The firm is pursuing digital infrastructure investments for climate and social sustainability.
An impact fund could convert a coal power plant to natural gas, but wouldn’t necessarily be an Article 9 fund, Allianz’s Jemima Atkins says.
Emerging tech – which could be seen as ripe for a VC portfolio – will instead be considered part of the firm's infra mix, says Skandia Mutual’s Hans Fredrik Forssman.
The Canadian Pension has entered the voluntary market at an important stage in its development and wants to invest in decades long carbon-capture projects.
Insurance giant is ‘happy to’ provide more favourable lending terms for assets with better ESG performance.
The Los Angeles pension investor has placed diversity on its list of values, alongside accountability, transparency and ethics.
GPs are withholding diversity data for fear of being 'penalised' for bad looking numbers. They shouldn't, says ILPA's Jennifer Choi.
Timber, forest
As the likes of Nuveen, HSBC and CPP Investments have aligned themselves to make long-term ‘natural capital’ investments, the required offset markets have grown in number too.
Investor discussions at the ESG and Sustainability Forum at the Infrastructure Investor Global Summit focused on the road to net zero.
Mary Delahunty, head of impact at HESTA, on the dangers of tokenism and why a DE&I mindset is critical to ensuring a just energy transition.

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