HSBC Insights | Sustainable Financing and Investing Survey – Asia

Issuers and investors in Asia show the strongest commitment to environmental and social issues of any region and the most optimism for the potential of sustainable infrastructure investment. Executive Summary Asia is the leader amongst all regions in its commitment to environmental and social concerns. 96 per cent of investors and 92 per cent of […]

CWind Taiwan To Deliver Crew Transfer Service For Wpd Yunlin Project Construction Phase

Taipei, 1st September 2020. CWind Taiwan announced today that it has been awarded a contract by wpd to provide a Crew Transfer Vessel (CTV) at the YunNeng wind farm during the two-year construction phase starting this June. Following the successful delivery of bathymetry surveys at the wind farm, CWind Taiwan will deploy its CTV, CWind Phantom, to […]

TAIPEI TIMES – HSBC Investing In Local Communities and Youth

Over the past decade, HSBC Taiwan Ltd (匯豐台灣商銀), in cooperation with Eden Social Welfare Foundation, has been investing in local communities, children and youth to cultivate local creative talent. HSBC Holdings PLC is focusing on future skills as a key component of the bank’s sustainability strategy, supporting customers, employees and communities, to help them gain […]

CWind Taiwan Team Up With Hytor On Temporary Power In Taiwan

Taipei, 10th August 2020. CWind Taiwan, a joint venture between European firm CWind and Taiwanese IOVTEC, has announced a strategic alliance with HYTOR to bring temporary power solutions to the Taiwanese offshore wind farm market. Working in collaboration with HYTOR Tools Solutions, a preferred supplier of offshore generators for the wind turbine industry over several decades, […]

Macquarie Infrastructure and Real Assets to accelerate sustainable investment commitment

Macquarie Infrastructure and Real Assets (MIRA) has confirmed its commitment to become the global leader in sustainable real asset management upon the release of its first Infrastructure Sustainability Report and 2020 UN-supported Principles for Responsible Investment performance ratings. In the report released today, the world’s largest infrastructure manager announced that it has launched a programme […]

HSBC wins sustainable finance recognition

SBC’s expertise in sustainable finance has been underlined as it took home three major prizes at Euromoney’s annual regional awards. It was named Best Bank for Sustainable Finance for the Asia, Middle East and Western Europe regions in the prestigious awards organised by the global business and finance publication. Daniel Klier, HSBC’s Global Head of Sustainable Finance, […]

Diageo – Johnnie Walker is launching a new bottle that’s made out of paper

Johnnie Walker is introducing a 100% plastic-free bottle made of paper starting next year. The paper-based bottles will launch in the spring, according to a Johnnie Walker spokesperson, and will only be available in one size and variant of the whiskey. This comes as Diageo, the makers of Johnnie Walker, Smirnoff, and Guinness, announced on […]

Standard Chartered Bank – Investors flood to sustainability in wake of coronavirus

Sustainable investment has seen a boom, with investors looking long term in difficult economic times. Standard Chartered has reported that money market deposits focused on helping finance sustainable development initiatives saw record inflows in March as coronavirus failed to push investors away from their sustainability goals. “We’ve seen a remarkable upturn in the amount of […]