Blue Carbon

We provide Research, Advisory & Engagement Services connecting Maritime Sectors with Capital Markets

Helping speed the transition to sustainable finance for the Maritime Sectors.

Our team of experts draws on 100+ years of experience in financial markets, sustainability and maritime issues.

We offer 6 services

Identifying investment opportunities & risks

Advising policy-makers & financiers on blue economy & coastal resilience

Structuring investment vehicles & platforms

Engaging with company management on behalf of sustainable financiers

Analysing maritime sector challenges

Speaking & writing on Blue Economy finance

Events

Sector/Theme
Speech Title
Event/Organiser
Year
Summary/Role
Blue Economy Investment
DeRisking Ocean Investments
Swiss Impact Investment Association Conference
2019
Presentation on blue economy impact investing
Blue Economy Investment
Impact Investment Toolkit
World Ocean Council, Annual Summit
2019
Guest speaker
Blue Economy Investment
Connecting EC-Copernicus with SMEs
World Ocean Council, Annual Summit
2019
Guest speaker
Blue Economy Investment
Structuring Blue Economy Impact Investments
ESAFON Global Impact Investment Conference
2019
Panel chairman
Blue Economy Investment
Blue Economy Knowledge Hub - Part I
Financing ADB's Healthy Ocean Action Plan
2020
Webinar for ADB staff
Blue Economy Investment
Financing Portugal's maritime sectors
Portugal BlueTech Accelerator
2019
Guest speaker
Blue Economy Investment
Investing in the French Blue Economy
Co-sponsored by DG MARE, French Maritime Cluster and Norton Rose
2018
Designed and led this event
Blue Economy Investment
Investing in the UK Blue Economy
UK Sustainable Investment Forum (UKSIF)
2017
Panel chairman: London & Edinburgh
Blue Economy Investment
Who Invests in the Blue Economy?
Busines 2 Sa Conference
2020
Guest speaker
Blue Economy Investment
EU & Baltic Maritime Opportunities
EU Strategy Forum
2019
Guest speaker
Blue Economy Investment
EU Blue Economy Investment support
Pays de Loire Forum
2018
Guest speaker
Blue Economy Investment
New Hope for Maritime Entrepreneurs
Volvo Ocean Race
2018
Guest speaker
Circular Economy
Ocean Plastics - Investment Solutions
UK Sustainable Investment Forum (UKSIF) & Norton Rose
2017
Designed and led this event
Coastal Resilience
Financing Island Resilience for Atoll Nations
Asian Development Bank
2019
Presentation at High Level Dialogue for Atoll nations
Ports
Green Ports Finance
Green Shipping Summit
2019
Guest speaker
Ports
Financing Port Resilience
World Ocean Council, Annual Summit
2019
Guest speaker
Seafood Finance
Financing sustainable fisheries
IIED Fish Night
2018
Guest speaker
Seafood Finance
Transparency for Seafood Investors
Sustainable Fisheries Partnership - Europe Forum
2018
Guest speaker
Shipping
Green Shipping Finance
Green Shipping Summit
2019
Guest speaker
Shipping
Financing Green Tech in Shipping
Green Technology in Shipping Forum
2019
Conference chairman
Shipping
Financing LNG ships
Global LNG - Shipping Forum
2019
Conference chairman
Shipping
Swiss Martime Sector - Financing Decarbonisation
Ocean Vitality Forum
2020
Guest speaker
Shipping
Financing Alternative Fuels
Green Shipping Summit
2018
Panel chairman
Shipping
Financing Green Logistics
Monaco Transition Forum
2019
Guest speaker

Publications

Sector/Theme
Title
Authors
Publisher
Year
Summary/Role
Blue Economy Investment
Accelerer les Mouvements de Capitaux vers les Industries Maritimes Durables
DMA
Revue Analyse Financiere
2019
Interview in Blue Economy edition of this major French financial publication.
Blue Economy Investment
Foreward to Blue Economy Investment Screener
DMA
Kepler Cheuvreux
2017
Value of investing in Blue Economy sectors
Blue Economy Investment
Investing in the Blue Economy,
DMA
OAI
2017
Primer for investors in sustainable seafood, shipping and energy.
Blue Economy Investment
Bond Finance Options for Pacific Islands
Adams, Thiele, Benzaken, McCarron
Pacific Islands Finance Initiative
2019
Co-Author, World Bank & GEF funded project for 11 nations
Blue Economy Investment
Financing EU Blue SMEs
Adams, Paulson, Paterson-Jones, Van Aalst
DG MARE - BlueInvest
2018
Study & Launch of BlueInvest platform
Coastal Resilience
Insurance Hurdles to Port & Coastal Resilience
DMA
OAI
2020
Blog
Ports
Guidance for Port Finance & Insurance
DMA
UNEP-FI
2020
Sustainable Blue Economy Finance Principles
Seafood Finance
Blue Bonds for Fisheries Management.
DMA
UN Food & Agriculture Organisation (FAO)
2019
Guidance for fisheries finance worldwide
Seafood Finance
Who Finances Europe's Fishing Industry?
DMA
Funding Fish
2018
Study to identify financiers of overfishing
Shipping
New Options for Green Shipping Finance
DMA
Commodities Magazine
2020
Guest columnist
Shipping
Guidance for Shipping Finance & Insurance
DMA
UNEP-FI
2020
Sustainable Blue Economy Finance Principles

Presentations

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