Climate: how can the finance sector protect marine ecosystems?

Thursday, 23 september 2021

A new season of Green Momentum podcasts – a series launched by Natixis a year ago that focuses on the role played by green finance in the energy transition – is now available.

Water is a vital natural resource: our lives, societies, and economies all depend on the availability of high quality water. But, despite the importance of this resource, 8 million tons of plastic are dumped into the oceans every year. Faced with the urgent need to address climate change and environmental degradation, how can the finance sector protect marine ecosystems? 

In this podcast David Sussmann, the founding President of Pure Ocean, and Arnaud Bisschop, co-founder of Thematics Asset Management (an affiliate of Natixis Investment Managers) and manager of the Water Fund, give some possible answers in this new podcast.

The challenges of water, the rise and democratization of blue finance: for further details, also read the article “Protecting and financing blue gold.” 

Protecting and financing Blue Finance, in pictures