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ESG Newsletter

      These Are the Top 100 ESG Stocks in America: The 2022 JUST 100 Ranking

      Global Asset Managers Taking No Action to Stop Funding Deforestation

      “High” Standards for ESG Labelling Required to Avoid Misuse, says AIC

      CFTC Chairman Behnam Welcomes CFTC’s First Chief Diversity Officer

      Elliott, Ancora Lead Hedge Funds in Pushing for More Women on Boards

      After Exxon Win, Engine No. 1 Turns to Diversity, Workforce Issues

      Australia’s QIC: Public Benefit Corporations Could Be ‘Game-Changing’

      BlackRock Unveils Climate Funds Targeting the Toughest ESG Clients

      Canada’s Bank Regulator Hints at Climate-Resilience Requirements

      Ethical Fund Sales 'Keeping Lights On'

      Tie Pharma CEO Pay to Fair Global COVID-19 Vaccine Access, Investors Say

      EU Provokes Fierce Backlash On Plans to Label Nuclear and Gas as ‘Green’ Investments

      M&G Investments Selects Bloomberg Data Management Services to Manage ESG Data Feeds

      Asset Managers Signed Up to ESG Initiatives Failing to Vote Accordingly

      Bank Fees for Green Debt Surpass Fossil-fuel Financing

      Investors Seek Clearer Definition of What ESG Means in EU

      Invesco Gives 34-Year-Old Underperforming Fund an ESG Makeover

      PGIM Real Estate Adds ESG Lead for Europe and Asia Pacific

      Analysis-How 2021 Became the Year of ESG Investing

      Comptroller Stringer and Trustees Announce Successful $3 Billion Divestment from Fossil Fuels

      Anti-woke Strategies Emerge as Flipside of ESG

      Hedge Funds in the U.S. and U.K. Are Told to Meet ESG Rule for EU Sales

      Why Green Stocks Are Slumping During an ESG Boom

      PGIM Unveils Strategic Income ESG Fund

      Hedge Funds Hit by ‘Onerous’ ESG Rule Turn to Lawyers for Help

      Bridgewater Launches Rising Fellows Program to Help Expand Investment Industry Diversity

      Outlook 2022: What is Next for ESG as the Dust Settles on COP26?

      ESG Disclosures Are Becoming the Standard

      Sustainability Will Send Some Broke: Research

      Goldman Sachs Unveils New Plan to Slash Its Financed Emissions

      Shareholder Group Pressures U.S. Banks to Drop Fossil Fuels Faster

      SBAI Publishes Report On Culture and Diversity for Smaller Asset Managers

      Pimco, Fidelity Shun Net-Zero Alliance Embraced by BlackRock

      Cliff Asness’s AQR Adds Short-Selling Twist to ESG Investing

      BlackRock Adds Diversity Target for U.S. Boardrooms

      Wall Street Is Close to Triggering a Climate Financial Crisis

      What to Watch in Climate Finance Next Year

      Brookfield Sees ‘Massive’ Opportunities in Energy Shift

      Greenwashing A Problem for Fund Management Industry, Study Finds

      Private Equity's Climate Footprint Gains Focus

      California’s Public Pensions Are Major Fossil Fuel Investors

      ESG Investing Poses No ‘Significant’ Cost to Investors

      Asset Management Industry Severely Lacking Diversity, New Knight Foundation Study Finds; Signals Untapped Opportunity for Investors

      PE Firms Are Making Diversity Efforts, But It Will Likely Be A Long Road

      Amundi US Appoints New Head of ESG

      Norway Wealth Fund Calls On Companies to Act On Climate

      Blackstone, Apollo Among Holdouts Snubbing New Finance Club

      The Hot New Trend For Hedge Funds Is—Finally—Female Founders

      ESG Investments Poised to Reach $30 Trillion by 2030

      Goldman Sachs Asset Management Ethnic and Gender Diversity Update to Proxy Voting Policies

      Global Alliance Launches ESG Book to Shape the Future of ESG Data

      The ESG Market Is Controlled by a Few Big Investors

      ESG-Focused Hedge Fund Launched by Canada Market Veterans

      59 Percent of Businesses Lose Work Due to Poor ESG Performance

      Can Crypto be Green?

      France Appoints Amundi's Perrier to Head Financial Sector Climate Commission

      Top Asset Owners’ USD23 Trillion the Real Key to Unlocking Net Zero

      HSBC Launches Indexes That Screen Firms for Biodiversity Risk

      BlueBay Launches New ESG-focused Multi-Asset Credit Fund

      The Challenge for Asset Managers In the Climate Crisis

      Fund Managers Face More Delays As EU Greenwash Rules Hit Hurdles

      Large Uptick In Institutional Investors Committing to Net Zero Targets, Finds Aviva Investors Study

      ECB Says Most European Banks Still Don’t Have Climate Strategies

      Sovereign Wealth Funds Dramatically Step Up Their Focus on ESG

      Asset Owners See Diversity and Inclusion As Most Critical Component of ESG Measurement Among Managers

