Fashion group Prada has agreed a €50 million 5-year sustainability loan with Credit Agricole.
Microsoft is the most popular stock among ESG funds in the US according to a Forbes report.
Schroders has acquired a majority stake in BlueOrchard, a leading impact investment manager
BP has developed technology that can recycle PET plastic waste which could mean reduced landfill and incineration.
BMO Financial Group has launched its first sustainability bond.
Stoxx looks at the performance of its USA 500 ESG-X index and assesses how the exclusion of some US stocks has helped it outperform the benchmark USA 500 index.
PepsiCo has launched its first green bond worth US$1 billion to fund the firm’s sustainability initiatives.
The Qatar Stock Exchange will promote ESG and sustainability disclosure for Qatar listed companies.
Unilever, Marks & Spencer and BT have been ranked highest for sustainability reporting for FTSE100 companies by EcoAct.
Research from the Rotterdam School of Management shows how to integrate sustainability into investment analysis using McDonald’s as a case study.