Insights & News

The Batman and Robin of Decarbonisation: Carbon Allowances and Carbon Offsets

February 22, 2021

Our Head of Research, Jan Ahrens, explains the differences between carbon offsets and carbon allowances and assesses their suitability as Paris-aligned investments.

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Leaders’ Summit on Climate: good news, but still not enough

April 30, 2021

As major emitters announce new emissions-cutting pledges, the numbers confirm we are still far off what’s required to contain global warming.

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European Carbon Allowances: Summary of Market Characteristics and ICIS Price Forecasts

March 10, 2021

A liquid alternative asset class with uncorrelated returns, a strong track record and further upside due to regulatory tailwinds

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Introducing our Head of Research: Jan Ahrens

December 9, 2020

Our Head of Research, Jan Ahrens, tells us about some career highlights, what drew him to Spark Change, and the challenges he's started to tackle since joining us.

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Introducing our Head of Trading Operations: Anthony Gordon

November 26, 2020

Our Head of Trading Operations, Anthony Gordon, reveals what makes SparkChange unique, the appeal of the company’s mission, and the challenges faced while delivering our technological vision.

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SparkChange raises $4.5m, led by Barclays

November 11, 2020

SparkChange, the technology platform that simplifies investing in green financial products, today announced the close of a $4.5m (£3.5m) funding round led by Barclays.

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