Archive

  • News round-up: Axa, Macquarie, NY State Retirement Fund, Ambienta

    13 April 2021
  • News Round Up: NY State Retirement Fund, Ambienta

    07 April 2021
  • UK government launches voluntary carbon offset working group

    03 March 2021

    The UK government has launched a working group seeking to make the country a global market for "high quality voluntary carbon offsets," in a move described by campaigners as a backward step on climate action.

  • Cautiously optimistic response to voluntary carbon blueprint

    28 January 2021

    A blueprint for scaling the voluntary carbon market was today cautiously welcomed as a development that will help boost confidence in carbon offsetting.

  • CME to launch voluntary carbon offsets futures contract

    26 January 2021
  • How to scale the carbon offset market

    22 January 2021

    The Taskforce on scaling voluntary carbon markets will next week publish its final recommendations. Annabelle Palmer spoke with market participants to hear their thoughts on the proposals outlined so far

  • Carney Taskforce urged to back blue carbon market for mangrove restoration

    15 December 2020

    Regeneration of mangrove forests could unlock significant carbon sequestration benefits by 2040

  • Carney's voluntary carbon market taskforce launches consultation on proposals

    10 November 2020

    A Mark Carney-initiated taskforce focused on rapidly scaling up global voluntary carbon markets has opened its initial report on forming a global carbon market, including creating clear core carbon principles and carbon spot and future contracts.

  • 200% rise in Swiss impact investments signals 'new era'

    09 June 2020

    Last year saw investments that target measurable positive social or environmental impact alongside returns more than treble, taking the total to about CHF50 billion ($52 billion), according to a survey of Swiss investors.

  • Best Performing Funds of 2019: Erste WWF Stock Environment

    21 February 2020

    Solar energy holdings and takeover activity pushes Erste WWF Stock Environment to deliver a strong performance in 2019, writes Ahren Lester.