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Pure Climate Stocks IPOs to watch in 2022

Investing in green IPOs can be a tricky and high-risk/high-reward proposition. Read on to find out which green IPOs performed well last year? Which ones disappointed investors? And how is the market for green stock market debuts shaping up for 2022?

Are electric vehicle ETFs a good investment opportunity?

Electric vehicles (EVs) have become a megatrend boosted by favorable market and regulatory conditions. And, with demand growing, EV (Exchange Traded Funds) ETFs have become a popular investment vehicle for private investors that want to do good for the environment. But, what’s behind these ETFs? Are they really worth an...

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European Union (EU) Sustainable Finance Taxonomy

Greenwashing in investment funds has become a common practice, making truly sustainable opportunities hard to find. The EU has created regulations on sustainable finance, but it remains to be seen if the technicalities behind them are robust enough to prevent greenwashing. The controversy of nuclear and natural gas investments being...

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How climate-friendly are the Carbon Clean 200 companies?

A growing number of resources and tools vow to help investors steer their money toward climate-friendly companies. Some of them live up to that promise, while others fall short. In this blog we look at one of the most prominent guides to sustainable investments: the Carbon Clean200 list. The author...

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Top renewable energy ETFs for 2022

Renewable energy was on everyone’s mind in 2021. Green energy exchange-traded funds (ETFs) is one option to invest in a broad portfolio companies in this space, including wind, solar, hydro, and geothermal technologies. Clean energy ETFs are therefore the darlings of environmental, social, and governance (ESG) minded investors. How did...

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Book Review: Investing to Save the Planet (Alice Ross)

The smart money might be on green investments these days, but how can you tell a truly sustainable play from a flimsy bit of greenwashing? Financial Times Deputy Editor Alice Ross introduces sustainable investment in an approachable, fact-filled, and enduringly useful book.Want to get started with green investing? This book...

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Sustainability Criteria: Are ESG and SRI overhyped concepts?

Sustainability factors are becoming mainstream among institutional investors and there are by now hundreds of investment products that are portrayed as sustainable. But who defines what is truly sustainable and what is a “good” investment? Read on to understand why sustainability leads to a dilemma for the financial industry and...

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How to invest in the sustainable food megatrend with vegan ETFs?

Plant-based protein sources have emerged as commercially viable alternatives to animal food products. Sustainable-food ETFs offer investors an opportunity to support alternative-food companies while benefitting financially. Two vegan ETFs have established themselves as early leaders in the field: the US Vegan Climate ETF (VEGN) and Rize Sustainable Future of Food...