SEC poised to unveil hotly anticipated climate rule
The US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) is to unveil its hotly anticipated climate rule next week, when commissioners will vote on adoption of the file.
SEC dropping Scope 3 disclosure requirement will not prevent legal action, lawyer warns
The US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC)'s reported plan to drop a requirement that would require publicly listed companies to disclose value chain emissions will not protect the government agency from legal action, a lawyer has said.
Are organisations ready for regulators' demands for independent assurance of sustainability disclosures, and are investors ready to reward companies providing assurance, Michael Hurley asks
SEC delays hotly anticipated climate disclosure rule ... again
The US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has again delayed the adoption of its climate disclosures rule, to push back a final decision until April next year.
COP28: Zambia to welcome first green bond in December
Net zero targets can oblige progress reporting in financial accounts, says IASB committee
Setting net zero commitments can oblige companies to report their performance against climate targets under existing financial accounting standards, according to the International Accounting Standards Board (IASB) interpretations committee.
MFA warns SEC against repeating SFDR 'pitfalls'
The Managed Funds Association (MFA) has urged the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) to update its proposed system for the categorisation of sustainability funds to avoid similar "pitfalls" to the EU's Sustainable Finance Disclosure Regulation (SFDR).
SEC's Gensler warns against legal challenge to climate disclosure rules
US companies will follow overseas climate reporting rules if an update to the Securities and Exchange Commission's (SEC) climate rule is overturned in court, the regulator's head warned.
DWS fined $19m by SEC for 'misleading' ESG statements
US SEC adopts fund naming rules to tackle greenwashing
The US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) is to require funds claiming environmental, social and governance (ESG) characteristics to prove they invest in line with the claim, under changes to its Names Rule designed to "prevent misleading or deceptive investment fund names".