UK prime minister under fire from industry for weakening climate policies
UK prime minister Rishi Sunak announced he would delay a ban on the sales of new petrol and diesel cars and the phasing out of gas boilers, drawing a wave of criticism from investors and corporates who say the move harms plans for the transition.
Avoided emissions - The new tool powering green investors
Identifying companies that 'enable' others to decarbonise should be a focus for investors, Seb Beloe writes
WHEB snaps up transitional companies amid market sell-off
WHEB Asset Management (AM) has swooped on "high-value" sell-offs for companies involved in transitional technologies, such as electric vehicle (EV) components and semi-conductor chips.
Wheb's AUM trebles in a year
Wheb Asset Management has seen its assets under management (AUM) treble in a little over a year, as it rides a boom in demand for impact investing.
What does 2020 hold for sustainable investing?
Seb Beloe shares his thoughts on the latest trends in politics and technology.
ESG data has 'lost the plot when it comes to impact'
The environmental, social and governance (ESG) data industry has lost the plot when it comes to assessing sustainability and impact, a leading sustainability-focused fund manager has claimed.
Wheb targets increased wind and solar energy investment
Specialist investment firm Wheb aims to grow its flagship Sustainability Fund's holdings in wind energy and solar, it says.
Wheb details impact of its sustainability fund
Specialist investment firm Wheb Asset Management has estimated the environmental impact of its FP Wheb Sustainability fund and said that all the fund's holdings directly support the UN's Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
Volkswagen warned to fasten seatbelt for ESG rating downgrades
The emissions scandal that has engulfed Volkswagen (VW) has left the company staring down the barrel of a downgrade from some environmental, social and governance (ESG) analysts.
What does the slump in oil prices mean for the low-carbon sector?
Oil prices have almost halved in recent months, creating havoc in financial markets. But what is the impact on renewables, energy efficiency, and other low-carbon themed investments, asks Peter Cripps