Despite regulator concerns, these new transactions are still quite common and increased in Europe during the first quarter
The facility was established on the basis of a World Bank report that found that a low-carbon future will be significantly more mineral-intensive than a business-as-usual scenario.
Resolution to base managers’ variable compensation in part on meeting sustainable development objectives at H&M did not pass.
Arnaud Gihan, who took over as head of BlackRock’s iShares’ business in France about a year ago, gave NewsManagers an initial assessment of the main projects under development, including the ESG funds.
The vanishing of public deficits in Germany and the ECB’s bond purchases under its quantitative easing programme have exhausted the supply of 10-year German government bonds.
Of the 152 European companies likely to be targeted, 52 are British, 23 German, and 20 French, according to a study by Alvarez & Marsal.
The French Treasury issued €77.6bn in medium- and long-term securities in the first quarter. This amounted to 38.8% of its full-year issuance schedule, at an average yield of 0.42%.