MSCI launches sustainability 'institute'
GPIF driving dramatic increase in Japanese ESG disclosure, says MSCI
A five-fold increase in Japanese companies’ environmental, social and governance (ESG) -themed disclosure has been driven by the Government Pension Investment Fund (GPIF), according to MSCI.
MSCI, FTSE add to range of ESG indexes
Two more indexes that aim to give institutional investors exposure to companies whose products and services address major environmental, social and governance (ESG) challenges, have been launched by MSCI and FTSE Russell.
MSCI gains new ESG research head
Sustainability expert Antti Savilaakso has joined MSCI as European head of environmental, social and governance (ESG) research.
Low fossil fuel strategies perform in line with benchmark – MSCI
Three strategies designed to allow investors to allay concerns about 'stranded assets' by reducing their exposure to fossil fuels have performed roughly in-line with a global benchmark index in recent years.