Mon, Mar 27, 2017
A A A
Welcome Guest
Free Trial RSS
Get FREE trial access to our award winning publications
A SQUARE

Expertise on whether carbon could become the biggest of any derivative product over the next 4-5 years?

Wednesday, March 12, 2008
"...carbon would be the most valuable commodity traded on global markets within a decade.".

A SQUARE :: 12Mar08 Expertise on whether carbon could become the biggest of any derivative product over the next 4-5 years?
Category Carbon Credits and Forest Certification
Author Sona Blessing
Forests have a great potential because they do sequester a lot of carbon in a cost efficient manner. Also, preventing deforestation prevents releases of huge volumes of carbon into the atmosphere. The challenge is to create effective carbon credits or certified emission offsets.
Download this research The many benefits of an A SQUARE subscription Recommend to a friend

<< A SQUARE archive sorted by date    << A SQUARE archive sorted by category

 Article link
More research related to Carbon Credits and Forest Certification

[12Feb09] [Carbon] Webinar - Carbon Led Investing
USD64 billion CO2 market in 2007 (2008 est. at USD90 bn) but could be USD3 trillion commodity market opportunity by 2020

Download

[16Jan09] [Carbon Credits] EU Carbon Allowances Fund
The EUA futures contracts invested in will expire in December of years 2009 through 2012

Download

[11Dec08] [Carbon Credits] Insights on trading carbon credits post 2012
On the supply side, the Kyoto protocol will not expire (just the binding emission caps for developed nations are slated to expire) and hence the ...

Download

[17Jul08] [Carbon Credits] A fund that deploys capital to develop portfolio environmental and renewable energy assets
One of the largest buyers of carbon compliance instruments created by projects

Download

[31Jan08] [Carbon Index] Carbon index
Offers investors (seeking exposure to new commodity underlyers to diversify their portfolios) direct and transparent access to the global carbon arena

Download

[06Nov07] [Carbon Credits] A carbon credits fund
Fund offers exposure to CO2 emission credits using both arbitrage and directional strategies

Download

[24Jul07] [Carbon Trading] CER-EAU Spreads : 2 experts' opinions
A debate on whether CER-EAU spread will converge

Download

[06Mar07] [Carbon Trading] Climate Change Investments
A fund that invests in green house gas (GHG) emission credits compliant with the Kyoto Protocol and the EU Emissions Trading Scheme (EU ETS).

Download
Today's Exclusives Today's Other Voices More Exclusives
Previous Opalesque Exclusives                                  
More Other Voices
Previous Other Voices                                               
Access Alternative Market Briefing


  • Top Forwarded
  • Top Tracked
  • Top Searched
  1. Hedge fund liquidations in 2016 surpass 2009 levels, new launches decline[more]

    Benedicte Gravrand, Opalesque Geneva: Even as the hedge fund industry's total assets exceeded the $3tln milestone last year, hedge fund liquidations increased. So much so that 2016 had the highest number of liquidations since 2008, claims the latest HFR Market Microstructure Report, re

  2. Hedge funds find no joy in macro as returns lag Trump rally[more]

    From Gulfnews.com: In 2017, macro hedge funds were expected to shine. So far? Not so much. It's been a far from impressive first two months for funds that trade around macroeconomic events. Discretionary funds rose just 0.3 per cent through February, according to Hedge Fund Research Inc., while the

  3. Strategies - Billionaire investor Marc Lasry shares how he's playing markets right now, Classic models are failing FX hedge funds desperate for return[more]

    Billionaire investor Marc Lasry shares how he's playing markets right now From CNBC.com: Buy on the prospect of deregulation. Sell on the enactment of deregulation. That's the strategy that billionaire investor Marc Lasry is implementing, according to an interview with CNBC in Las Vegas

  4. Opalesque Exclusive: Aberdeen makes the case for the lower mid-market[more]

    Bailey McCann, Opalesque New York: Aberdeen Asset Management has released a new paper focused on lower mid-market private equity. According to the paper, this segment of the private equity market is gaining popularity with private equity investors that are looking for multiple expansion and less

  5. Hedge funds await outcome of French elections, feel pinch on lower oil prices & weak dollar[more]

    Komfie Manalo, Opalesque Asia: Hedge funds felt the pinch of lower oil prices and weak U.S. dollar as the Lyxor Hedge Fund Index was marginally down as of the week ending 14 March, Lyxor Asset Management said in its Weekly Briefing. The Lyxor He