Green Loan Principles could define "new shape of green finance"
A newly-launched set of Green Loan Principles could prove a key catalyst to develop a robust green lending market, according to law firm White & Case.
Stimulating green finance in Africa
African countries have the potential to achieve their sustainability objectives through innovative funding of climate-change projects, including green bonds, say Mindy Hauman and Tallat Hussain
APG invests €327m in Swedish wind energy project
Asset manager APG has invested €327 million ($372 million) in a Swedish wind power project on behalf of Dutch civil service pension fund ABP.
EF BRIEFS: Allianz; Electric car subsidy, US Clean Power Plan hearing postponed
Allianz Global Investors has acquired an onshore wind portfolio from the Dutch Infrastructure Fund (DIF).
Private equity firm snaps up Irish energy giant
Private equity firm I Squared Capital will acquire Irish energy company Viridian in a deal reported to be worth €1 billion ($1.1 billion).
US asset manager to save German solar firm
A US asset manager has stepped in to rescue a pioneering European solar brand that recently called in administrators.