Investment

  • Aramco's VC arm leads funding round for transition-focused infrastructure business

    24 May 2024
  • IRA response, national transition plan on investor wish list for next UK government

    24 May 2024

    A UK response to the US Inflation Reduction Act (IRA) and a national transition plan head a list of actions an investor group has urged the next UK government to implement with urgency, as the country prepares for a general election.

  • Eurazeo targets €750m for Planetary Boundaries impact fund

    23 May 2024

    Eurazeo has launched an impact buyout fund investing in small-to-mid market European companies, with a target size of €750 million ($814 million).

  • Schroders launches European equity impact fund

    23 May 2024
  • Novo leads €150m funding round in circular tyre recycling business

    23 May 2024
  • Client demand fuelling sustainability-focused fund launches, Aviva Investors finds

    23 May 2024

    Greater appetite for climate change-themed strategies has led to more sustainability-focused fund launches over the past year, according to new research by Aviva Investors.

  • LGIM leads push for Nippon Steel to disclose its climate lobbying

    22 May 2024
  • Robeco survey finds investors expecting 'disorderly' transition

    22 May 2024

    Over three-quarters of investors expect the transition to a low-carbon economy to be in some way "disorderly", with only a small minority expecting governments and markets to work together, according to a new survey.

  • Impax closes fourth infra fund at €459m

    22 May 2024
  • Lazard acquires Austrian solar PV business

    22 May 2024
  • Swedish regulator readies climate stress test as it warns against 'coasting' on climate

    22 May 2024

    Sweden's financial markets regulator has warned financial institutions against "coasting" on the topic of sustainability, as it revealed it will run a climate-related scenario analysis exercise, as part of their annual stress tests.

  • "Pivotal moment in time" for regenerative agriculture

    22 May 2024

    Soaring costs of "conventional" agriculture offers a key opportunity for regenerative agriculture investments, Agriculture Capital has told an Environmental Finance conference.

  • BNPP AM expands climate ETF range

    21 May 2024
  • ESMA fund guidelines may be headwind for sustainable bonds, says Abrdn

    21 May 2024

    The recently published sustainable fund naming guidelines published by the European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) could dampen demand for labelled sustainable bonds, according to Abrdn.

  • Alcazar Energy Partners II closes at $490m

    21 May 2024