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21
Jun
2018
Acquisition of Lumo, the pioneering renewable energy crowdfunding platform
Societe Generale is pleased to announce the acquisition of Lumo, the pioneering renewable energy crowdfunding platform
Global Finance
Societe Generale is pleased to announce the acquisition of Lumo, the pioneering renewable energy crowdfunding platform
Acquisition of Lumo, the pioneering renewable energy crowdfunding platform
05
Jun
2018
Green bond opportunities in Asia poised to grow
The fourth annual meeting of the ICMA Green Bond Principles took the organization to Hong Kong in mid-June, after Paris...
Positive Impact Finance
The fourth annual meeting of the ICMA Green Bond Principles took the organization to Hong Kong in mid-June, after Paris and London in previous years.
Green bond opportunities in Asia poised to grow
04
Jun
2018
Catching the Global Jetstream in Offshore Wind
The global offshore wind market continues to grow and the US market is beginning to open up with the help of Societe...
Sustainable & Positive Impact Finance
The global offshore wind market continues to grow and the US market is beginning to open up with the help of Societe Generale's Natural Resources and Project Finance group.
Catching the Global Jetstream in Offshore Wind
25
May
2018
Sustainable and Positive Impact Finance: A Societe Generale commitment
Feature interview with Pierre Palmieri by Michèle Hénaff, published in La revue Analyse financière (Financial Analysis...
Management views
Feature interview with Pierre Palmieri by Michèle Hénaff, published in La revue Analyse financière (Financial Analysis report)
Sustainable and Positive Impact Finance: A Societe Generale commitment
14
May
2018
‘Green’ Finance Sprouts
Jonathan Weinberger, Societe Generale’s Head of Debt Capital Markets for the Americas, recently joined a panel of...
Sustainable & Positive Impact Finance
Jonathan Weinberger, Societe Generale’s Head of Debt Capital Markets for the Americas, recently joined a panel of experts on ‘green’ finance at Bloomberg’s New Energy Finance conference to discuss this growing and meaningful area of finance and what it offers both investors and issuers . Following the conference, we took the opportunity to ask Jonathan a few...
‘Green’ Finance Sprouts
23
Apr
2018
Fiber optic as a location advantage: Jet fuel for Germany’s rural fiber network
Germany's fiber optic network is one of the least developed in Europe. Experts from Societe Generale explain why and...
Sustainable & Positive Impact Finance
Germany's fiber optic network is one of the least developed in Europe. Experts from Societe Generale explain why and give an outlook on how smart financing options can help the country change course.
Fiber optic as a location advantage: Jet fuel for Germany’s rural fiber network
16
Apr
2018
Why issuing green bonds is worthwhile for businesses, despite extensive reporting requirements.
Sustainability and the fight against climate change have become mainstream values in a positive sense – both in...
Sustainable & Positive Impact Finance
Sustainability and the fight against climate change have become mainstream values in a positive sense – both in society and on the stock market. Martin Wagenknecht, head of debt capital markets for Germany, Austria and Switzerland at Societe Generale Corporate and Investment Banking, explains why issuing green bonds is worthwhile for businesses, despite...
Why issuing green bonds is worthwhile for businesses, despite extensive reporting requirements.
29
Dec
2017
Paris offers a new model for the world
The front line in the war on carbon emissions is in cities. More than half of the world's population live in urban...
Positive Impact Finance
The front line in the war on carbon emissions is in cities. More than half of the world's population live in urban areas, and 1.5 million people are added to the city total each week. Cities produce 85 per cent of global GDP, and whilst they occupy only 0.5 per cent of the world's land, they produce 80% of emissions.
Paris offers a new model for the world
12
Dec
2017
Green bonds: A real deal for sustainable and positive impact finance
Anyone needing proof of how serious the finance industry is about environmental issues should be directed to green...
Positive Impact Finance
Anyone needing proof of how serious the finance industry is about environmental issues should be directed to green bonds. The impact is visible. The asset class is well defined and mature. Green bonds are clearly a real deal.
Green bonds: A real deal for sustainable and positive impact finance
06
Dec
2017
A path towards more sustainability and responsability in asset management
If the finance industry is to support the achievement of the 2030 targets set by the 17 United Nations (UN) Sustainable...
Positive Impact Finance
If the finance industry is to support the achievement of the 2030 targets set by the 17 United Nations (UN) Sustainable Development Goals, then asset management is one of the key. The capital sums controlled by the sector are vast. The cultural and commercial influence of big investors and leading fund managers is tremendous.
A path towards more sustainability and responsability in asset management
04
Dec
2017
How a sustainable approach to business leads to financial outperformance
“Investors don't need to believe. They simply have to look at the evidence.” #PositiveImpactFinance #Sustainability
Positive Impact Finance
“Investors don't need to believe. They simply have to look at the evidence.” #PositiveImpactFinance #Sustainability
How a sustainable approach to business leads to financial outperformance
29
Nov
2017
Coming together in support of sustainability
After a first successful edition last year, Societe Generale, who is pioneering Sustainable & Positive Impact Finance,...
Positive Impact Finance
After a first successful edition last year, Societe Generale, who is pioneering Sustainable & Positive Impact Finance, brought together international ESG finance leaders in Paris on November 9 to discuss what is at stake and what still needs to be done to tackle climate change, finance being at the heart of this essential shift.
Coming together in support of sustainability
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