Asset owners should always ask their counterparties what the most troublesome asset is in their portfolio or on their balance sheet, according to the CEO of the Anthropocene Fixed Income Institute (AFII).
Asset owners are wrestling with how to balance pressure to decarbonise their own investment portfolios in the short-term against the benefits of investing in longer-term decarbonisation of polluting industries.
Today’s youth have grown up on a steady diet of environmentalism and social activism. They are also fearless entrepreneurs when given the chance. Does that make them impact investing natives? Greenhill Capital’s Matejo Kempenaers certainly thinks so.
Dimple Patel, the new chief executive officer at nature intelligence tech company Nature Metrics, is facing one of her biggest challenges yet: scaling up the company to crack the fledgling $154bn market for nature-based solutions.