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On the eve of GreenFin 21, a rich cache of trends.
April 12, 2021 by Joel Makower
Financial services giant will provide sector-specific expertise for businesses centered on renewable energy, efficiency, agriculture and food technology, and sustainable finance.
April 12, 2021 by Heather Clancy
Consumer goods giant's CEO Alan Jope said he hoped other businesses would soon start to follow suit in offering shareholders a say on climate plans
March 25, 2021 by Michael Holder
Research led by London School of Economics and SOAS academics argues central banks hold significant sway over the wider financial system's ability to reach net-zero.
March 17, 2021 by Michael Holder
Investment bank says it will set interim emissions reduction targets for high-carbon portfolios by end of 2022.
March 10, 2021 by Cecilia Keating
The company joins Morgan Stanley, Bank of America, and JPMorgan Chase in pledging to reduce its operations and activity in line with global climate goals.
March 4, 2021 by Cecilia Keating
Right now, most banks aren’t even thinking about time horizons longer than five years.
March 1, 2021 by Blair Bateson
Companies are exploiting a new type of financial arrangement linked to strong ESG performance: better interest rates on business loans.
February 18, 2021 by Heather Clancy
Sponsored: Net-zero commitments are gaining momentum, and investors are increasingly scrutinizing the ESG performance of their investments. Strengthen your GHG emissions reporting and disclosure with these key strategies.
February 10, 2021 by David Solsky
A healthy financial system requires being ready for whatever Mother Nature throws our way.
January 12, 2021 by Joel Makower
But its commitment is slammed by campaigners as 'empty' and an 'attempt to buy time' due to its failure to commit to divest from coal and oil and gas.
October 13, 2020 by Cecilia Keating
The tech giant unveils plans for new Climate Science Information Center as it pledges to reach net zero emissions across its value chain by 2030.
September 22, 2020 by Cecilia Keating
Money is the prime mover for a meaningful response to the climate crisis at scale.
September 16, 2020 by Deborah Brosnan
Green campaigners hail 'step in the right direction' as first major U.S. bank commits to disclosing its climate impact.
July 27, 2020 by Michael Holder
Collaboration with Rocky Mountain Institute seeks to create more standardized frameworks for funding decarbonization and for making sure solutions benefit vulnerable communities.
July 9, 2020 by Jesse Klein
More than 150 organizations require disclosure through CDP's supply chain reporting program.
May 21, 2020 by James Murray
Transition Pathway Initiative, backed by investors boasting $19 trillion of capital, welcomes stronger climate pledges from leading oil firms, but warns sector is a long way from delivering adequate decarbonization plans.
May 14, 2020 by Michael Holder
A round-up of recent reports on sustainable business and clean technology.
November 26, 2019 by Devon Edwards
A new BlackRock report on assessing climate-related risks is among the standouts in the latest research.
May 1, 2019 by Devon Edwards
Watch for more groundbreaking work on investing in supply chain resilience and the transition to a circular economy.
April 8, 2019 by Heather Clancy
Communicating the opportunity to other financial players and disrupting tradition — all in a day's work.
March 26, 2019 by Lauren Phipps
If corporates and backers were to align perfectly on data, what would follow — and what are the biggest obstacles to that happening?
March 5, 2019 by Joel Makower
The best of live interviews from GreenBiz events. This episode: Investors and strategists talk innovative mechanisms to finance community sustainability needs.
December 17, 2018 by Joel Makower
Collaboration between banking giants BNP Paribas and SYZ will see new equity bond offering that links returns to performance of companies advancing the SDGs.
September 17, 2018 by Michael Holder
So far, the tech giant has helped eight companies move toward solar and wind power. The latest commitment, by Jabil, represents the largest pledge yet.
June 29, 2017 by Heather Clancy