• Harmonising ESG reporting - the search for the Holy Grail

    30 June 2021

    The quest is on, to find one standard to unite the globe! Is it destined for success or failure, asks Peter Cripps

  • SASB and IIRC merge to help simplify reporting

    26 November 2020

    The Sustainability Accounting Standards Board (SASB) and the International Integrated Reporting Council (IIRC) are to come together to form a new organisation, the Value Reporting Foundation.

  • Ratings agency Kroll warns on possible US curbs on ESG investments

    22 September 2020

    Proposed rules on the fiduciary duties of US pension plans "could have far-reaching implications for the investment community as well as on any investments that aim to create a positive social or environmental impact," according to ratings agency Kroll.

  • Dai-ich Life joins SASB's advisory group

    03 August 2020

    Dai-Ichi Life has joined the investor advisory group of the Sustainability Accounting Standards Board (SASB), an independent non-profit organisation that sets non-financial accounting standards.

  • SASB starts research into alternative meat and dairy

    02 March 2020

    The Sustainability Accounting Standards Board (SASB) will research into the financial impacts of alternative meat and dairy products in the food and beverage sector, starting a process that could lead to a revision of its standards.

  • Vigeo Eiris to update framework after mapping to SASB

    04 December 2019

    Research and ratings agency Vigeo Eiris is updating some of its environmental and social governance (ESG) analysis models after mapping its framework to those of the Sustainability Accounting Standards Board (SASB).