• HASI hits back at 'deceptive' Muddy Waters report

    14 July 2022

    Claims in a report by Muddy Waters Capital have been condemned bxy US renewables financer Hannon Armstrong Sustainable Infrastructure Capital (HASI) as a "fallacious short attack".

  • HASI stock plummets after Muddy Waters allegations

    13 July 2022

    The market value of renewables financer Hannon Armstrong Sustainable Infrastructure Capital (HASI) dropped by almost a fifth (19%) yesterday after Muddy Waters announced a short position in the firm.

  • Biden's infrastructure bill given cautious cheer by investors

    12 August 2021

    Investors in low-carbon infrastructure in the US have given a sweeping spending plan only a lukewarm reception, but policy tailwinds for climate-focused investors are growing, Peter Cripps writes.

  • Moody's adds RMS to ESG analytics suite for $2bn

    05 August 2021

    Moody's Corporation has acquired RMS, a provider of risk modelling for extreme weather, climate change, cybersecurity, and other catastrophic risks, for $2 billion.

  • RMS predicts up to $15bn of US insured losses from Laura

    07 September 2020

    Total US insured losses from hurricane Laura, which caused widespread damage to parts of the US Gulf Coast in August, could reach $15 billion, RMS has predicted.

  • RMS estimates insured losses of up to $5bn from Isaias

    17 August 2020

    RMS, a specialist risk modelling firm, has predicted that total insured losses from hurricane Isaias, which swept through the Caribbean and the US east coast earlier this month, will range between $3 billion and $5 billion.

  • Cat modelling awakens to climate change risk

    08 April 2020

    Responsibility for understanding the implications of climate change for insurers has largely fallen on the shoulders of the catastrophe modelling community. They are responding with a more dynamic and multi-faceted view, as Paul Walsh reports