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Five climate trends for 2021

HSBC’s Daniel Klier examines the themes likely to dominate the run-up to the COP26 conference in November.

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    Vaccine breakthroughs should usher in a brighter dawn for global economic prospects for 2021, says HSBC’s Janet Henry.

  • Decisive decade ahead for climate finance

    Progress has been made in the five years since the Paris Agreement – but bigger changes are coming.

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