• AMF study identifies weaknesses in French institutions' TCFD reports

    05 January 2021

    Financial institutions continue to struggle to report decision-useful information on how their overall strategy responds to climate change, according to an analysis of French financial institutions' Task Force on Climate-related Financial Disclosures (TCFD) reports.

  • News round-up: Federal Reserve joins NGFS, BNP's energy transition fund, Poseidon Principles ... and more

    16 December 2020
  • CCCA banks to publish principles for low-carbon portfolio alignment

    08 December 2020

    The Collective Commitment to Climate Action (CCCA) is to publish agreed principles and guidance for assessing portfolio alignment, and setting and reporting on alignment targets, by the end of Q1 2021.

  • News round-up: Europex welcomes ETS review, Snam climate targets, India renewables investment

    27 November 2020
  • BankTrack: Equator Principles projects 'unsatisfactory' on local engagement

    25 November 2020
  • Bank of China issues first 'blue bonds' in Asia

    22 October 2020

    The Bank of China (BoC) has issued the first blue bonds in Asia, raising nearly $950 million in a transaction described as a "milestone" in the development of financial instruments that help protect the oceans.

  • Green and sustainability-linked loan round-up: Colombina and Eureden

    08 October 2020

    Confectionery and food maker signs first sustainable loan in Colombia

  • Novartis issues first Sustainability-linked Bond with social targets

    17 September 2020

    Swiss pharmaceutical company Novartis has issued a €1.85 billion ($2.2 billion) sustainability-linked bond (SLB) - the first SLB to incorporate social targets.

  • Boralex completes C$805m refinancing of Canadian wind farm

    11 August 2020

    Renewable energy producer Boralex has completed a C$805 million ($600 million) refinancing over 16 years for its 230MW Niagara Region Wind Farm (NRWF) in Ontario, Canada.

  • Green and sustainability-linked loan round-up: Swire Properties, Adecoagro, Murra Wara II

    05 August 2020