London, 11 July 2013 – The UK Sustainable Investment and Finance Association (UKSIF) today co-signed a letter to the Treasury Select Committee which calls for an inquiry into why senior Treasury economists apparently blocked a major Government review into resource depletion, climate change and UK growth prospects. The letter is signed by a number of major investment institutions, the Aldersgate Group, and Friends of the Earth and also includes a ‘Business Statement’ signed by 46 Aldersgate Group members.

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Read the Joint letter to the Treasury Select Committee and associated ‘Business Statement’

Green infrastructure is emerging as an increasingly significant asset class, with opportunities driven by both regulation and changes in supply and demand. This is a key finding of the report “The Future of Sustainable Investment: Green Infrastructure“, published by the UK Sustainable Investment and Finance Association (UKSIF) prior to the UN Conference on Sustainable Development (“Rio+20”).

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