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UN, 28 Banks Draft Global Responsibility Standards

“The global banking industry is stepping up to the sustainability challenge,” said Satya Tripathi of India, UN assistant secretary-general, UN Environment. “I’m optimistic we’ll...

Bitcoin [BTC/USD] Technical Analysis: Cryptocurrency Cozies up to the Bull as...

The cryptocurrency market has been seeing some major shift in coin positions as Bitcoin , which started the initial market crash, has slowly begun...

Green Asset Classes are Proliferating

If the world is to tackle global warming, vast amounts of money—$3.5trn annually from now until 2050, according to the International Energy Agency, a...

SDG 1: The Inside Story of the World Bank’s First IDA...

The International Development Association (IDA), a member of the World Bank Group, has almost 60 years of experience in providing finance to some of...

Goldman Sachs and Morgan Stanley Go Live With New Blockchain-Based Payment...

Currency trading and financial security utility CLS went live today with its blockchain-powered payment netting service CLSNet. Financial giants Goldman Sachs and Morgan Stanley...

Islamic Fintech Faces Regulatory Hurdles, Fitch Ratings Says

Technological innovations Islamic finance are a necessity, but their development may get hampered by regulatory concerns, Fitch Ratings said in a commentary. Fintech is necessary...