Hargreaves Lansdown has adopted the Investment Association’s definitions for responsible investments.
The FCA has written to asset managers warning of potential failings in governance.
US Representatives Juan Vargas and Jesús Garcia have introduced a bill for new legislation for ESG disclosure for public companies.
BlackRock has joined investor engagement initiative Climate Action 100+.
The EU has agreed new rules on which financial products can be labeled as green.
A new report from AIMA has said that a lack of standardisation is hampering the inclusion of ESG factors in the private credit markets.
French regulatory authority, the Autorité des Marchés Financiers (AMF), has highlighted the challenges facing ESG reporting for companies.
DBS says it is the first bank in South East Asia to sign up to The Equator Principles which set out environmental and social standards for development projects.
Third-party ESG ratings of companies are too simplistic and backwards looking the SEC has been told by asset managers.
The World Business Council for Sustainable Development has called on regulators to simplify ESG corporate reporting.