The ESG Insider newsletter compiles news and insights on environmental, social and governance developments leading to changes in business and investment decisions. Subscribe to our ESG Insider newsletter and listen to the “ESG Insider” podcast on SoundCloud, Spotify and Apple podcasts. How much would you pay for a bumblebee? ThisRead More →

European banks could take the edge over their US counterparts with a proposed “green asset ratio” to enlighten investors on increasingly important environmental issues, according to market participants. The European Banking Authority has recommended that banks adopt a host asset ratio, or GAR, to show how their business activities areRead More →

Through Bharat Bhushan, CTO, Banks and Financial Markets (EMEA), IBM Today, cloud computing is not only essential to the future success of the European financial sector. It is also at the heart of the continent’s COVID-19 economic stimulus plan. However, due to concerns over regional independence and operational resilience, theRead More →

The headquarters of Deutsche Bank are pictured in Frankfurt, Germany on March 19, 2018. LONDON (Reuters Breakingviews) – Overzealous parents sometimes inadvertently hold children back. Likewise, Deutsche Bank, UBS and others risk suffocating their AMUs in too tight an embrace. European fund managers are puny compared to US giant BlackRock,Read More →