      Morgan Stanley Wants More Diverse Youths Working On Wall Street

      Citigroup Wins First Texas Muni-Bond Deal Since Gun Law Spat

      BlackRock Sees Coal, Oil Power Projects Facing Investment Challenges

      Investors Bet Climate Adaptation Will Soon Be Profitable

      MBH Research Predicts Increase In ESG Reporting from Smaller Companies

      Alternative and Multi-asset Managers Behind the Curve On Diversity Engagement

      The Surprising Reason That Allocators Are Embracing ESG

      ESG Uptake By Asset Managers Reaches 95%

      Cinven Appoints External Adviser for Carbon Footprint Review

      Managers and Investors Split On ESG Integration, with Data Clarity A Major Roadblock

      Can the Work from Home Experiment Help Close Asset Management’s Gender Gap?

      Global ESG Survey: Asset Managers Reveal Greater Engagement with Underlying Investments, As Asset Owners Identify Climate Change As Their Top ESG Concern

      Green Markets Put World’s Poor At Mercy of Higher Funding Costs

      Key Challenges for Climate-aware Equity Investors

      BlackRock, Brookfield Pipeline Bids Underscore An ESG Dilemma

      North American Individuals Surpass Europeans At ESG Adoption

      Carney Tells Net-Zero Investors They Won’t Face Lower Returns

      FCA Revamps ESG Strategy to Support Sustainable Future for UK Financial Sector

      Ackman Says Central Banks Haven’t Weighed ESG’s Inflation Impact

      Global Hedge Fund Personnel Hiring Still Mostly White Men

      Asset Managers Face Obstacles On the Road to Net Zero

      Hedge Fund Tycoon Paul Marshall Pledges GBP50 Million for LSE Social Impact Initiative

      FINRA’s Eileen Murray Says Government Needs to Regulate ESG for There to Be A Real transformation

      Three-quarters of Institutional Investors Say They May Divest from Companies with Poor Environmental Track Records

      BlackRock Raises $673 Million for Climate-Focused Infrastructure Fund

      Trillion-dollar ESG Boom Rings Bubble-trouble Alarm In New Study

      ESG Factors of Increasing Importance to Institutional Investors

      Companies Failing to Act on ESG Issues Risk Losing Investors, Finds New PwC Survey

      Hedge Funds Split Over ESG Ahead of COP26 Climate Summit

      Your ESG Fund Might Be Invested In Facebook—and It Highlights A Major Issue with Sustainable Investing

      Women Were Scared of Working at Blackstone, Schwarzman Says

      One of World’s Biggest Pension Funds to Stop Investing In Fossil Fuels

      The Senior Investment Role That’s Dominated by Women

      Big Banks Haven't Quit Fossil Fuel, with $4 Trillion Since Paris

      SEC’s Lee Seeks Global Action On Climate Disclosure

      U.S. Regulators Warn Climate Change Is a Threat to Financial Stability

      Goldman Sachs Hires New Head of ESG Real Estate for Europe, Asia

      Investors Recognise Climate Responsibility but Ambivalence to Act Remains

      ESG Securitization Is Next Frontier for Europe’s Finance Lobby

      Climate Change Needs to Be Tackled Like COVID-19, Says BlackRock Boss

      Capital Group Finds ESG Hampered by Lack of Consistency in Reporting

      Senators Urge SEC to Adopt Measures to Make $70 Trillion Asset Management Field More Diverse

      Investment Firms Must Do More to Demonstrate Their Social Impact, CFA Warns

      Pandemic and Climate Change Are Biggest Deal Blockers In Next 12 Months, Say UK Dealmakers

      Hedge Funds Diversifying Their Strategies, But Slower to Adopt AI and ESG, Says EisnerAmper Survey

      EQT Becomes First Private Markets Firm to Set Science Based ESG Targets

      Blackrock Rejects Call for Australia's CBA to Stop Fossil Fuel Funding

      Trillion-Dollar ESG Boom Is Punishing Old-School Energy Stocks

      Fund Managers Brace for Correction As Greenwash Rules Go Global

      Over 90% of Firms Aren’t Measuring Emissions Correctly, BCG Says

      Prince Harry, Meghan Join ESG Boom As 'Impact Partners' In Fund

      Challenges and Opportunities: How Hedge Funds Are Grappling with ESG, Remote Working and the ‘Portfolio Conundrum’

      BlackRock’s Landmark Move on Proxy Votes Fuels a Big ESG Debate

      Japan Becomes First G-7 Nation to Factor ESG Into Investments

      Non-Profit & For-Profit Leaders Form Novata, a New Technology Platform Designed to Streamline ESG Reporting Across the Private Markets

      Blackstone Hires Global Head of ESG for Private Equity

      Al Gore’s $36 Billion Fund Sees New Urgency to Cut Off Oil Money

      Deutsche Bank’s DWS Orders Fresh Probe Into ESG Greenwash Claims

      Why Canadian Companies Are Preparing for A Wave of ESG Cases Coming Their Way

      Inclusion & Integration of Gender Lens Investing

      He Helped Start the ESG Movement. Now He Wants to Fix It.

