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The energy transition-focused fund manager has deployed roughly 60% of Infragreen IV and plans to launch Fund V, for which it will link carried interest to ESG objectives, next spring.
BlackRock’s Larry Fink is latest to call on the World Bank and IMF to shift from lending to catalysing private capital investment in emerging markets.
Dai-ichi Life, Standard Chartered, MUFG and a fourth LP have committed $137.5m to the blended finance vehicle, targeting emerging markets climate infra.
The infra package currently under consideration may fall short of President Biden's initial ambitions regarding climate change, but it should be embraced for what it includes, UT Austin's Benjamin Leibowicz argues.
PGIM CIO Taimur Hyat says other parts of the economy face greater risk of abrupt repricing due to the growing salience of climate risk.
Rather than fade into the background in light of covid, climate change and sustainability have dominated the conversation – and efforts – this year. We expect that will continue next year as well.
roadmap
As another investor alliance is created, we should be getting clear roadmaps to action at the point of announcement.
The roadmap makes 37 recommendations for participants in the financial system that will help achieve net-zero emissions by 2050 and go further than government policy.
solar energy farm
The fund will target renewable assets in both Europe and North America and is open to further commitments from additional investors.
If President Trump’s lack of policy still led to green growth, imagine what president-elect Biden’s $2trn green stimulus plan can do, if fully enacted.
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