UK's FCA appoints ESG advisory committee
Desiree Fixler is among six members of an advisory committee on environmental, social and governance (ESG) issues to have been appointed by the UK's financial services regulator.
ESG rating changes have 'substantial, long-term' effect on stock returns
Changes in the environmental, social and governance (ESG) ratings of a firm can have "long-lasting effects" on stock returns, according to academic research.
Does ESG influence real economy? 'Maybe a little bit,' says research
The integration of environmental, social and governance (ESG) factors in investments impacts the real economy "maybe a little bit", researchers have said.
Private banks double the number of sustainable funds offered
Private banks have doubled the number of sustainability-themed funds they offer, compared with a year ago, but they are still "far behind" when it comes to integrating sustainability into their business, a report argues.