In this conversation, Fabian Huwyler, head of green solutions in the Impact Advisory and Finance department at Credit Suisse, spoke about the investing opportunities the ocean creates and why we all can benefit from them.
Preserving biodiversity costs money. A 2014 estimate put the cost of achieving the Aichi Targets at $150-440 billion USD per year. That seems like a lot, but it’s the equivalent of spending $20-60 USD annually for each person in the world.
Governments met in Stockholm to decide how to replenish the Global Environment Facility, a trust fund designed to help developing countries meet their commitments under several international environmental agreements.
In places like Nevada, ranching has been a way of life for generations. Industries like mining provide key drivers of economic growth and community stability. But these landscapes also hold values tied to the health and stewardship of natural resources.
By underestimating physical risks to assets, underappreciating future value in low-carbon investments, and overlooking climate regulation liabilities, many investors are mispricing climate risks and opportunities in their portfolios.
China has emerged in recent years as a leader in global environmental governance, playing an active role in global climate efforts and green finance. Now, the country has opportunities to play a bigger role in global efforts to protect forests.
The Kellogg-Morgan Stanley challenge, now in its eighth year, attracted 307 students in more than 100 teams from 65 schools in 20 countries. The winning team, from Lee Kong Chian School of Business at Singapore Management University, designed the ASEAN Storm Resilience Fund, which would invest in...
There are now 10 mutual funds and exchange-traded-funds that invest in stocks in emerging markets while making environmental, social and governance performance an explicit part of their mission, according to Morningstar.
More than half of that money will go towards companies and projects involved with clean technologies, renewable energy, green bonds, and alternative transportation, while the rest will support companies and projects focused on sustainable agriculture, recycling projects, ecosystem conservation, and...