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“EBRD and EU join efforts to boost green finance” – EBRD – June 30, 2020

On June 30, 2020 the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) and the European Union (EU) announced that they “are stepping up their support for green investments and climate resilience in Egypt, Morocco and the countries of the Eastern Partnership (Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Moldova and Ukraine). The EU is providing a total of €61.3 […]

“Denmark’s PFA says sustainable investment does not harm returns” – Investment & Pensions Europe – June 29, 2020

On June 29, 2020 Investment & Pensions Europe reported that “(t)he chief strategist of DKK688bn (€92bn) Danish pension fund PFA has set out a series of arguments to show that investing sustainably does not jeopardise returns, and said firms with top environmental, social, and governance (ESG) credentials outperformed in the worst of the COVID-19 crisis. […]