• 2024 outlook: Sand in the gears of sustainable finance policy

    03 January 2024

    Looming elections and burgeoning disclosure regimes point to a slowdown in sustainable finance policymaking, but the spectre of fines for greenwashing is on the rise, Michael Hurley writes

  • People moves, 2 June: including BNY Mellon, GIIN, TNFD ... and more.

    02 June 2023
  • Sustainable finance: key themes for regulation and policy in 2023

    06 January 2023

    The year ahead could be dominated by ESG-related regulation and progress on sustainability data initiatives, Michael Hurley writes

  • $100trn of investment needed to reach net-zero, report finds

    25 October 2022

    Over $100 trillion is needed to 'green' the world's capital stock and reach net zero by 2050, a report by BNY Mellon and Fathom Consulting has found.

  • People Moves 21 October: including American Securities, BNY Mellon, PAI Partners & more

    21 October 2022
  • ESG litigation risk rising - part two

    06 July 2022

    The second part of this feature on ESG litigation focuses on the risks facing companies. Thomas Cox reports

  • ESG litigation risk rising

    04 July 2022

    A flood of ESG litigation involving companies and investors is predicted, writes Thomas Cox

  • Australian regulator launches anti-greenwashing fund guidance

    14 June 2022

    The Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC) has launched guidance for sustainability-related products to combat what it called the "growing risk of greenwashing".

  • SEC ESG 'misstatement' fine a reminder not to 'cut corners' with data

    25 May 2022
  • SEC charges BNY Mellon for 'misstatements and omissions' on ESG

    23 May 2022

    The US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has charged BNY Mellon Investment Adviser, Inc. for "misstatements and omissions about environmental, social and governance (ESG) considerations".