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  • We must go 'back to basics' on carbon emissions data

    09 May 2022

    The problems with carbon emission disclosure and estimation data remain significant. Only mandatory reporting can solve the issue, Jaakko Kooroshy tells Ahren Lester.

  • Solactive launches ex-fossil fuels Index

    17 February 2022

    Solactive has partnered with Osmosis to launch a fossil fuel-free index, which has £200 million ($270 million) of seed investment from East Sussex Pension Fund.

  • NY fund invests $2bn in FTSE TPI climate index

    10 December 2021

    The New York State Common Retirement Fund will invest $2 billion in a FTSE Russell and Transition Pathway Initiative (TPI) index focused on the transition to a low-carbon economy.

  • Nordea, Kempen among new Finance for Biodiversity Pledge signatories

    30 November 2021

    Financial firms managing more than €12 trillion ($13.6 trillion) in assets have now signed the Finance for Biodiversity Pledge after nine new signatories joined the initiative, including Nordea Asset Management and Kempen.

  • FTSE Russell publishes GHG targets framework to help TCFD forward-looking analysis

    12 October 2021

    A framework for corporate greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions reductions targets has been published by FTSE Russell

  • Bank of Russia recommends companies disclose ESG data

    20 July 2021

    The Russian central bank has "encouraged" domestic public companies disclose environmental, social and governance (ESG) data in line with recommendations of the Task Force on Climate-related Financial Disclosures (TCFD) and Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) standards

  • FTSE Russell launches 'green impact bond' index series

    15 July 2021

    FTSE Russell has launched a range of 'green impact bond' indexes to measure the performance of green fixed income markets

  • FTSE Russell launches 'Paris-aligned' global equity benchmarks

    06 July 2021

    FTSE Russell has launched a global range of climate-themed benchmark indexes it developed in partnership with Brunel Pension Partnership.