Article

April 2022 7 Min Read

How Etihad Covered all Three ESG Elements in One Sustainability-Linked Financing

Etihad Airways recently raised US$1.2bn in the first sustainability-linked loan in global aviation with terms that relate to all three areas of ESG. Here, Adam Boukadida, Chief Financial Officer, Etihad Aviation Group, gives TMI the lowdown on the ground-breaking...

Article

March 2022 4 Min Read

Leaders of the Pack

Smurfit Kappa’s RCF project embraces, drives, and pushes the boundaries of organisational ESG thinking By setting five key performance indicator goals for a recent sustainability-linked RCF – and requiring success in all of them to gain the maximum margin...

Article

March 2022 4 Min Read

The Power to Change

Drax is driving its sustainability response to the next level with an innovative multi-asset derivative model Sustainability is central to the business of power generator Drax Group. With the ambition to become a carbon-negative company by 2030, the treasury...

Article

December 2021 11 Min Read

Maintaining ESG Momentum at the Heart of Treasury

While sustainability has risen up the corporate agenda at a rapid pace, and many treasurers have taken its practices onboard, there is still more work to be done on both sides of the balance sheet. Two senior executives, drawn from Barclays’ investment and corporate...

Article

November 2021 7 Min Read

Putting Sustainable Finance to Good Corporate Use

With green financing levels at record highs, corporate treasurers now have access to a source of funding that can play a vital role in supporting their organisations’ sustainable goals. Here, we explain how to perfectly marry sustainable finance with environmental,...

Video

November 2021

Orange live | The COP26 hour

Do you know what COP26 means for your business? Ian Goldin, professor at Oxford University, C-level frontrunners in sustainability from Avantium and Northvolt and the future generation will get you up to speed in ING's virtual event: Orange live | The ...

Article

November 2021 6 Min Read

Levelling Up: How Finance Can Help Bridge the Rural-Urban Digital Divide

The mass move to working from home due to the Covid-19 pandemic has highlighted an existing disparity between rural and urban areas regarding digital connectivity. For the companies that provide digital infrastructures, green bonds offer a way to finance the upgrade...

Article

November 2021 7 Min Read

Mind the Gap! Overcoming Obstacles to Short-term ESG Investing

While treasurers have repeatedly shown interest in using ESG-related short-term investment instruments, actual investment levels have yet to match these aspirations. Recent research from ICD explores the gap between intention and execution in treasury...

Article

October 2021 4 Min Read

The Power of Transformation: Issuers and Investors Target ESG for Better Returns and Lower Risks

HSBC’s Sustainable Financing and Investing Survey 2021 captures how the capital markets are increasingly embracing environmental, social, and governance issues. Here, TMI presents some of the key highlights for treasurers to be aware of. Companies and...

Podcast

October 2021 26:50

The Future of ESG in Treasury

In this podcast, Melissa Moi, Peter Jameson and Venkat ES from Bank of America join TMI's Eleanor Hill to determine where the ESG journey is heading next. Our expert panel consider how changing regulation, technology solutions and metrics including ESG KPIs are...

Article

October 2021 7 Min Read

Financing a Sustainable Economy Through Corporate/Bank Collaboration

The future will only be prosperous if businesses embed sustainability at their core. Treasury can play a vital role in this approach, tapping into sustainable financing to help firms embrace different operating models and emerging technologies that benefit both the...