Impact accounting framework released - with $236 per tonne cost of carbon
The International Foundation for Valuing Impacts has published two draft methodologies - on greenhouse gas emissions and adequate wages. Michael Hurley speaks with Daniel Osusky
The future of eDNA
Data provider NatureMetrics says demand is booming for its eDNA testing. Genevieve Redgrave visits its lab to find out more.
SFDR - still a work-in-progress
What would investors like to see from Version 2.0 of the EU's much-maligned Sustainable Finance Disclosure Regulation? Michael Hurley reports
ESG at the crossroads
Private markets firms are pioneering use of artificial intelligence (AI) to sharpen their ESG analysis, Chandini Jain writes
ESG controversy scores are impacting bond pricing
Climate risk is still not efficiently being priced in bond markets, but the impact of exclusions and controversy scores give a glimpse to the future. Ahren Lester reports
Regulating ESG ratings: Mission impossible?
As regulators around the world seek to define good practice for ESG raters, they are discovering the complexities of doing so, writes Michael Hurley
Comment: How to stay positive if you work in sustainable finance?
As governments fail to act, hopes rest on the ingenuity of people and technological advances, writes Peter Cripps
Fiduciary duties — the frontline of the faultline
A large part of the fate of the planet rests on this seemingly technical issue, writes Kieron Boyle
NBIM: 'The key improvement we would like to see is transparency'
How should the ESG ratings market be regulated? Norges Bank Investment Management's Elisa Cencig fields questions from Environmental Finance.
Key themes driving the ESG agenda in 2024
Adaptation, transition, biodiversity and inequality are areas to watch this year, writes Mariella Rice-Jones