• ICMA publishes blue bond guide in 'big step forward' for market

    06 September 2023

    A long-anticipated blue bond guide has been published, in a "big step forward" for the development of the water-focused sustainable bond market.

  • People Moves 6 January: NBIM, Rabobank, Carmignac and more...

    06 January 2023
  • Moody's launches UN Global Compact alignment tool

    03 August 2021

    Moody's ESG Solutions has launched a screening tool for investors to evaluate the alignment of companies

  • SBTi tightens corporate climate target requirement from 2022

    16 July 2021

    The Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi) said that companies looking to validate their climate goals from mid-2022

  • SDG data launch helps 'next evolution of financial industry' towards impact - Truvalue Labs

    09 March 2021

    Truvalue Labs says the launch of a free data service to analyse companies' contributions to the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) will support what it says is the "next logical evolution of the financial industry" to make accounting for positive and negative impact a "mainstream" practice.

  • 25% cut in emissions by corporates setting science-based climate targets

    26 January 2021
  • $20trn of investors urge firms to set science-based targets

    13 October 2020
  • Science Based Targets initiative launches financial sector framework

    01 October 2020

    Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi) has launched its "breakthrough" pilot framework for financial institutions to set science-based climate targets, but campaigners were "disappointed" and "disturbed" by what they perceive to be shortcomings.

  • US Global Compact Network seeks 'SDG pioneers'

    25 February 2020

    The US arm of the UN Global Compact has launched a call for applications to its Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) Pioneers award.

  • Biodiversity, shipping among Sustainalytics' impact trends for 2020

    03 February 2020

    Sustainalytics has identified biodiversity and 'cleaner shipping' among 10 investment themes for 2020 it says look best placed to contribute positively to the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), and potentially create impact in addition to financial returns.