• 15 major investors back HSBC vote on fossil fuel phase-out plan

    11 January 2021
  • Green strings attached - the EU bailout and the roadmap to 2050

    14 December 2020

    The 'Next Generation EU' bailout fund is a model of green conditionality, and may be the shape of things to come, argues Jason Mitchell

  • Hedge funds at 'tipping point' as two-fifths integrate ESG into investments

    30 October 2020

    The integration of environmental, social and governance (ESG) at hedge funds has reached a "tipping point" according to a report by BNP Paribas.

  • It's time for ESSG

    27 July 2020

    Stewardship is an integral part of ESG, say Robert Furdak, Jason Mitchell and Steven Desmyter

  • ESG data files - part 3, continued: ESG rating providers

    29 July 2019

    The second instalment of this analysis of ESG rating agencies finds that investors are increasingly drilling down into the data that underlies the ratings. Peter Cripps reports.

  • ESG data files - part 3: ESG rating providers

    25 July 2019

    As ESG ratings become embedded in mainstream investment decision making, they are attracting criticism. Is it justified, asks Peter Cripps.

  • Exxon seeks to block shareholder proposal

    25 February 2019

    ExxonMobil is trying to block a shareholder proposal in which investors call on the oil giant to account for emission reduction targets.

  • EFRAG appoints European Lab Steering Group

    23 November 2018

    The European Financial Reporting Advisory Group (EFRAG) has appointed a steering group for the European Corporate Reporting Lab.

  • People moves: Man Group, APG

    06 August 2018

    Jason Mitchell has been appointed as co-head of responsible investment at investment management firm Man Group. Across its investment managers, Man Group manages $ 113.7 billion for its global clients.

  • People Moves: CDP, Mirova, Comgest, Man Group

    23 June 2017

    Carole Ferguson has been appointed head of investor research at CDP, formerly the Carbon Disclosure Project.