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Morgan Stanley launches initiatives to reduce plastic waste

 The Morgan Stanley Institute for Sustainable Investing (the Institute) announced the Morgan Stanley Plastic Waste Resolution to develop and scale systemic solutions to tackle the global challenge of growing amounts of plastic waste. With this initiative Morgan Stanley plans to

Generation IM raises $1bn for sustainable solutions fund

Sustainable investment specialist Generation Investment Management, co-founded by former U.S. Vice President Al Gore, has raised $1 billion (£788 million) for its latest private equity fund – Generation IM Sustainable Solutions Fund III Generation Investment Management LLP, the dedicated sustainable

Mexico City to ban single-use plastics

Mexico City to ban plastic bags, utensils, and other single-use disposable plastic items. The ban on plastic bags will take effect in December 2020. The ban on straws, utensils, balloons and other single-use items will take effect in January 2021.

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World Bank Announces €1.5 Billion Sustainable Development Bond

The World Bank has priced a 10-year Global Sustainable Development Bond, raising EUR 1.5 billion from institutional investors around the globe, to finance its sustainable development activities. The oversubscribed bond was managed by Barclays, J.P. Morgan, Natixis and TD Securities



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