Canadian version of CA100+ to push companies for near-term climate targets
A collaborative engagement initiative focused on high-emitting Canadian companies not captured in the Climate Action 100+ (CA100+) initiative is set to ask for more detailed near-term emissions targets, according to an investor member.
Canadian regulators urged to investigate GHG emissions disclosures of big banks
Canadian financial markets regulators have been urged to investigate whether five of the country's largest banks are disclosing adequate climate-related information.
RBC's climate framework 'highly tentative', says IEEFA
RBC BlueBay: Investors need green bond 'policing' standard
Investors need to develop an industry-wide standard to provide clear rules to "police" green bonds which stray from market expectations following issuance, according to RBC BlueBay Asset Management.
Chile enhances its SLBs in latest issue, and promises more to come
The return of Chile to the sustainability-linked bond (SLB) market has been praised for the addition of a more diverse target mix - becoming the first sovereign SLB issuer to include a gender target.
Impact fund draws Bank of America, JP Morgan backing
Canada's six largest banks join Net-Zero Banking Alliance
Six of Canada's largest banks have joined the global Net-Zero Banking Alliance...