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Aviva Investors and BMO Global Asset Management are the latest big investment firms to ramp up pressure on corporates to strengthen their climate strategies.
January 26, 2022 by James Murray
Investors are increasingly adopting ESG scores to inform decision making, but it can be difficult for companies to understand how ESG data providers inform their analysis and quantify corporate performance.
January 25, 2022 by Taylor Flores
What to make of the BlackRock CEO's annual letter.
January 19, 2022 by Grant Harrison
They seem so simple, and they are. But index investment funds belie a challenge for ESG-minded investors
January 12, 2022 by Grant Harrison
It's going to be another wild and woolly year in sustainable finance. Here's what to expect.
January 5, 2022 by Grant Harrison
Decision-makers don’t reflect the diversity we need for a just transition.
January 3, 2022 by Suzanne Biegel
Asset-based development could be the secret to adaptation and resilience for threatened coastal communities around the world.
December 27, 2021 by Laura Deaton
For one investor to sell a share, another must buy it. Period.
December 15, 2021 by Adam Aston
The latest fund from Closed Loop Ventures Group includes Microsoft and the Autodesk Foundation as investors.
December 13, 2021 by Deonna Anderson
BlackRock's climate finance vision is at extreme odds with its financing of Adani coal and gas projects.
December 8, 2021 by Tim Buckley
ESG investing has a blind spot that puts the $35 trillion industry’s sustainability promises in doubt — supply chains.
December 8, 2021 by Tinglong Dai
Banks can influence corporate behavior by offering loans and investments that factor in climate-related risks.
December 1, 2021 by John Colas
Just as there are no shortcuts in improving ESG performance, there are no shortcuts in structuring a high-quality sustainability-linked loan.
December 1, 2021 by Aaron Franklin
For all the positive developments, the ESG landscape remains treacherous and unforgiving.
November 29, 2021 by Joel Makower
Environmental, social and corporate governance (ESG) initiatives have become one of the most important ways organizations can provide value to stakeholders
November 29, 2021 by Intelex
Treasury resources are a largely untapped source of capital for social impact investments and can significantly expand the reach and capabilities of community finance organizations.
November 15, 2021 by Catherine Berman
Could the “E” in ESG come to stand for “equity” as well as “environmental”?
November 10, 2021 by Blair Palese
Sponsored: With new insights that break the short-term view of the quarterly reporting cycle, sustainability will be as fundamental as technology in shaping a business’s success.
November 10, 2021 by Matthew Sekol
Organizations around the world are feeling increasing pressure to deliver on ESG commitments. The challenge for corporate leaders charged with standing up
Three main takeaways that financial players should take into account.
October 26, 2021 by Arianna Manili
Moody’s updated ESG methodology explains how its analysts assign issuer profile scores to indicate a debt issuer’s exposure to ESG risks and how those scores impact credit ratings.
October 6, 2021 by Siobhan Collins
Students had demanded for years that the university divest from fossil fuels. What happens next?
October 4, 2021 by Susan Gary
Why corporations' climate-lite financial statements threaten both the climate and investors.
September 22, 2021 by Cecilia Keating
Analysts predict $183 billion increase in property insurance costs by 2040 due to climate change and the surge of 'weather-related catastrophes.'
September 20, 2021 by Cecilia Keating
Tariq Fancy, BlackRock’s former chief investment officer for sustainable investing, thinks its governments, not businesses, that must take the lead on climate change.
September 20, 2021 by Peter McKillop