ESG & Responsible Investing
Tikehau Capital has successfully launched and priced an inaugural sustainable bond issue for a total amount of EUR500 million maturing in March 2029.
Hancock Natural Resource Group (HNRG), a company of Manulife Investment Management, has appointed Eric Cooperström as Managing Director, Impact Investing and Natural Climate Solutions.
Guernsey’s position as the ‘go-to’ specialist finance centre for green and sustainable finance has been underlined by the results of a thematic review of the Guernsey Green Fund regime and the release of a Spring Green consultation paper by the island’s financial services regulator.
HSBC Asset Management and International Finance Corporation (IFC), a member of the World Bank Group, has held the final closing of the HSBC Real Economy Green Investment Opportunity GEM Bond Fund (REGIO), boosting access to climate finance and helping further develop the market for green bonds.
Renewable power investors continue to outpace fossil fuel investors across the globe, signalling a broader structural trend of decline for fossil fuels, according to new report from the Centre for Climate Finance & Investment at Imperial College Business School (Imperial).
Appetite for renewable energy infrastructure has been extremely strong, buoyed by ESG agendas as well as broader demand for infrastructure as an asset class.
Impax Asset Management (Impax), a specialist asset manager investing in the transition to a more sustainable global economy, has been awarded a AUD240 million mandate by Cbus, one of Australia’s largest superannuation funds, which supports the building, construction and allied industries.
TISA, a cross-industry financial services membership body, has launched the first Good Practice Guide intended to help firms understand their ESG reporting obligations under Sustainable Finance Disclosure Regulations (SFDR).
Evenlode Investment has joined the Partnership for Carbon Accounting Financials (PCAF) to support the identification and understanding of the climate change impact across its range of investment portfolios.
Linedata, a global provider of asset management technology, data and services, has become the first technology vendor to integrate Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) data into asset managers’ workflows through collaboration with independent provider Arabesque S-Ray.