $150m to GAIA

    30 October 2023
  • Investor collaboration leads to more successful engagement, survey finds

    27 September 2023
  • GFANZ launches first country branch in Japan

    10 May 2023