• Phoenix unveils net-zero transition plan

    25 May 2023

    The UK life insurer sets out five key targets to reach interim targets

  • Phoenix estimates 20% of equity and credit assets exposed to high transition risks

    15 March 2023

    Some 20% of Phoenix's listed equity and credit portfolios are exposed to sectors at high risk in the transition to a net-zero economy, such as energy, utilities, industrials and materials.

  • UK's net zero review will help 'unlock investment', says Aviva

    13 January 2023

    Recommendations to the UK government on steps it should take to meet net zero targets have been welcomed by investors for their potential to help 'unlock the investment required' for the energy transition.

  • Regulators consider capital for climate risk

    16 December 2022

    Insurance regulators are keen to ensure their prudential frameworks properly incorporate climate risk. But whether this should be reflected in capital requirements is proving a difficult question to answer, as Christopher Cundy reports

  • Video: Hetal Patel on the use of ESG data for the investment value chain

    25 November 2022

    Hetal Patel, head of climate investment risk at Phoenix Group, shares his thoughts on how ESG data can be used throughout the investment value chain.

  • Every benchmark should include climate indicators, asset owner alliance says

    23 November 2022

    Every standard investment benchmark should include climate indicators, to help asset owners to develop their own custom indexes, the Net-Zero Asset Owner Alliance (NZAOA) has recommended.

  • Dealing with inconsistent ESG data

    18 October 2022

    A consistent ESG investment approach is 'largely impossible' across asset classes with current data, The Future of ESG Data 2022 conference heard. Ahren Lester reports