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  • December 06, 2021 9:37 AM | EMA Staff (Administrator)

    ATLANTA--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Intercontinental Exchange, Inc. (NYSE: ICE), a leading global provider of data, technology and market infrastructure, today announced a series of senior leadership changes across the company under Chief Executive Officer Jeff Sprecher that reflect the firm’s expansion in recent years and position it for continued growth in its third decade. The leadership changes, designed to continue delivering value for ICE customers, shareholders, and other stakeholders, draw entirely from deep and diverse talent within the organization, providing these leaders an opportunity to help grow the business in new ways and expand their management roles.

    Read more: https://ir.theice.com/press/news-details/2021/ICE-Announces-Senior-Leadership-Changes/default.aspx

  • December 02, 2021 11:20 AM | EMA Staff (Administrator)

    ATLANTA & NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Intercontinental Exchange, Inc. (NYSE: ICE), a leading global provider of data, technology and market infrastructure, today announced that Irish Life Investment Managers (ILIM) has licensed an ICE ESG Fixed Income index, the ICE ILIM Sustainable Euro Corporate Bond Index, for its Irish Life Euro Sustainable Corporate Bond Fund.

    The ICE ILIM Sustainable Euro Corporate Bond Index seeks to limit the inclusion of companies involved in controversial weapons, tobacco, thermal coal, arctic oil and oil sands, excludes the bottom 7% issuers according to ESG and carbon emissions criteria, and tilts index weights, taking into account company green and fossil fuel revenue.

    Read more: https://ir.theice.com/press/news-details/2021/Irish-Life-Investment-Managers-Selects-ICE-Index-for-Irish-Life-Euro-Sustainable-Corporate-Bond-Fund/default.aspx

  • November 30, 2021 2:14 PM | EMA Staff (Administrator)

    LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Intercontinental Exchange (NYSE:ICE), a leading global provider of data, technology, and market infrastructure, today announced that it plans to launch a futures contract based on the ICE Global Carbon Futures Index (ICE: CO2). The new futures contract is designed to offer the market a way to access and hedge a global price for carbon and is expected to launch in early 2022, subject to regulatory approval.

    Additionally, following an index consultation and resulting methodology update, ICE UK Allowance futures (UKA futures) are expected to be added to the ICE Global Carbon Futures Index in January 2022, making it more reflective of global carbon markets.

    Read more: https://ir.theice.com/press/news-details/2021/ICE-Expands-Environmental-Complex-with-the-Launch-of-a-Global-Carbon-Futures-Index-Contract/default.aspx

  • November 24, 2021 10:55 AM | EMA Staff (Administrator)

    IncubEx, Inc. (“IncubEx”), a Chicago-based privately held company that designs and develops new financial products in global environmental, climate risk and related commodity markets, announces the acquisition of Insurwave Limited (“Insurwave”).

    Insurwave is an insurtech platform that connects insurance buyers, brokers and insurers supporting the placement and servicing of specialty insurance. It was founded by Shackleton Holdings Limited (“Shackleton”), a wholly owned EY entity.

    Read more: https://theincubex.com/2021/11/incubex-acquires-insurwave/

  • November 22, 2021 11:04 AM | EMA Staff (Administrator)

    ClearBlue Markets welcomed Loni Pierce, our new Forest Carbon Analyst on November 22, 2021. Loni brings to the ClearBlue team a strong forestry and policy background having worked for the Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry as a Policy Analyst on forest carbon, forest economy, and forest management & legislation. Currently, she also holds the position of 2nd VP of the Canadian Institute of Forestry.


    Read more: https://www.clearbluemarkets.com/post/clearblue-markets-welcomes-loni-pierce-forest-carbon-analyst

  • November 21, 2021 12:36 PM | EMA Staff (Administrator)

    SYDNEY, NEW YORK, SAN FRANCISCO, LONDON — Xpansiv, the global marketplace for ESG Commodities, today announced Russell Karas as Head of Carbon Market Development, joining the International Carbon team to expand the company’s portfolio of standardized carbon contracts.

    “I’m overjoyed to be joining Xpansiv at this pivotal moment in the evolution of carbon markets,” Karas said. “My focus will be on building liquidity on Xpansiv market CBL, the number one marketplace for voluntary emissions credits, promoting transparency and integrity and expanding our customer base through sales and education efforts.”

    Read more: https://xpansiv.com/russell-karas-joins-xpansiv-as-head-of-carbon-market-development/

  • November 18, 2021 10:54 AM | EMA Staff (Administrator)

    NEW YORK, LONDON — S&P Global Platts, the leading independent provider of information and benchmark prices for the commodities and energy markets, and Xpansiv, the global marketplace for ESG commodities, today announced an agreement to collaborate on the development and distribution of assessed daily closing prices for voluntary carbon market instruments. The agreement on international carbon accounting rules reached at COP26 provides a strong foundation to develop the collaboration.

    The initiative will bring increased transparency, rigor, and integrity to the pricing of voluntary carbon market (VCM) assets, providing the market with greater confidence. It brings together Xpansiv’s expertise as the global leader in trading physical carbon offsets with Platts’ market-leading experience providing pricing transparency to the developing VCM markets.

    Read more: https://xpansiv.com/sp-global-platts-and-xpansiv-partner-on-vcm-transparency/

  • November 16, 2021 7:31 AM | EMA Staff (Administrator)

    ATLANTA & NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Intercontinental Exchange, Inc. (NYSE: ICE), a leading global provider of data, technology and market infrastructure, today released the company’s sixth annual Corporate Responsibility Report.

    The report summarizes environmental, social and governance (ESG) highlights from 2020 and provides an update on the range of ICE’s ESG policies and metrics. This report also marks the first time that ICE worked with a third-party consultant to conduct a formal materiality analysis and solicited feedback from the company’s employees, customers, investors, suppliers, and communities to better understand what they view as ICE’s substantive ESG risks and opportunities.

    Read more: https://ir.theice.com/press/news-details/2021/Intercontinental-Exchange-Publishes-2021-Corporate-Responsibility-Report/default.aspx

  • November 11, 2021 7:30 AM | EMA Staff (Administrator)

    (November 11)

    Evolution Markets announces launch of a suite of services designed to assist corporations and other institutions in defining and meeting voluntary objectives to reduce their carbon footprint.

    The new division, Evolution Markets Corporate Environmental Solutions, will work with clients throughout their net zero carbon journey with a dedicated and tailored set of tools and technical services.

    Read More: https://www.evomarkets.com/newsroom/market_insights/evolution-launches-net-zero-carbon-solutions-group

  • November 11, 2021 2:24 AM | EMA Staff (Administrator)

    (November 03)

    SYDNEY, NEW YORK, SAN FRANCISCO — Xpansiv Ltd., the global marketplace for ESG commodities, today announced the acquisition of SRECTrade, Inc., an environmental commodity management and transaction platform. SRECTrade is the leading aggregator of solar Renewable Energy Certificates (RECs), with a rapidly expanding business unit focused on clean transportation and Low Carbon Fuel Standard (LCFS) markets.

    SRECTrade’s technology platform and presence in REC and LCFS markets complements Xpansiv’s rapidly expanding ESG-commodities platform, which includes environmental-portfolio management and CBL, the world’s largest exchange for RECs, carbon offsets, water, and digital commodity products.

    Read Morehttps://xpansiv.com/xpansiv-acquires-srectrade-to-scale-renewable-energy-business/

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