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  • EU Green Bond Standard is 'quite tricky' - especially for sovereigns, says CA-CIB

    18 June 2024

    Issuing green bonds using the EU Green Bond Standard (GBS) is "quite tricky" and is unlikely to see a lot of issuance except among a "handful" of issuers in the near term, according to Crédit Agricole Corporate & Investment Bank (CA-CIB).

  • ShareAction calls for stronger asset manager approach to fossil fuels

    18 June 2024

    Asset managers must take a more robust approach to fossil fuel -producing companies, according to a new paper from ShareAction, as current policies could harm the transition to a lower-carbon economy.

  • Heidelberg Materials raises €700m from ground-breaking green bond

    18 June 2024
  • Companies waiting for data before TNFD reporting

    17 June 2024

    Companies are hoping to improve the quality of the data at their disposal before they commit to reporting in line with the recommendations of the Taskforce on Nature-related Financial Disclosures (TNFD), according to a report.

  • EU Nature Restoration Law finally approved in 'massive victory for nature'

    17 June 2024

    An EU law to restore at least 20% of the EU's land and sea areas by 2030 has been approved after a 'compromise' text won a slim majority among EU countries - a move welcomed by investors and NGOs who called it "a massive victory for Europe's nature".

  • Persefoni adds First Street's physical risk data

    17 June 2024
  • Railpen buys 50% stake in renewables developer

    17 June 2024
  • Searchlight and Ares invest £500m in RSK

    17 June 2024
  • NBIM buys £330m stake in wind farm from Macquarie fund

    17 June 2024
  • US IRA set to stimulate $250bn of investment this year, says Barclays

    17 June 2024

    More than $70 billion has been invested in clean energy projects backed by the US Inflation Reduction Act (IRA) in the first three months of 2024, as manufacturing investments ramp up, according to Barclays.