Creative Pension Trust targets net zero emissions by 2050

It includes an interim goal of 50% emissions reduction by 2030

Vattenfall issues SEK3.5bn in green hybrid bonds

The proceeds will finance investments that contribute to the Swedish power company’s goal of enabling a fossil-free living within one generation

Vattenfall issues €500m green bond

It will support investments in renewable energy and related infrastructure, energy efficiency, electrification of transport and heat and industrial projects

Dutch bank ABN AMRO to inform clients about the environmental impact of investments

The programme aims to raise sustainability awareness among investors

JPMorgan Chase adopts Paris Agreement-aligned financing commitment

The US banking giant intends to help its clients through its new Centre for Carbon Transition, which will provide them with centralised access to sustainability-focused financing, research and advisory solutions

Investors worth $16 trillion launch net zero investment framework

The consortium includes the Church of England Pensions Board, Aberdeen Standard Investments, Aviva Investors and AXA Investment Managements

UK’s biggest pension fund to shift £5.5bn in ‘climate aware’ investments

Nest has also pledged to begin divesting from companies involved in thermal coal, oil sands and arctic drilling and be completely divested by 2025

NatWest Group becomes ‘UK’s first’ bank to join the Partnership for Carbon Accounting Financials

The initiative enables financial institutions to assess and disclose greenhouse gas emissions of loans and investments

Australian super fund aims for net zero investment portfolio by 2050

The investment fund, which recently ended its association with thermal coal, has committed to reducing emissions by 33% by 2030

European Parliament adopts new legislation on sustainable investments

Green finance which claims to be sustainable will have to prove this by following strict criteria