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    NIB, Afreximbank seal €100m loan deal (The Sun)

    A new opportunity to tackle the infrastructure deficit in Africa has opened as the Nordic Investment Bank (NIB) and the African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank)...

    Credit Suisse CEO: ‘$2.5 Trn Private Sector Will Dramatically Boost Sustainable...

    Credit Suisse CEO: ‘$2.5 Trn Private Sector Will Dramatically Boost Sustainable Economy’ In an exclusive two-part interview, Impact4All features editor Nick Rice speaks to Marisa...

    St James’s Place applies ESG standards framework to underlying funds (Investment...

    Wealth manager St James's Place has introduced a minimum ESG criteria framework for all of its underlying portfolio managers in a bid to help...

    Report Report: Blockchain, ESG, Circularity and Electrification (Greenbiz)

    https://www.greenbiz.com/article/report-report-blockchain-esg-circularity-and-electrification

    Pope warns energy bosses of global destruction without fuel shift (Reuters)

    VATICAN CITY, June 9 (Reuters) - Pope Francis warned that climate change risked destroying humanity on Saturday and called on energy leaders to help...

    French manager Ossiam hires one for ESG push (Investment Europe)

    Natixis Investment Managers’ affiliate Ossiam has hired Antonio Celeste as sales director and head of ESG business development. Celeste joins Ossiam from Sustainalytics, where he...

    The world is losing the war against climate change (The Economist)

    EARTH is smouldering. From Seattle to Siberia this summer, flames have consumed swathes of the northern hemisphere. One of 18 wildfires sweeping through California,...

    PIMCO ESG head retires (Investment Week)

    PIMCO's head of ESG strategies and manager of the £614m Select UK Income Bond fund Mike Amey is retiring at the end of June. Lorenzo...

    BlackRock to launch ESG-screened ETF range (Investment Week)

    BlackRock is set to launch an environmental, social and governance (ESG) screened suite of six ETFs, Investment Week understands. The suite will offer investors access...

    Time for the UN PRI to get tough (Portfolio Adviser)

    Impact investing has struggled to date because the industry lacks a universal standard of measuring positive impact, which is why it is time for...

    Fidelity launches water and waste fund (International Adviser)

    Fidelity International has launched the Fidelity Funds – Sustainable Water and Waste Fund, which will focus on sustainable investment opportunities within the water and...

    AXA IM reshuffle continues with ESG integration effort (Investments & Pensions...

    AXA Investment Managers has made a number of hires and restructured part of its investment team in an attempt to integrate environmental, social and...

    Hermes’ CEO Nusseibeh: ESG is permeating society – it is not...

    Hermes Investment Management's Saker Nusseibeh, Leon Kamhi and Eoin Murray talk to Jayna Rana about the importance of stewardship and how it can remedy...

    Sustainalytics Launches its New Carbon Risk Ratings (Morningstar)

    Innovative Ratings Approach Addresses Investors' Need to Understand Companies' Material Carbon Risks AMSTERDAM, May 1, 2018 /CNW/ -- Sustainalytics, a leading provider of ESG and...

    AP4 hails financial benefit of tobacco divestment (IPE)

    Sweden’s AP4 – one of the country’s four main national pensions buffer funds – has said deciding not to invest in tobacco companies has...

    Investors back Shell in climate change vote but register concerns (IPE)

    Investors delivered “a clear and strong display of confidence” in Royal Dutch Shell’s approach to decarbonization in voting down a shareholder resolution about emission...

    Plenum CAT Bond Fund first to get German sustainable investment accolade...

    The Plenum CAT Bond Fund, the flagship offering from Zurich based specialist insurance-linked securities (ILS) and catastrophe bond investment manager Plenum Investments, has become...

    Carlsberg Tops Økonomisk Ugebrev CSR Reporting List (ØU)

    Carlsberg vinder med mindst mulig marginal Økonomisk Ugebrev Ledelses årlige Top 100 Rating af CSR Rapportering. Flere selskaber har gennem de seneste år formået...

    What’s Worse: Pollution or Unpaid Interns? (Bloomberg)

    I sort of love Just Capital, the nonprofit organization created by Paul Tudor Jones II and Deepak Chopra (!), and championed by Andrew Ross...

    Open Letter To Siv Jensen, Minister Of Finance, Norway (Social Europe)

    Norges Bank Investment Management has publicly asked the Ministry of Finance to be allowed to divest of oil and gas companies in Norway’s sovereign...

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