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      Big Companies Press Ahead With ESG Despite US Political Backlash

      Harnessing AI For Your Company’s ESG Strategy

      The ESG Backlash on Wall Street Spurs a Jump in ETF Closures

      JPMorgan, State Street Exit Climate Action Group, BlackRock Reduces Role

      Goldman Sachs AM Launches Global Green Bond ETF

      Does the SEC Climate Rule Really Matter? Investors Will Still Demand Disclosure

      Investors Told To Vote Down Fossil Fuel Directors

      What EU Requirements For The 'S' In ESG Mean For US Companies

      BlackRock’s ESG Fund Business Is Soaring Despite Attacks by the GOP

      CSDDD Vote Delay ‘A Leadership Failure’ Amid Rising Tensions

      A Hedge Fund Manager’s Guide to Handling GOP Attacks on ESG

      HSBC, Google Partner to Finance and Grow Climate Tech Companies

      Schroders Launches Energy Transition Infrastructure LTAF

      EU to Delay ESG Reporting Rule for Some Sectors by Two Years

      3 Finance Strategies To Help With Corporate Climate Goals

      EU Sets 90% Decarbonisation Reduction Target By 2040

      ESG Funds Faced Their Worst Year On Record In 2023

      Brookfield Raises $10 Billion for Climate Transition Fund

      Just Eight Asset Managers Achieve Morningstar’s Top ESG Rating

      Mirova Raises Over $280 Million For Emerging Markets-focused Climate Fund

      EU’s Toughest ESG Rule Hits Stumbling Block on German Concerns

      Investors in Japan Drain $4.5 Billion as They Exit ESG Funds

      More Than 80% of Companies Adopting ESG Metrics in Exec Compensation Plans: WTW Study

      Successful ESG Strategies Can Be A Path For Growth

      Antitrust and ESG Regulations ‘Key Obstacles’ to M&A Deals in 2024

      Goldman, JPMorgan Weigh In as ESG Funds Suffer Historic Blow

      ETFs Drive ESG Inflows in Europe as Actives Bleed Assets

      Barclays Banned From Texas Municipal-Bond Market Over ESG Dispute

      Morgan Stanley Rolls Out Trio Of ESG Strategies

      US Investor Exodus Deals Historic Blow to Global ESG Fund Market

      HSBC Launches Net Zero Transition Plan

      Banks Are Asking Investors to Look Past a Dreaded ESG Metric

      France Will Jail Corporate Directors Who Fail To Adhere To New CSRD Requirements

      EU Lawmakers Back Delay To Sector-Specific ESG Corporate Sisclosures To 2026

      Less Than A Third Of World’s Most Influential Companies Have Emissions Reduction Targets

      Exxon Sues ESG Investors to Stop Climate Proposals on Ballot

      EU Banking Regulator Releases Proposed Requirements for Banks to Manage ESG, Climate Transition Risks

      Navigating The Green Revolution: A Guide To Sustainable Investments

      ‘Toxic’ Attacks on ESG Lead Wall Street to Mount a New Defense

      Firms Miss Out On $13 Trillion As Half Of Disabled Consumers Face Barriers To Buying

      UK Regulator To Quiz Top Finance Firms On Sexism, Bullying

      Sustainable Investors More Likely To Engage On Climate Policy, MIT Sloan Analysis Suggests

      A Huge Crypto Bet Spawns the World’s Top-Performing ESG Fund

      Anti-ESG Politics Affects Names More Than Strategies

      More Men Than Women Joined Boards Of Europe’s Top Financial Service Firms Last Year

      Asset Managers Backsliding On ESG Commitments In Key Shareholder Votes

      US ESG Support Dips Below 50%, European Asset Managers Stay Strong

      Hedge Funds Increasingly Incorporating ESG Metrics

      Apex ESG and MJ Hudson Merge to Form Data and Reporting Partnership

      Even BlackRock Funds Buying Oil Stocks Are Banned by Texas ESG Fight

      Hedge Funds Target ‘Catastrophic’ ESG Lapses for Huge Returns

      Big Canadian Banks May Be Making Misleading Claims On Sustainability, Says Securities Complaint

      Business Action On Energy Efficiency Could Save $2 Trillion A Year, New Research Claims

      ESG Campaigns Seen Falling Out of Favor With Activist Investors

      Investment Managers Are Still Over-Promising And Under-Delivering On ESG

      Successful ESG Strategy Aligns With Investor Requirements

      ESG-Linked Bond Sales Drop Most on Record on Investor Skepticism

      ‘Trickier’ For ETFs To Adopt France’s ESG Investment Rules

      Global Emerging Markets Bounced Back In 2023

      ‘A Bully’: The Billionaire Who Led Calls For Claudine Gay’s Harvard Exit

      Only 7% Of US Climate Tech Venture Capital Funding Went To Female Founders In 2023

      Four Trends Shaping Sustainable Finance's Future In 2024

      The Year Ahead in ESG: Assurance, Transition Finance and Natural Capital

      Will Corporate Climate Coalitions Deliver? A Progress Report On 6 Buyer Groups

      Schroders Joins GREEN For Real Estate Sustainability

      A ‘Digital Handshake’ For The Planet: How One Asset Management Firm Adopted A New Framework For ESG

