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Latest carbon market ETF sees managed assets more than triple year-to-date

Published 23:49 on March 19, 2021  /  Last updated at 22:37 on March 21, 2021  /  Americas, Asia Pacific, Aviation/CORSIA, Bavardage, Canada, China, China's National ETS, Climate Talks, EMEA, EU ETS, International, Kyoto Mechanisms, New Market Mechanisms, REDD, UK ETS, US, Voluntary Market  /  No Comments

Total assets under management by the newest carbon market ETF have more than tripled since the start of the year, in a further sign of investors rushing to gain exposure in this burgeoning asset class.

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Carbon market veteran joins US-based offset developer C-Quest Capital

Published 15:57 on March 19, 2021  /  Last updated at 15:57 on March 19, 2021  /  Africa, Americas, Australia, Bavardage, International, US, Voluntary Market  /  No Comments

A carbon market veteran who co-founded a major offset investment group nearly two decades ago has joined US-based project developer C-Quest Capital, Carbon Pulse has learned.

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North American offset developer hires executive from environmental services firm

Published 13:52 on March 16, 2021  /  Last updated at 13:52 on March 16, 2021  /  Americas, Bavardage, Canada, US, Voluntary Market  /  No Comments

An executive from a US-based environmental services company has joined a North American offset project developer and advisory firm, Carbon Pule has learned.

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South Pole’s Australian climate strategy head joins rival offset developer

Published 08:30 on March 15, 2021  /  Last updated at 22:59 on March 15, 2021  /  Asia Pacific, Australia, Bavardage  /  No Comments

South Pole’s head of climate strategy for the Oceania region has left the company to take up a position as director for commercial development at one of Australia’s major offset developers.

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Scottish env. regulator restores ETS system access, while German trading agency email goes down

Published 22:09 on March 11, 2021  /  Last updated at 14:10 on March 12, 2021  /  Bavardage, EMEA, EU ETS, UK ETS  /  No Comments

The Scottish Environment Protection Agency (SEPA) has restored access to Britain’s carbon market MRV system following a cyberattack, while the German emissions trading agency’s email system went down this week.

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FinTwit grandee pumps EU carbon, calling it “greatest macro trade no one is involved in”

Published 18:29 on March 10, 2021  /  Last updated at 00:39 on March 11, 2021  /  Americas, Bavardage, EMEA, EU ETS, US  /  No Comments

EU carbon has a new cheerleader.  A major investor and one of the biggest names on ‘financial Twitter’ (or FinTwit as its followers call it) has said EU Allowances are the “greatest macro trade no one is involved in”.

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Impact investor Capricorn gives backing to venture building nature offsets portfolio

Published 21:08 on March 9, 2021  /  Last updated at 21:26 on March 9, 2021  /  Africa, Aviation/CORSIA, Bavardage, Conversations, International, New Market Mechanisms, REDD, Voluntary Market  /  No Comments

Impact investor Capricorn has taken a stake in a UK-based financier helping the venture to build a pool of nature-based offsets intended to be sold to buyers under long-term contracts.

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Carbon Pulse strengthens unrivalled voluntary markets coverage with expert ‘Net Zero’ hire

Published 11:00 on March 3, 2021  /  Last updated at 11:21 on March 3, 2021  /  Africa, Americas, Asia Pacific, Australia, Aviation/CORSIA, Bavardage, Canada, China, China's Offset Market, Climate Talks, EMEA, International, Kyoto Mechanisms, Mexico, Middle East, New Market Mechanisms, Other APAC, REDD, Shipping, South & Central, US, Voluntary Market  /  No Comments

(Free read) – Carbon Pulse has significantly strengthened its unrivalled voluntary markets coverage by hiring one of the longest serving environmental journalists on the beat and a world renowned expert in the role of forestry and other land uses in combatting climate change.

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Exchange ICE to relocate EU carbon trading to Netherlands’ Endex on June 7

Published 17:45 on February 25, 2021  /  Last updated at 17:52 on February 25, 2021  /  Bavardage, EMEA, EU ETS, UK ETS  /  No Comments

Exchange operator ICE will relocate its EU carbon allowance trading from its London-based hub to the Netherlands on June 7 due to Brexit-related limitations, it announced Thursday.

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S&P Global Platts, Viridios team up on AI-driven carbon offset pricing

Published 09:10 on February 24, 2021  /  Last updated at 23:41 on February 24, 2021  /  Bavardage, International, Voluntary Market  /  No Comments

S&P Global Platts and Australia-headquartered Viridios Capital have signed an MoU to develop indices for voluntary carbon credits driven by artificial intelligence software.

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