Biodiversity still not 'paid attention to' by many Dutch investors
Dutch investors have been urged to integrate biodiversity in decision-making, after a study found that many "are not yet paying attention" to it as a theme.
'Capex must be a focus of energy transition engagement', investors told
Asset managers grappling with the energy transition have been urged to prioritise engaging on companies' capital expenditure (capex) plans.
How impact measurement can help avoid impact-washing
Impact measurement can help avoid impact-washing, but only if it is done for the right reasons, argued an association of Dutch sustainable investors.
LGIM, VBDO: Dutch insurer climate action lags behind pensions
Insurance companies are lagging behind pension funds in terms of climate action, a report by Dutch investor association VBDO supported by UK-based asset manager Legal & General Investment Management (LGIM) has said.
Eurosif likely to set EU action plan as focus of new direction
The European Sustainable Investment Forum (Eurosif) plans to mould its new strategy around implementation of the EU’s Sustainable Finance Action Plan, Environmental Finance has learned.
Framework launched to help investors assess their dependencies on natural capital
Natural capital is no longer a "niche" consideration, it was claimed today, as a framework was launched to help investors assess their dependencies on these factors.
Consultation aims to strengthen finance sector guide on natural capital
Rory Sullivan and Mark Gough call for feedback on draft guidance which aims to help identify, measure and value natural capital within banking, investment and insurance activities
Finance sector gets guidance on Natural Capital Protocol
Guidance has been issued to provide financial institutions with a structured framework to identify, measure and value natural capital within their banking, investment and insurance activities.