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.
MSCI, Bloomberg among big-name signatories to Japan ESG data code of conduct
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.
Why the CSDDD marks a paradigm shift in regulation
By requiring the measurement of on-the-ground risks and adverse impacts, the EU regulation will shift focus from pledges to action, argues Alexandra Mihailescu Cichon
RepRisk launches tool to address ESG ratings opacity
Credit research institute I-CV and ESG data business RepRisk have launched ESG Radar
RepRisk: 'Critical mass' reached on biodiversity
Finance has reached an inflection point on awareness about biodiversity, which is beginning to translate into action from some institutions, an executive at data provider RepRisk has said.
RepRisk, IBAT launch biodiversity tool for extractives
Swiss data firm RepRisk has launched a product for measuring the biodiversity impact of mining and oil & gas projects in a move it billed as a "ground-breaking" foray into location-based information.
RepRisk & K2 Integrity to offer 'greenwashing' assessment
ESG risk data company RepRisk has partnered with K2 Integrity, a compliance and risk advisory firm, to provide 'greenwashing' analysis for investors complying with new sustainability requirements.
Fitch to use RepRisk data for its forthcoming ESG ratings
US financial company Fitch Group is partnering with Swiss data firm RepRisk on its newly launched ESG ratings arm for fixed income.