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  • Sustainable Fitch 'to launch transition assessment'

    27 June 2023

    Sustainable Fitch is to launch a transition assessment for high-emitters this week, Environmental Finance has learned.

  • People moves 9 June including Sustainable Fitch, S&P Global, Robeco & more

    09 June 2023
  • Fitch praises UAE green bond fee exemption

    07 June 2023

    The exemption for United Arab Emirates (UAE) issuers of some sustainable bonds from registration fees will support progress on sustainability in the region, ahead of the country's COP28 presidency, a Sustainable Fitch executive has said.

  • Transition plans to increase focus on Indigenous communities - Sustainable Fitch

    07 June 2023

    Issues related to Indigenous peoples will gain more traction within transition plans, as investors and regulators continue to recognise their materiality to the transition, Sustainable Fitch has said.

  • Hong Kong's reporting changes to 'enhance disclosures in mainland China'

    16 May 2023

    Upcoming changes to reporting standards in Hong Kong could enhance sustainability reporting across mainland China, Sustainable Fitch has said.

  • Gender equality a rising priority for Japanese investors, says Sustainable Fitch

    16 May 2023

    Gender equality has risen as a priority for institutional investors and bond issuers in the Japanese market, following an increase in gender-focused regulations in the country, Sustainable Fitch has said.

  • Investors 'left to fend for themselves' amid lack of social guidance

    03 May 2023

    The sustainable finance market is "being left to fend for itself" when it comes to identifying material social metrics, an Environmental Finance conference heard.

  • PPC: Transition commitment prevented 'forced selling' of SLB, says Barclays

    28 April 2023

    The clear transition commitment outlined by Public Power Corporation (PPC) appears to have helped avoid "forced selling" of its sustainability-linked bond (SLB) after a target failure,...

  • Article 8 funds set to increase in 2023, says Fitch Ratings

    13 April 2023

    The number of EU 'Article 8' sustainable funds is expected to "moderately increase" over the next year - despite stricter eligibility requirements, Fitch Ratings has said.

  • Cement SLBs set to rise, says Sustainable Fitch

    12 April 2023

    As pressure mounts on the cement industry to decarbonise, sustainability linked bonds are set to become an important part of financing companies' transition, Sustainable Fitch has said.