TITLE

The next big thing?

PUB. DATE
September 2007
SOURCE
Finweek;9/27/2007, p58
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the growth of the carbon credits market in South Africa. According to the author, the carbon credits market could be the next alternative asset class in the country as more companies consider investing in the market. It could also be a good trading opportunity for the country to sell carbon credits to developed countries that have not met their carbon reduction targets.
ACCESSION #
27217908

 

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