Sustainability Articles

Access to finance for farmers: the rise of agrifintech

As climate change shines a light on food security, eAgronom's Robin Saluoks explains how agrifintech could unlock funding for an underbanked group: farmers

Going green: achieving net-zero carbon emissions in fintech

Like any other sector, consumers expect fintech to do its part in achieving net-zero. How difficult is that, and what are the risks if we get it wrong?

Hybrid working is here to stay; fintech leaders must adapt

Business coach Peter Boolkah says hybrid working is here to stay – but many leaders rely on 'presenteeism' and are still reluctant to let go of the reins.

The new push to mandatory ESG regulations for banks and FIs

Jason Matteson from systems cooling company Iceotope argues that new ESG regulations will change the way banks and FIs think about data centre cooling.

Fintechs partner up on ESG scoring for global trade

Technology companies TradeSun and Coriolis Technologies have formed a new partnership to allow banks to measure ESG performance across trade transactions.

'Significant disparities' in perception of D&I, report says

There are still "significant disparities" in perceptions of diversity and inclusion (D&I), a new report finds, with men outnumbering women by two to one.

Scalapay and Twig partner for sustainable shopping

Supporting more sustainable behaviours among shoppers, Scalapay and Twig have formed a partnership to offer Gen-Z and millennials a greener experience

Finastra and EcoTree collaborate on a carbon neutral future

As companies focus on climate impacts, Finastra is aiming to reduce the carbon footprint of its solutions by partnering with forestry company EcoTree