Global private equity: Closing the gap between “we already do it” and allocations to impact investing

  • The gap... There’s a 47 percentage point gap between private-equity limited partners who say they consider environmental and social impact when making investments and those who have dedicated allocations to impact investing

IFC and Amundi raise $1.4 billion to buy emerging markets green bonds

  • Mexico and India... are among the top 10 green bond issuers, but activity in other emerging markets is low.
  • The fund...now called Amundi Planet–Emerging Green One fund, has raised $1.4 billion from 16 institutional investors, including pension funds and insurance companies...