House of the year – weather & emissions

Awards 2004

“There is a high entry barrier to emissions markets,” says Benedikt von Butler, London-based director, greenhouse gas services at Evolution Markets – “and that is understanding. You can be overwhelmed by the information.” Given the amount of information available on the markets and the uncertainty surrounding rules, regulations and trading platforms, schooling is key to this new market, and Evolution prides itself on not only being a market maker but also one of the key educators.

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