IN FOCUS6-8 min read

Offsetting – Why, who, what Carbon offsets – Why should we care?

Carbon offset credits offer an effective way to reduce net greenhouse gas emissions. Often, these offset credits are used to compensate for an organization’s greenhouse gas emissions, to complement emission reduction commitments.

2022-03-08
Forest_Landscape

Authors

Holly Turner
Climate Specialist, Schroders Capital

With the voluntary carbon market estimated to reach $1bn this year and the desire for companies to use offsets to show decarbonization progress, continued investor scrutiny of offsets is required.

Authors

Holly Turner
Climate Specialist, Schroders Capital

Topics

Sustainability
In focus
Sustainability North America
Environmental
Economics

Schroder Investment Management North America Inc. (“SIMNA”) is an SEC registered investment adviser providing asset management products and services to clients in the US and in Canada, NRD Number 12130, registered as a Portfolio Manager with the securities regulatory authorities in Alberta, British Columbia, Manitoba, Nova Scotia, Ontario, Quebec and Saskatchewan.  Schroder Fund Advisors LLC (“SFA”) is a wholly-owned subsidiary of SIMNA Inc. and is registered as a limited purpose broker-dealer with FINRA and as an Exempt Market Dealer with the securities regulatory authorities in Alberta, British Columbia, Manitoba, New Brunswick, Newfoundland and Labrador, Nova Scotia, Ontario, Quebec, and Saskatchewan.SFA markets certain investment vehicles for which other Schroders entities are investment advisers. 

Schroders Capital is the private markets investment division of Schroders plc.Schroders Capital Management (US) Inc. (‘Schroders Capital US’) is registered as an investment adviser with the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).It provides asset management products and services to clients in the United States and Canada.For more information, visit www.schroderscapital.com

SIMNA, SFA and Schroders Capital are wholly owned subsidiaries of Schroders plc.