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September 2022 11 Min Read

As Easy as ESG

The wider impact of ESG on consumer behaviours and sentiment, as well as reputational risk, is increasingly on treasurers’ minds.

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August 2022 7 Min Read

PepsiCo’s $1.25bn Green Bond Adds Extra Fizz to the ESG Market

In mid-July 2022, worldwide food and beverage giant PepsiCo announced the closing of a new $1.25bn 10-year green bond.

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March 2022 8 Min Read

Flying the Flag for Next Generation Sustainable Treasury

BNP Paribas scales new heights, winning seven TMI Awards in tandem with its clients As corporate branding goes, BNP Paribas’ trademark green could not be more appropriate – the bank is leading the pack in terms of its sustainability commitments and...

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February 2022 11 Min Read

How Treasurers Can Navigate Cash Markets in 2022

With central banks simultaneously trying to support economic reopenings post-Covid and manage a surge in inflation, the knock-on effect has been felt in both the short-term investment space and corporate cash management. Daniel Farrell of Northern Trust Asset...

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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...

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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,...

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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...

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October 2021 7 Min Read

Financing the Transition to a Sustainable and Profitable Future

Transitioning to a more sustainable future requires financing solutions that support both the climate and society-linked goals. For investors, tools that enable them to assess companies on their sustainability credentials are crucial to their decision-making....

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September 2021 7 Min Read

The Horizon Challenge: Accelerating the Shift to a Green Economy

The Covid-19 pandemic has brought environmental concerns into sharp focus. Today’s business leaders must factor sustainability into their recovery strategies, and treasurers have an essential role to play in reshaping the future of the global economy. Despite the...

Blog

August 2021 7 Min Read

Accelerating the ESG Agenda

Bank of America’s recently formed EMEA ESG Strategic Council has a number of important goals in its sights. TMI talks to the council’s leaders about how it will deliver and what it means for stakeholders. With a stated intention of becoming net zero by 2030,...

Blog

July 2021 8 Min Read

Green Light for Green Trade Finance

Green trade finance transactions require a trade finance instrument to support an underlying green project. But with no market standards yet supporting their use, accusations of ‘greenwash’ threaten their integrity. TMI spoke to the Head of Trade Finance at one of...

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July 2021 10 Min Read

A Tidal Force

My Life in Treasury: Inês Faden da Silva As Group Treasurer for Tideway, the utility behind London’s new 25km ‘super sewer’, Inês Faden da Silva is helping to make a positive impact on current and future generations. And thanks to a career that has seen her...