      UK Corporates Face ESG and Pension Progress Lag, Study Shows

      ASIC Issues Infringement Notice To Northern Trust Asset Management For Greenwashing

      BlackRock Sued by Tennessee Over ‘Misleading’ ESG Strategy

      FCA Urged To Introduce Mandatory Ethnicity Pay Gap Reporting

      Newly Filed Bitcoin ETF Application Targets ESG Investors With Carbon Credits

      Basic Environmental and Social Risks Remain in Central Banks and Supervisors

      BlackRock, State Street Subpoenaed in House ESG Probe

      BNP Paribas Launches Climate Debt Fund

      BlackRock, TPG Deal With UAE Finds New Way to Juice ESG Returns

      Goldman Sachs Closes Climate ETF as Investors Flee ESG

      US Regulator Probes Banks' Climate Risk Planning

      UK Watchdog Urges ESG Raters to Adhere to New Code Ahead of Possible Rules

      Apollo Launches Clean Transition Private Equity Fund

      Renewable Energy Investors Should See Green In Africa

      House Panel Subpoenas Vanguard, Arjuna In ESG ‘Collusion’ Probe

      ESG Critics Ultimately May Help Improve the Strategies

      EMs Face Dearth of Private Capital Amid Slow Gains in Transparency

      Swiss Life's Infrastructure Fund Reaches First Close

      Sprott, HanETF Launch Copper Miners ETF Focused On Lower Carbon Footprint

      Companies With Emission Reduction Targets Align With EU Taxonomy, Study Finds

      Investors Should Look To The Global South To Scale Climate Solutions

      Columbia Threadneedle Launches Social Bond Fund

      Financial Services DEI Score Drops Amid ‘Lack Of Real Progress’

      What Banks Really Mean When They Put Trillions Into ESG

      Pension Funds To Push On With ESG After 2022's "Temporary Setback"

      SDR an ‘Important Moment’ in Building Trust in the UK’s Sustainable Investing Market

      Why COP28 is a Pivotal Moment for Climate Finance

      Why ESG Is So Difficult—And How To Implement It Successfully

      Global ESG Market Shrinks After Sizable Drop in US

      Force All Businesses To Embrace ESG, Urges New Labour Think Tank

      Five Funds Tackling Climate Change Ahead of COP28

      More Than Half Of Companies Risk ‘Net Zero Greenwash’, Report Says

      Dimensional Launches New Sustainability-Focused Investment Fund

      Asset Managers Quietly Add ‘ESG’ to Portfolios of Defense Stocks

      Big Oil Has a Place in ESG Funds, Says Deutsche Bank CIO

      Canadian Companies Not Ready For New ESG Standards And Reporting Regulations

      Invesco Names New Director Of ESG Research

      Hiring Slows For Engagement Roles At Asset Managers

      ESG Targets of Europe’s 20 Biggest Banks Slammed in New Report

      North American Companies at Greatest Risk of Violating UN Environmental Standards, New Research Finds

      Schroders Reit Changes Objective To Improve Green Credentials Amid NAV Dip

      MSCI Accused of ‘Conflicts of Interest’ in ESG Ratings

      FCA Finds ESG Funds ‘Not Meeting Expectations’

      Canadian SMBs Most Likely To Struggle With Understanding ESG Reporting Standards

      Quebec is Improving Representation of Women in Investment Funds Industry

      Investors And Executives See ESG As Key To Future Strategy

      How Auditors Can Use Generative AI For ESG Audits

      ECB Sends Stark Warning to Bank Executives With ESG Regulation

      JP Morgan ESG Head Umunna Calls For New Green Tech Funding Model

      Banks Put Forward for Exclusion From EU’s Toughest ESG Rules Yet

      Robeco Targets Fashion Industry With Equities Strategy

      EEA Urges More Private Investment To Support Green Deal

      ESG Veteran Says Purge Has Further to Go With ETFs Next in Line

      Why Leading VCs Are Rethinking Their Food Investments

      EU-Listed Securities Face Review as ESG Rules Hit Multinationals

      Nuveen Appoints Head Of Nature-Based Solutions

      The Real Reason So Many Asset Managers Are Struggling in China

      ‘ESG’ Is Too Important to Ax, Investors Say

      Company Revenue Covered By Net-Zero Targets Hits $27 Trillion

      LGIM Unveils ESG-Focused Emerging Markets Bond Fund

      Rockefeller Asset Management Launches ESG Equity Ucits Fund For European Investors

      Middle East Conflict Brings Focus on Weapons Investing for ESG Managers

      Schroders Launches Two Sustainability-Focused Equity Funds

      Dimon Urges Texas to Keep Pro-Business Stance Amid Anti-ESG Laws

      ESG Catapults Reputational Risk Into The Top Five, Willis Towers Watson Reports

      Man Group Buys Majority Stake In Impact Investing Asset Manager

      Hong Kong's Market Regulator Backs Development of Voluntary Code of Conduct for ESG Services Providers

