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Letter to Chancellor of the Exchequer

Letter to Chancellor of the Exchequer

In September, the Green Finance Institute convened organisations from the UK’s financial sector in support of an incentive to support housing retrofit, sending a letter to Chancellor of the Exchequer, Rt Hon Rishi Sunak MP, calling for an energy-adjusted Stamp Duty Land Tax (SDLT) to drive demand for energy efficiency works and further support the UK’s green home finance market.

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A tribute to Sir Roger Gifford

A tribute to Sir Roger Gifford

Sir Roger Gifford, our late chairman, who was instrumental in establishing the Green Finance Institute, and stewarding our early success, died of myeloma on 25th May. The following eulogy was delivered at his funeral on 1st July by our CEO, Rhian-Mari Thomas. Lord...

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Banking on Green

Banking on Green

Green Bank Design Summit Highlights[embed_video]At a time when there is urgent need for green recovery and sustainable development, an increasing number of countries and regions are designing financial institutions to support low-carbon growth and accelerate the flow...

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GFI/Pollination Lunch & Learn Series

GFI/Pollination Lunch & Learn Series

15 June 2021 Day 1 of Pollination and the Green Finance Institute’s (GFI) Natural Capital Webinar Series, moderated by Alastair Marsh of Bloomberg News. Pollination and the Green Finance Institute (GFI) are delighted to have launched their webinar series yesterday,...

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Green Horizon Summit @COP26: Mobilising Private Capital

Green Horizon Summit @COP26: Mobilising Private Capital

We are delighted to announce the launch of the Green Horizon Summit @COP26 (GHS@COP26), a hybrid platform to mobilize private finance in the transition to net zero. During the months leading up to COP26, and during the conference in Glasgow in November, GHS@COP26 will...

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Sir Roger Gifford

Sir Roger Gifford

We are shocked and deeply saddened by the death of our Chairman, Sir Roger Gifford, who died from myeloma on 25 May. Sir Roger was instrumental in establishing the Green Finance Institute and stewarding our success over the last two years. His contribution to the...

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