The construction industry needs to rethink its approach to reusing and recycling buildings if it is to be seen as truly sustainable, according to a leading expert.
ESG & Responsible Investing
KGAL Group continues on its path as a sustainable asset manager with the appointment of the proven ESG expert and rating specialist Susanne Marttila.
AXA IM Alts has acquired a site in central Munich, on behalf of clients, for the development of a highly sustainable hybrid timber office, commissioning Accumulata Real Estate as the local developer.
Timberland Investment Resources Europe LLP (TIR) has closed the TIR Forestry Fund II, having met its target of USD200 million in committed capital.
International property and investment group Lendlease has announced it is phasing out liquid fossil fuels such as diesel and petrol on any of its UK construction projects, as part of its industry-leading commitment to tackle climate change.
The social bond offer for Golden Lane Housing Ltd has closed early and oversubscribed after significant interest from institutional and retail investors.
Palmira Capital Partners (Palmira), a European investor and asset manager of logistics and corporate real estate, has appointed additional staff to the firm’s ESG Competence team.
Mirova, an affiliate of Natixis Investment Managers dedicated to sustainable investing, has held the final close of the Land Degradation Neutrality Fund (LDN Fund), an impact investment fund that invests in profit-generating sustainable land use and land restoration projects in developing countries.
Conquest, an asset manager specialising in responsible investment in Europe's infrastructure and energy transition sectors, has acquired a solar photovoltaic park in Denmark from European Energy, an international developer and independent power producer based in Copenhagen.
Glenhawk becomes UK’s first bridging lender to achieve carbon neutral certification from Carbon Trust
Glenhawk, the fast-growing UK challenger lender, has achieved a carbon neutral certification from the Carbon Trust.