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  • $459bn annual funding gap for ocean protection

    27 January 2022

    An extra $459 billion is needed each year to combat the growing threat to the ocean, says the Asian Development Bank (ADB) in a new report launched today.

  • LGIM, VBDO: Dutch insurer climate action lags behind pensions

    24 January 2022

    Insurance companies are lagging behind pension funds in terms of climate action, a report by Dutch investor association VBDO supported by UK-based asset manager Legal & General Investment Management (LGIM) has said.

  • UN impact standards gather momentum

    21 January 2022

    Standards and an external assurance framework for identifying contributions to the UN's Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) are set to take a leap forward this year, with the roll out of investor pilots of the framework, Environmental Finance has been told.

  • Impact: areas to watch in 2022

    24 December 2021

    Big-name players demonstrate the growing appeal of impact strategies - but calls for more credible evidence of impact continue to grow, Michael Hurley writes

  • 2X Challenge aims to raise $15bn in gender-lens climate finance

    10 November 2021

    The 2X Challenge has announced it aims to raise $15 billion for gender-lens investment after securing more than double its original $3 billion target.

  • COP26 round-up, 2 November: India, deforestation and methane

    02 November 2021

    A brief summary of the biggest news related to COP26 in Glasgow on 2 November.

  • People Moves 29 October: HSBC, Apollo, Al Gore, WBCSD and more

    29 October 2021
  • WBCSD elects new board and new chair Ilham Kadri

    29 October 2021
  • Beyond climate: turning the SDGs into an investment strategy

    29 October 2021

    SDG-related listed equity indexes are within reach and can offer attractive financial and impact returns, write Alexander Bassen, Mathieu Verougstraete and Sander Glas

  • People Moves 22 October: ICMA, CDP, Nordea and more

    22 October 2021