The 13 trends shaping ESG data
The ESG data industry is undergoing radical transformation, in terms of the scale and breadth of its coverage - and the scrutiny it attracts. Peter Cripps reports
SDI AOP launches SDG investment assessment platform
The Sustainable Development Investments Asset Owner Platform (SDI AOP) has launched an online platform, which it said will allow investors to assess the contribution of their portfolios to the UN's Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
SDG dataset available via BlackRock platform
SDI AOP launches patent tracker as impact assessment tool
The Sustainable Development Investments Asset Owner Platform (SDI AOP) and Qontigo have released a forward-looking dataset to assess companies' patent portfolios.
BlackRock to score its impact using SDG 'data factory'
The world's biggest asset manager, BlackRock, has subscribed to a dataset for investors that analyses corporate alignment with the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
People Moves 22 October: ICMA, CDP, Nordea and more
James Leaton leaves Moody's for SDI
Moody's carbon transition assessment is 'irresponsibly generous' to oil & gas
Moody's proposed carbon transition assessment (CTA) methodology has been accused of being "irresponsibly generous" to the downstream oil & gas sector.
Investors betting on US shale recovery face major risks, warns CTI
Equity investors have returned in force to the US shale oil and gas sector in recent months, despite incurring heavy losses last year and the mounting risk of stranded assets, according to the Carbon Tracker Initiative (CTI).