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Prosek Partners acquires stake in ESG and sustainable finance consultancy Blue Dot Capital

Prosek Partners acquires stake in ESG and sustainable finance consultancy Blue Dot Capital

Prosek Partners, a global financial marketing communications and special situations firm, has acquired a stake in Blue Dot Capital, a boutique sustainable finance consulting firm with expertise and experience in advising investment-management firms on developing comprehensive Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) and impact investing capabilities. 

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New Decarbon8-US investment opportunity now open for startups decarbonising transportation

New Decarbon8-US investment opportunity now open for startups decarbonising transportation

The Decarbon8-US Fund, an impact investment vehicle established by the E8 cleantech angel investor community, announced a new Request for Proposal (RFP) for climatetech companies focused on decarbonising the transportation sector. Applications for investment to the Decarbon8-US process are due by June 21, 2021 for priority consideration and July 9, 2021 at the latest.

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Can private equity firms seize a leadership role in the rising movement toward stakeholder capitalism?

Can private equity firms seize a leadership role in the rising movement toward stakeholder capitalism?

By Kyle Burrell, US FSO Assurance Partner, Ernst & Young LLP – Over the years, private equity fund managers have bolstered their firms’ reputations as the asset class of choice for investors, building strong value for their portfolio companies and fuelling job growth across a wide swath of industries.