Earlier this month, REDD-Monitor wrote about a Dubai-based company called Advanced Global Trading. AGT is yet another company that sells voluntary carbon credits as an investment. REDD-Monitor asked whether the company was a boiler room, a Ponzi scheme, or both.
By Chris Lang Advanced Global Trading sells voluntary carbon credits to members of the public as an investment. The company’s brokers cold call people and attempt to persuade them to invest. “For a minimum investment of $25K you too can invest in Carbon and make a difference,” the company states on its website.