Investors urged to steer carefully around autos following Mitsubishi scandal
Investors were warned to be wary of the automobile sector after another major manufacturer was embroiled in an emissions scandal.
Car makers set for up to $4.8bn fines for non-compliance on climate change, warns CDP
Leading car manufacturers could face penalties of up for $4.8 billion for falling short of emissions rules, CDP has warned investors.
Will mandatory carbon reporting drive change?
On the day that the UK government heeded calls not to scrap mandatory carbon reporting, Roger Ponting and Rory Sullivan share the sobering findings of some research into the effect of the legislation
Climate disclosure task force urged to recommend 2°C stress test
Fossil fuel companies should stress test their businesses for a future in which global warming is limited to 2°C and disclose the results to investors.
Stoxx launches world's first low-carbon index based on CDP's Climate A List
STOXX has joined the growing list of index providers offering low-carbon products, with the launch of the first index based on the CDP's 'Climate A List'.
Investors hope for ambitious Paris agreement this weekend
Investors were cautiously optimistic that the Paris climate summit would over the weekend yield a landmark agreement to tackle emissions.
Portfolio Decarbonisation Coalition smashes its $100bn pre-Paris target
The Portfolio Decarbonisation Coalition (PDC) has landed commitments of $230 billion – more than double its pre-climate summit target.
Number of companies with emissions targets doubles, says CDP
Hewlett Packard Enterprise has urged companies to "take swift and bold action" to address climate change, as research reveals the number of firms with emissions-reduction targets has doubled since 2010.
Businesses lay out their demands ahead of COP21
A coalition representing some of the biggest companies in the world has cranked up the pressure on finance ministers to deliver a "robust and meaningful agreement" at the Paris climate summit in a month.
Investors push for mandatory ESG reporting
Calls for companies to be forced to report non-financial indicators have been growing, and IOSCO and the WFE now need to take concerted action to drive the agenda forward, argues Tracey Rembert