Call for a "Green Investment Revolution": The prerequisites for large-scale private investment in climate solutions

Kanak, Donald
February 2012
Asia Insurance Review;Feb2012, p80
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the potential for investments in the insurance industry's policies covering environmental protection and climatic changes. It mentions about the policies developed by the Global Agenda Council on Insurance and Asset Management which address the need for attracting funds from institutional investors for beginning a green investment revolution and discusses the present condition of the global insurance industry to become a source of long-term investments.


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