PRI seeks feedback on Progression Pathways
Allspring launches climate transition fixed income fund
Insurance Risk and Capital Americas 2023: US anti-ESG backlash is 'political risk', insurers say
US politicians have hijacked the ESG debate, making the job of insurers to manage their climate risk much more difficult, according to panellists at the Insurance Risk and Capital Americas 2023 conference.
Major investor groups identify what 'good' climate policy looks like
$150trn investor group presses for 'clear' Australian transition plan framework
A group of investors managing more than $150 trillion in combined assets has recommended that the Australian government develop a "clear" transition plan framework for companies, based on UK and EU progress in this area.
APG lauds 'first of its kind' climate-themed real estate index for pension funds
APG has hailed a "first of its kind" climate-themed real estate index it created for its pension fund clients, which aims for a progressive reduction in greenhouse gas emissions.
PRI pilot sovereign engagement initiative welcomes 18 new members
The UN-supported Principles for Responsible Investment (PRI) has announced 18 new members to its Collaborative Sovereign Engagement on Climate Change, launched in September last year as a pilot programme to engage with the Australian government.
ESG private credit reporting project aims to bolster SFDR alignment
The ESG Integrated Disclosure Project (ESG IDP) has welcomed the "positive reaction" from loan market participants to its template for private credit sustainability reporting, as it looks to bolster alignment with the EU SFDR.