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  • Morningstar: 'Hidden risks' of sustainable companies

    09 September 2022

    Research provider Morningstar has flagged the "hidden" environmental, social and governance (ESG) risks posed by companies judged to be 'aligned' with positive impact goals.

  • 19 US states investigate 'woke' Morningstar

    18 August 2022

    A probe led by a Republican attorney general is investigating Morningstar and Sustainalytics following reports of "alleged anti-Israel bias", he has said.

  • Low-support ESG shareholder resolutions jump as proposals rise

    12 July 2022

    The proportion of US environmental and social shareholder resolutions which achieved only low-level investor support has surged in 2022.

  • A transition taxonomy: ready or not?

    31 May 2022

    Could extending the EU's taxonomy to unsustainable and intermediate activities prove trickier than work on 'green', Michael Hurley asks

  • Global sustainable inflows fall at fastest rate in three years

    04 May 2022

    Global sustainable fund inflows fell almost 36% in the first quarter of 2022, the sharpest quarterly slowdown in three years.

  • China becomes second largest climate funds market

    25 April 2022

    China has overtaken the US to become the second largest climate funds market, after its assets more than doubled to $47 billion last year.