• US asset managers decline to back 'over-reaching' E&S resolutions

    13 September 2023

    Support for environmental and social shareholder resolutions fell by 10 percentage points in the 2023 proxy season, with asset managers arguing the motions were often 'overly prescriptive' or 'redundant', Morningstar Manager Research has found.

  • UK to 'monitor' ESG data for potential need to regulate providers

    31 March 2023

    The UK government will monitor whether it needs to regulate providers of ESG data, the country's Treasury said.

  • Transition investors need help to avoid greenwashing accusations, says Philippines regulator

    31 January 2023

    Investors and banks looking to retire Filipino coal assets early need more clarity on the transition, to avoid "undue greenwashing criticism", the Filipino regulator has said.

  • State Street: Extent of 'green shorting' in the market was surprising

    12 August 2022

    State Street Global Advisors said it was surprised by the large extent of 'green shorting' interest it found in the securities lending market.

  • Growing evidence of 'green shorting', says State Street

    01 August 2022

    There is growing evidence of 'green shorting' in the securities lending markets, according to State Street Global Advisors.