Hurricane Dorian 'could cost insurers $25bn'
The insured losses from Hurricane Dorian could exceed $25 billion, it was claimed.
People moves: UBS, Palladium, ANZ, Mainstream
UBS creates sustainable finance committee, Tillery appointed CEO of Palladium’s new impact fund and more
Bond round-up: Societe Generale, Ferrovie, Posco, BKW Group and more...
New York State Housing Finance Agency has issued a preliminary statement announcing its intention to issue two sustainability bonds amounting to $72.77 million and $9.6 million.
Central banks are 'not leading by example' on climate change
Central banks have started playing "a crucial role" in mobilising the institutions they supervise to address climate risks, but "seem more hesitant to lead by example" when it comes to their own investments, a report argues.
The ESG data files - part one: reported data
Investors are demanding an increasing amount of data from companies. What are its strengths and weaknesses, asks Peter Cripps
People Moves: Nature Conservancy, UBS, Premier Asset Management, AP6, LuxFLAG
NGO the Nature Conservancy has announced board directors and leadership members.
Green bond round-up, 12 June 2019
The US Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corporation (Freddie Mac) plans to enter the green bond market with a new commercial mortgage-backed security programme.
Generation Investment Management closes $1bn impact investing fund
Generation Investment Management LLP (GIM) has closed its $1 billion impact investment fund, Sustainable Solutions Fund III.
Oil firms unattractive without climate targets, say fund managers
Oil companies will no longer appeal to investors unless they adopt business models that support the Paris climate targets, says a report by the UK Sustainable Investment and Finance Association (UKSIF) and the Climate Change Collaboration, a group of charitable trusts.