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Hong Kong seeks global ESG standard adoption to reduce greenwashing

The chairman of Hong Kong’s Securities and Futures Commission (SFC) has revealed the regulator is looking to adopt global ESG standards to prevent cases of greenwashing.

Hong Kong has secured $3bn through the sale of denominated green...

The government of Hong Kong has revealed it has raised $3bn through the sale of green bonds denominated in US dollars and Euros.

Philippines nearing the issuance of its first sovereign green bonds

The Philippines’ Department of Finance (DOF) claims it is finalising a framework for the issuance of the country’s first ever sovereign green bonds.

Zumo eyes decarbonised crypto sector through new purchase pilot program

Crypto wallet and payment platform Zumo has unveiled a pilot renewable energy purchase program aimed at making the crypto sector more sustainable.

Barclays teams with SaveMoneyCutCarbon to help clients cut their emissions

Barclays has partnered with SaveMoneyCutCarbon to help its customers reduce their carbon, energy and water usage.

Standard Chartered arm unveils savings platform to aid climate change fight

SC Ventures, the innovation branch of Standard Chartered Bank, has launched a new digital platform that is focused on helping UK savers fund the fight against climate change.

UK to force financial institutions to publish net zero transition plans

UK Chancellor of the Exchequer Rishi Sunak has revealed that the UK will force financial institutions to publish its plans on how they will transition to net zero.

deVere aims to position $2bn into ESG investments by 2026

Financial advisory group deVere has doubled its commitment to positioning assets into ESG investments to $2bn within five years.

Mandatory climate disclosures for financial institutions to be unveiled in New...

New Zealand has become the first country globally to pass laws requiring banks, insurers and investment managers to disclose the impact of climate change on their companies.

Sustainable banker Ando pulls in $6m seed financing

Sustainable banking service Ando has raised $6m from a seed funding round led by TTV Capital.

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