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  • 2024 outlook: Sand in the gears of sustainable finance policy

    03 January 2024

    Looming elections and burgeoning disclosure regimes point to a slowdown in sustainable finance policymaking, but the spectre of fines for greenwashing is on the rise, Michael Hurley writes

  • People Moves, 22 December: Nikko AM, Kiko Ventures, SUSI Partners, Royal London

    22 December 2023
  • Improved categorisation necessary to strengthen SFDR, EFAMA says

    21 December 2023
  • Nikko Asset Management to acquire share in Tikehau Capital

    20 December 2023
  • Investors devise long wish list for much-maligned SFDR

    15 December 2023

    Every financial product sold in the EU should be required to disclose sustainability information under the much-maligned Sustainable Finance Disclosure Regulation (SFDR), Europe's largest asset manager has said.

  • Updated: Financial institutions partially exempt from supply chain due diligence under 'milestone' rules

    14 December 2023

    The finance sector will be exempt from carrying out environmental and social due diligence of companies 'downstream' in the supply chain under newly agreed EU rules, in a victory for lobbyists who claimed it would add disproportionate costs and unfairly expose institutions to legal claims.

  • AI-driven solutions fuelling transition is hot investment theme for 2024, Impax predicts

    12 December 2023

    The adoption of artificial intelligence (AI) will continue to soar next year and will create solutions that accelerate the transition to a sustainable economy, Impax Asset Management has predicted.

  • Loan round-up: Thai Union, Pacific Basin Shipping, AET...and more

    07 December 2023
  • Brazilian indigenous protection rowback a 'fiduciary risk for investors', says BlueBay

    07 December 2023

    Potential legislation deemed "anti-indigenous" in Brazil is a "fiduciary risk for investors" and a concern for Brazil's economic and sustainable prosperity, BlueBay Asset Management told Environmental Finance.

  • Impax AM launches societal trends Article 9 strategy

    05 December 2023