Blackrock’s commitment shows the world has finally reached a tipping point in green finance

The Telegraph | Jan 15, 2020 at 7:00 PM
  • Back in December, Al Gore – announcer of inconvenient truths – posed a less than convenient question.
  • The value of the sustainable and impact investing universe has comfortably surged into the trillions, so if anything BlackRock is quite late to the tree-hugging party.
  • It’s also worth remembering that, as a gigantic passive fund manager, BlackRock will continue to be one of the largest investors in some of the world’s biggest corporate polluters.