Wednesday, August 17, 2022

INTERVIEWS & INSIGHTS

FUNDS & STRATEGIES

NEWS

Collective action for a sustainable future

| Business as a driving force behind SDGs collaboration | Latest GRI podcasts address collective action for a sustainable future What is the role of multi-stakeholder partnerships in...

Europe dominates sustainable fund universe

Global sustainable funds attracted USD 32.6 billion of net new money in the second quarter of 2022 Sustainable funds still held up better...

Business reporting on the SDGs

| Quality data is crucial to accelerate progress on the SDGs. New resource from GRI and UN Global Compact to spearhead global momentum on SDGs...

Finding common ground for ESG raters and rankers

| Demystifying ESG raters and rankers. ESG benchmarking has to be based on comparable sustainability data that reflects impacts as well as risks What is the...

Financial stability at risk due to climate shocks

| Climate shocks can put financial stability at risk, ECB/ESRB report shows Climate risk shocks could spread throughout the financial system, notably in the event...
GRI CEO global role

GRI opens office in Brussels and deepens engagement in Europe

| Brussels location opens at crucial stage for corporate sustainability in the EU The world’s leading sustainability reporting standards setter has increased it’s presence at the...

Research on the mood in sustainable investment decisions

Research published by Adrian Fernandez-Perez , Senior Research Fellow in Finance, Auckland University of Technology, Alexandre Garel, Researcher in Finance, Audencia and Ivan Indriawan...

Active ownership as a greenwashing tool?

| Active managers are often seen as being concerned about climate change and the behaviour and practice of investee companies. It is widely believed that their...
Guillaume Périgois

Eurosif: Implementation of the Sustainable Finance Disclosure Regulation (SFDR)

Eurosif today released a report to address a number of challenges for financial markets participants, lawmakers, regulators and supervisory authorities in connection with the...

Sustainable production on land and sea

| Launch of GRI Agriculture, Aquaculture and Fishing Sector Standard Three sectors that produce the food and materials that are fundamental to humanity’s survival are being...

Many ways leading to Net Zero

| 273 asset management companies committed to supporting the goal of net zero greenhouse gas emissions by 2050 or sooner, in line with global...

Eurosif on the ESG Ratings Market

|Eurosif informed about the key points of the response to the European Commission, responding to the public consultation on the functioning of the ESG...

Value Reporting Foundation: Integrated Reporting Framework

| Integrated Reporting – articulating a future path As we are progressing with the Value Reporting Foundation (VRF) consolidation process, and after the IFRS Foundation...

Creating a baseline of investor-focused sustainability disclosure

| Leading global investors commend direction of IFRS Sustainability Exposure Drafts Investors representing over US$53 trillion in assets, hailing from Asia, the European Union, North...

International Day of Biological Diversity | Collaboration is key to meet targets

| Mitigating biodiversity loss demands corporate accountability By Harold Pauwels, Director of Standards, Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) As 22 May marks the International Day of Biological...

CFA Institute: Technology and Product Personalization Fuel Investor Trust

| Increased Use of Technology and Product Personalization Fuel Investor Trust, CFA Institute Investor Trust Study Reveals CFA Institute published Enhancing Investors’ Trust – the 2022...
European Commission

Progress on corporate transparency in EU

| GRI remains committed to alignment as draft European Sustainability Reporting Standards unveiled The publication of the exposure drafts for the new European Sustainability Reporting Standards...

NGFS: Enhancing market transparency in green and transition finance

| NGFS publishes a report on enhancing market transparency in green and transition finance The NGFS released the report “Enhancing Market Transparency in Green and Transition...

Partnership for responsible business in Africa

| GRI and SECO collaborate to grow regional capacity for sustainability reporting A program to support more business in the African region to engage with...

SDGs: The Rising Tide

|Harnessing business-led innovation for a better future GRI podcasts on the SDGs explore industry support for tackling inequalities How can businesses around the world take action...

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