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  • Trump victory would be 'disastrous' for sustainability

    13 May 2024

    Investors would need to step up in advocating for sustainability in the advent of a Trump victory in the US presidential elections, an Environmental Finance conference heard.

  • Nature Action 100 publishes company benchmark design

    25 April 2024

    Nature Action 100 (NA100) has published the indicators that will be used within its benchmark to assess company progress.

  • TNFD unlikely to be major issue in proxy season, says Morningstar

    24 April 2024

    Companies are unlikely to face many calls to disclose in line with the Taskforce on Nature-related Financial Disclosures (TNFD) during this year's proxy season, according to Morningstar's Lindsey Stewart.

  • No Scope 3 'loophole' in our rule - but qualitative info may be required, says SEC

    09 April 2024

    Companies will not be required to give quantitative disclosures of greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions outside their direct control under the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC)'s climate rule - but they may have to provide qualitative disclosures, it has said.

  • Climate resolutions hit record in North America, despite ESG backlash

    02 April 2024

    A record-breaking number of climate resolutions has been filed in North America, although it remains to be seen whether investors will support them, given the strength of anti-ESG sentiment in the US.

  • Nature resolutions hit double figures in North America

    28 March 2024

    Nature-related shareholder resolutions have hit double figures for the first time in North America, and are predicted to gain strong investor support.

  • Oil and gas giants' climate opacity keeps investors in the dark, CA100+ assessments show

    27 March 2024

    The poor quality of climate disclosures by the 10 largest oil and gas companies globally is keeping investors in the dark and hindering their engagement efforts, analysis for the Climate Action 100+ initiative suggests.

  • SEC poised to unveil hotly anticipated climate rule

    29 February 2024

    The US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) is to unveil its hotly anticipated climate rule next week, when commissioners will vote on adoption of the file.

  • Funding cut delays progress of California climate disclosure rules

    15 January 2024
  • Companies face failure to comply with EU deforestation law, Ceres says

    29 November 2023

    Few of the world's biggest companies are taking "ambitious action" on deforestation, and run the risk of failing to comply with incoming legislation, Ceres has said.