• IOSCO to study risks from new green financial products

    19 April 2024
  • Regulating ESG ratings: Mission impossible?

    02 February 2024

    As regulators around the world seek to define good practice for ESG raters, they are discovering the complexities of doing so, writes Michael Hurley

  • 'Greenhushing' punishable by regulators, IOSCO greenwashing paper says

    04 December 2023

    Financial institutions under-reporting their sustainability credentials to evade investor scrutiny or regulatory requirements may be punished under existing regulations, according to a report by the board of the International Organisation of Securities Commissions (IOSCO).

  • IOSCO endorsement 'could see 130,000 companies report under ISSB'

    25 July 2023

    Formal endorsement of international sustainability reporting standards by a global regulatory body has been hailed as a "a very important day for financial markets around the world",...

  • IOSCO: regulators need to help carbon markets 'avoid past mistakes'

    19 July 2023

    Securities and futures markets regulators should help improve "transparency and integrity" in compliance carbon markets, according to a report by the International Organization of Securities Commissions (IOSCO).

  • 'It will help us have more honest conversations'

    27 June 2023

    Investors welcome the IFRS sustainability standards and say, by boosting comparability, they will aid engagement. Michael Hurley reports

  • Q&A: IOSCO and the carbon markets

    02 December 2022

    Rostin Behnam and Verena Ross answer questions about why it has issued two reports on the carbon markets

  • IOSCO works on ESG rating provider guidance amid 'serious questions'

    28 June 2021

    The International Organization of Securities Commissions (IOSCO) is working on guidance for environmental, social and governance (ESG) ratings...

  • LGIM pressures international standards body to adopt TCFD

    21 August 2018

    Legal & General Investment Management (LGIM) has thrown its weight behind calls for the International Organization of Securities Commissions (IOSCO) to adopt harmonised climate risk reporting.