Resources

Greening Financial Flows: what progress has been made in the development banks?

14/10/2017

This E3G briefing compares progress among the development banks in terms of their green to brown ratio. Interestingly, analysis finds some fossil finance is actually being counted as climate finance.

The Paris Finance Map, Part 2: The Influencers

07/10/2017

In the second of our 3-parter, we look at how those who influence financial actors are contributing to raising the $ trillions

Mapping the finance for Paris: Who’s who and where?

30/09/2017

In the first of a three-part series, we look at the emerging landscape of Paris finance and how the actors are assembling

Water is being added to the Paris mix

23/09/2017

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Evidence is growing that cities and business are gearing up to meet Paris-related water challenges and opportunities.

Accelerating Climate Finance – Join our Thursday Webinar

19/09/2017

Join us on Thursday 21st September, for a webinar to discuss the outcoming of last week’s Climate Finance Accelerator.

Planning for NDC implementation: A Quick-Start Guide

18/09/2017

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We introduce a comprehensive new guide to all aspects of NDC implementation from CDKN

Have your say on how to create a finance system that works for sustainable investment

04/09/2017

The EU’s High Level Expert Group on Sustainable Finance was established to find ways to create a financial system that supports sustainable investment. Having published its interim report … Continue reading Have your say on how to create a finance system that works for sustainable investment

Green Bonds on target, but reporting now coming under scrutiny

26/08/2017

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Climate Bonds Initiative has published its updated report on issuance of green bonds in the first half of 2017.  We spoke to CBI’s head of market development, Justine Leigh-Bell, to get some wider context around the results.

Split cashflow structures: new from CPI

19/08/2017

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We take a look at structures that intelligently separate out risks and cashflows, and that are becoming increasingly used in the green transition

How is “Results-Based Climate Finance” measuring up?

12/08/2017

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We review a new report on what’s being learned from a type of climate finance that pays out when pre-agreed results are achieved

An Introduction to Infrastructure Project Finance

07/08/2017

In the first of a set of detailed primers, renewable energy finance expert Tom Murley explains how project finance works

A new leaf for equity

22/07/2017

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We speak to the team behind the first rating tool for equity funds