Large investors encouraged use of SASB framework to provide decision-useful ESG information.
Risk assessment, disclosure and analytics must be improved to manage threats to loan portfolios.
Climate change is increasingly becoming part of boardroom discussions across the US
CFA Institute says 75% of global C-level executives in the investment industry believe climate change is important, but only 40% incorporate it in their investment process.
Passive strategies can be proactive, institutional investors told
CFTC Commissioner Insists US Takes Climate Change Seriously
A new report proposes a system for labelling issuers for firm-level greenness based on carbon intensity, the ratio of carbon emissions to revenue.
The IFRS Foundation is proposed as the body that is “optimally positioned” to lead and coordinate the creation of a new sustainability standards board.
Specialised and generalised engagement seen as effective agents of change.
The report calls on financial regulators to move “urgently and decisively” to measure, understand, and address the risks climate change poses to the US financial system.
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