How can pensions enhance biodiversity?

With pension funds controlling close to $60tn of global assets, could they play a key role in turning the tide on nature investments?

South Korean pension fund to consider climate change

The country’s national pension service will take climate change into account when engaging with firms

Clara-Pensions commits to net zero portfolio by 2050

It plans to have its investments Paris aligned by 2030

Scottish Widows doubles divestment from fossil fuel supporters

This takes its overall environmental divestment to £3bn

Scottish Widows releases net zero roadmap

It has committed to achieving net zero emissions by 2050

PIC invests £130m into low carbon housing

The 500-acre brownfield site is set to be the UK’s largest regeneration project

Taiwanese fund launches $2.3bn climate change pension mandate

The mandate will be one of the largest in Asia, encouraging green investment in the region

Almost £2 trillion in pension schemes are still ‘misaligned with Paris Agreement’

Nearly 71 of 100 major pension schemes have not publicly unveiled ‘robust’ net zero commitments, according to new research

Pension giant Nest appoints Octopus Renewables to invest ‘millions’ in green energy

It is committing an estimated £250m this year in the UK and Europe, which is part of a potential £1.4bn investment by the end of the decade

Scottish Widows commits to halve carbon footprint of £170bn portfolio within a decade

It claims to be the first major pensions and insurance provider to set such a goal by 2030