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A modest interest rate cycle cometh…maybe

Central bankers have set out how they want to “normalise” monetary policy for some time.

Carbon offsets: A necessary tool, but only under close scrutiny and precise conditions

To meet the Paris Agreement net zero goals, both emissions reductions and carbon offsetting will play a critical role in delivering a manageable transition.

4,000 buses coming

The green borrowing strategy of the UK government kicks off soon with the sale of the first green gilt

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Bumps in the road

Numerous factors continue to impact on the production and distribution of goods and the smooth operation of labour markets. Output numbers can be impacted and investor sentiment might be challenged b ...

Why responsible investing is good for people and the planet

Investment managers are increasing their focus on environmental, social and governance (ESG) issues and playing a critical role in the transition to a low carbon future.

Real uncertainty

Climate change poses a risk to future economic growth. It also poses the threat of frequent and potentially damaging shocks to output.

Why more nuance is needed in ESG ratings

There is far more scrutiny on a company’s environmental, social and governance (ESG) credentials that an any time in history.

The supply wobble

The pandemic has disrupted global supply in product and labour markets. This

The race to net zero: A case of ‘when’, not ‘if’

The recent and monumental climate change report from the IPCC gave a stark code red warning to humanity and the impact it is making on the environment.