Australia-focused report is part of wider effort to give asset owners greater certainty over pursuit of sustainable outcomes.
Public sector pension schemes expected to need further support from managers and pools to meet proposals for TCFD-based reporting.
Greater participation by institutional and retail investors offers fertile ground for ESG themes at virtual, hybrid meetings.
Sustainable investment experts predicted an even greater emphasis by investors on public policy, at a recent roundtable held by S&P Global Sustainable1 and ESG Investor.
Advisor to Commission insists minimum safeguards can support Europe’s just transition.
Results highlight need for institutions to use common assumptions, refine analysis of individual companies and enhance methodologies.
ESG funds currently investing in firms and projects responsible for “serious human rights violation and environmental destruction”.
As the UK looks to impose regulation, market calls for FCA to prioritise governance over convergence.
Pension fund calls for new audit quality metrics to cover “as many firms as possible”, including challengers to market leaders.
Unified carbon emission accounting system will be established by 2023, with improvements until 2025.
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