      Top Banks Failed to Disclose Finance Shares Directed to Climate Solutions

      Franklin Templeton Launches Two Green Bond ETFs

      FCA Warns Some ESG-Labelled Passives ‘Completely Misleading’ – Report

      Companies Are Slowly Realizing Their Banks Are Adding To Their Carbon Emissions

      A $6 Trillion ESG Headache Is Bleeding Into Fund Flows

      Long-Awaited SDR ‘Missed Opportunity’ For Advisers

      Citigroup CEO Jane Fraser Says the ‘New S’ in ESG Is Security

      Despite Pressures, Pension Plans Expect ESG Exposure to Grow

      Fidelity Launches Paris-Aligned Fixed Income ETFs

      ESG Fund Closures in US Outpace Launches for First Time Since 2020 - Morningstar

      Russell Investments’ 2023 ESG Manager Survey: ESG Factors Increasingly Drive Investment Decision-Making

      Enel Seen Missing Key Target Linked to $11 Billion of ESG Bonds

      UK Watchdog Says Some Funds Attempting To Mislead With ESG Label

      Asset Managers and Institutional Investors Stay Committed to ESG Despite Political Pressures

      Green Bonds Propel 2023 Global ESG Debt Market

      Morgan Stanley Locked In Secret London Court Battle To Seize Russian Oil Firm

      City Watchdog Must Do More To Stamp Down On Sexual Harassment In Firms, MPs Told

      Climate Tech Investment Fell By 40%, But There's A Silver Lining

      Asset Owners’ Net-Zero Progress

      BlackRock CEO Fink: ‘World Needs To Get Back Its Moral Compass’

      EBA Plans ESG Overhaul in Capital Framework

      ESG Understanding Dips Amid Geopolitical Strain and Investor Pressures

      Top House Republican Demands SEC Turn Over Documents on ESG

      ESG Reports Will Soon Require Third-Party Assurance. Here’s How To Get Ready

      CFA Targets ‘Cultural Change’ as it Launches UK Diversity Code

      Goldman Executive Has ESG Strategy to Dodge Hedge Fund Attacks

      How To Prevent Accusations Of Greenwashing

      Survey: Majority of CEOs Committed to Improving ESG Performance, Despite Economic Headwinds

      Majority of Private Investors Consider ESG When Investing

      BlackRock Taps Private Debt Market With New Transition Fund

      Global Sustainability-Focused Family Office Launches

      How the ESG Backlash Has Hit One Small Firm

      Private Equity Women Investor Network Names Emily Mendell Executive Director

      Legal & General Commits Up to $100 Million to ImpactA Global to Address Critical Sustainable Infrastructure Deficit in Emerging Markets

      Investors Seek Climate Votes at High-Risk Firms

      Money Managers are Shifting Their Attitude to ESG as ‘Realism’ Sets In, Says S&P’s Dan Yergin

      Kishida Says Japan Pensions With $600 Billion Sign ESG Pact

      Biden ESG Rule Survives Challenge From 25 Red States

      BlackRock, State Street Among Money Managers Closing ESG Funds

      US SEC Cracks Down On Funds "Greenwashing" With New Investment Requirement

      Aviva Investors Appoints Liquid Markets ESG Head

      COP28 Will Be A Make-Or-Break Moment For Climate Finance

      Asset Managers Rebuffed as EU Cracks Down on Use of ‘ESG’

      Navigating ESG Marketing: Avoiding Unethical Pitfalls For Sustainable Success

      Bill Clinton, Israeli Billionaire Launch $1 Billion Climate Fund

      SEC Issues New Strategic Plan for Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Accessibility

      How Companies Can Be More Clear — And Credible — With Their Climate Pledges

      EU Opens Door to Revamping Its Landmark ESG Investing Rules

      Tom Steyer Launches New $1 Billion Climate Investment Fund

      Kroll’s Message for Critics: ESG Makes Money

      California Lawmakers Send Bill to Governor That Requires Big Businesses to Provide a Detailed Account of Their Carbon Emissions

      CFA Study Flags Greenwashing Concerns In Fund Disclosures

      VC Upstart Raises $100 Million to Target Problems Like Climate

      Which Aussie Asset Managers Fell Short In ESG Rankings?

      Deeper Data Dependency Could Advance ESG ETF Usage

      CFA Highlights Sustainable Investment As Major Industry Theme For The Future

      Bank Watchdogs Told to Ratchet Up Oversight of ESG Risks

      Private Equity Profits From Climate Disaster Clean-Up – While Investing In Fossil Fuels

      JPMorgan Says Trailblazing Rules to Boost India’s ESG Market

      Investment Trust Sector Accused of Governance Failures

      Integrating ESG Practices Into Your Core Business Model

      Concerns Voiced Over European Commission's ESG Ratings Proposal

      Goldman Analysts Have Bad News for Fund Managers Ignoring ESG

      NYC Pension CIO Sees Little Impact From Wall Street ESG Pullback

      Gender Investing Gap Widest Among Under 25s

      ESG Rules Shouldn’t Make It Harder For Advisors To Do Business

      HSBC Executive Sees Broad Mispricing of Risk as ESG Bites

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