• ESG Book: Financial benefit of California climate disclosure bills outweigh costs

    10 October 2023

    The landmark Californian corporate climate disclosure bills are as much about demonstrating "fiscal prudence and strategic investment" to investors as it is about climate action, according to ESG Book.

  • ISSB will build 'next level sustainability data muscle' in companies

    04 September 2023

    The progress of the International Sustainability Standards Board (ISSB) disclosure standards will accelerate the shift towards more rigorous, "balance-sheet appropriate" environmental, social and governance (ESG) data, according to ESG Book.

  • ESG Book helps pilot ASEAN ESG database

    31 August 2023

    The Sustainable Finance Institute Asia (SFIA) has named ESG Book as a data partner for a planned database of ESG data for the Association of Southeast Asian Nation (ASEAN) region.

  • ESG ratings are down but not out, says ESG Book

    24 August 2023

    The use of environmental, social and governance (ESG) ratings and scores are becoming less prominent in financial markets, but ESG Book said they remain a "powerful tool" for making a complex topic comprehensible and delivering investment strategies.

  • MSCI, Bloomberg among big-name signatories to Japan ESG data code of conduct

    28 July 2023

    Major data providers MSCI and Bloomberg are among 17 signatories to a Japanese code of conduct for ESG data, the country's regulator has revealed.

  • European companies "falling behind" on material disclosures

    20 July 2023

    European companies are "falling behind" on the disclosure of financially materially sustainability data, ESG Book claimed.

  • A 'mistake' for regulators to homogenise ESG ratings

    05 June 2023

    Regulators risk stifling market innovation by standardising ESG ratings, and instead should focus on improving transparency, ESG Book's Leon Saunders Calvert tells Genevieve Redgrave