Clemens Huettner, managing director of the Dexia Carbon Fund, believes the launch is well timed.
"The carbon market is growing exponentially, getting more and more professional and offering good revenue opportunities. Recent elections in Australia and Canada have been centred on green discussions and public awareness is strong and strengthening," explains Huettner.
The carbon market was created by the Kyoto Protocol on climate change. The Protocol introduced an international 'cap and trade'