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  • Carbon pricing 'ripple effect' gaining momentum, UBS says

    20 September 2023

    Carbon pricing policies such as the EU's emissions trading scheme (ETS) and carbon border adjustment mechanism (CBAM) are "creating a ripple effect that increases the adoption of similar policies elsewhere," UBS analysts argue.

  • Australian carbon border tax's inflationary impact may hit renewables - UBS

    04 September 2023

    A proposed carbon border tax to ensure importers to Australia face the same costs on carbon emissions as domestic companies could drive inflation in the cement industry - costs which could be passed on to infrastructure and renewables sectors, UBS has projected.

  • UBS AM downgraded in Morningstar's ESG ranking

    30 August 2023
  • UK pensions strategy to target emerging markets 'just transition' investments

    10 August 2023
  • UBS launches green bond ETF using new Bloomberg MSCI index

    27 July 2023
  • Google chosen to develop free ESG data platform

    26 July 2023

    A consortium including a subsidiary of tech giant Google has been selected to build a free-to-use platform for climate data.

  • NAB, UBS hired as Australian sovereign green bond structurers

    18 July 2023
  • 'Does more engagement really lead to better outcomes?', asks UBS

    10 July 2023

    Investors should place greater emphasis on linking outcomes from their company engagement with the financial performance of their investments, UBS said, as it warned that "more activity does not necessarily lead to greater effectiveness in achieving objectives".

  • Private market funds establish group to boost impact fundraising

    07 July 2023
  • UBS, Swiss Life among investors to trial free net zero data platform

    26 June 2023

    Swiss financial institutions LGT Bank, Lombard Odier, Pictet, Swiss Life Asset Managers and UBS are among a small group selected to test a proposed free-to-use climate data platform ahead of its full launch at COP28.