Biennial survey reflects “industry in transition”, with higher standards and expectations reducing status of negative screening.
With a rush and a push, many politicians cleared their in-trays this week.
New centre to serve as a cross-sector platform to coordinate transition efforts and repository for resources, data and analytics.
ESG funds will have to disclose how they attain their ESG focus, referencing criteria, measurement methodologies, and benchmarks used.
The panel says the FSA should introduce a code of conduct for ESG data providers and develop an information platform for ESG-related bonds.
New law prohibits entities being audited from refusing to provide information, delaying such provision, and submitting false information.
China's central bank to begin quarterly assessments of 24 major banks on their green finance performance under a new evaluation system.
Five asset managers appointed to manage S$1.8 billion under new mandates focused on climate change and the environment.
Asset owners and managers encouraged to turn up the heat as banks prove slow to withdraw from historic relationships.
Paul Solway, Director and Communications Officer at the Pan Asia Securities Lending Association (PASLA), explains the pragmatic approach behind the Global Framework for ESG and Securities Lending.
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