• Sustainable bond issuance could exceed $1trn in 2021, says S&P

    24 August 2021

    Sustainable bond issuance could exceed $1 trillion in 2021 alone, according to S&P Global Ratings, potentially almost doubling the total recorded in 2020

  • People Moves 20th August: Imperial College, Fidelis, Impax and more

    20 August 2021
  • S&P's Wilkins to take over from Donovan at Imperial College

    20 August 2021
  • Is Covid-19 sharpening the focus on stakeholder capitalism?

    15 February 2021

    A surge in sustainable investing and increasing scrutiny of ESG topics are calling into question the purpose of corporations, writes Michael Wilkins

  • S&P launches ESG evaluation tool

    11 April 2019

    S&P Global Ratings has launched its long-awaited environmental, social and governance (ESG) evaluation tool, in a move that will throw it into direct competition with existing sustainability rating providers such as MSCI.

  • S&P adds ESG sections in credit rating reports

    01 February 2019

    S&P Global Ratings has started to include a dedicated environmental, social and governance (ESG) section in credit rating reports for companies.

  • ESG factors increasingly relevant for fixed income investors

    27 June 2018

    Environmental, social and governance (ESG) factors are clearly relevant and material for fixed income investors, according to panellists at Environmental Finance's Fixed Income & ESG conference in London.

  • Climate risk increasingly important for ratings, says S&P

    24 November 2017

    Corporate credit ratings are increasingly impacted by environmental and climate (E&C) concerns, S&P Global Ratings claims in its latest report.

  • EU's green taxonomy could have negative effect, says S&P

    22 November 2017

    The European Commission's proposal to create a taxonomy of greenness risks "stifling innovation" in green finance, according to S&P Global Ratings.

  • Green bond transparency in need of improvement, says S&P

    13 November 2017