      Private Equity Industry Establishes First-Ever LP and GP Partnership to Standardize ESG Reporting

      America’s Top Foundations Overwhelmingly Invest Their Assets Through White Male-led Firms, but A New Study Sees Growing Commitment to Diversity

      Billionaire Ray Dalio On Climate Change: ‘It Worries Me. I Worry for Man’

      Financial Returns Are Fuelling ESG Boom As Banks Scramble to Make Sustainability Gains

      ‘Wild West’ of ESG Ripe for A Crackdown, Veteran Investor Says

      Once A Fringe Concern for Private Equity Firms ESG Is Rapidly Taking Centre Stage

      In Covid Era, ESG Investors Found to Have Health ‘Blind Spot’

      BlackRock’s Larry Fink Says Big Companies Shouldn’t Be the Only ‘Climate Police’ In the World

      ESG Can Drive Europe Stock Returns to 12% Outperformance

      A Climate Reckoning Is Coming for the World’s Government Debt

      Investors Managing $6.6 Trillion Call for Funding Carbon Removal

      Vanguard Comes Up Short on the Climate Front, Think Tank Says

      Man GLG Unveils New Global Sustainability-focused Long / Short Hedge Fund

      Saudi Wealth Fund Plans Green Bond, Works With BlackRock on ESG

      Investment Consultants to Play "Crucial" Role In Investment Industry’s Push for Net Zero

      Private Market Allocators Are No Longer Taking a ‘Wait-and-See’ Approach to ESG

      The Number of Female Founders in Asset Management Hasn’t Changed Much Since 1993. Marcia Page Wants to Fix That.

      ESG Goes Up in Smoke at L&G in Handling of Philip Morris’s Vectura Bid

      Ontario Teachers’ Targets 45% Cut in Carbon Emissions by 2025

      Over 300 Female Managers Picked for 100 Women in Finance’s Flagship Cap Intro Event

      Sustainable Investments Could Make Up Majority of Global Private Wealth Portfolios in Coming Years

      Hedge Fund Activist Jeff Ubben Asks SEC to Mandate Carbon Pricing Disclosures

      Fund Managers and the Path Towards Net Zero Emissions

      Engine No. 1 Unveils ESG Framework to Scrutinize Investments

      DWS Selloff ‘Excessive’ as Greenwashing Hard to Prove, Citi Says

      Greenwashing a Risk Among a Quarter of UK Equity Funds, Study Finds

      KKR Appoints Chief Diversity Officer and Head of Talent Management

      Harvard's US$42 Billion Fund Will Stop Investing In Fossil Fuels

      SEC Crackdown on ESG Could Force Fund Managers to More Clearly Define Rules

      Investment Managers Want Companies with Sustainable Supply Chains

      Investors with USD2.3tn In Assets Demand Standardised Environmental Data from Private Companies

      Wall Street's ESG Loans Charge Corporate America Little for Missed Goals

      Infrastructure Giant in Australia Maps Out Carbon Reduction Plan

      Schroders Among Asset Managers Failing to Make Best Practice List

      US Institutional Investors Aim to Hire More Diverse Asset Managers Over Next Year

      SEC Chairman Gensler Orders Review of Funds’ ESG Disclosures

      Governance Outranks Climate in Pension Scheme Members’ ESG Priorities, Finds LGIM

      Challenges Ahead as UK Pension Schemes Face Mandatory Climate Reporting

      Carbon Offsets Are Next Big Bet for $3.2 Billion Tribeca Fund

      Big Four Accounting Firms Rush to Join the ESG Bandwagon

      Neuberger Berman Creates Europe ESG Role

      Public Companies in Asia Make Strides in Sustainability and Governance, but Challenges Persist

      Amazon’s Biggest, Hardest-to-solve ESG Issue May Be its Own Workers

      Funds Holding $10 Trillion Are Told Their ESG Goals Fall Short

      DWS Rocked by $1trillion SEC Greenwashing Probe

      How Venture Capital Can Join the ESG Revolution

      Calamos to Expand Sustainable Investing Capabilities, Hires Seasoned ESG Management Team

      CSA to Host Roundtable That Tackles Greenwashing

      Super Funds Could Use ‘Green Shorting’ to Escalate Climate Concerns

      Hedge Funds and Private Equity Improve ESG Focus Yet Face Differing Reporting and Monitoring Challenges

      Bain Capital to Create ESG Hedge Fund

      Is ESG Investing a Form of Active Management?

      Private Equity Touts its ESG Cred but Ups Its Bets On Defense Deals

      Prudential Makes USD200m Commitment to Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Through Private Equity Investments

      EU’s SFDR Sustainability Framework Remains a “Work in Progress” for Many Fund Managers

      How Investors Can Identify ‘Policy Black Swans’ in China and Elsewhere

      ‘Don’t Think About ESG Simply As a Reporting Exercise,’ Advises Former SSGA Asset Stewardship Head

      There’s $35 Trillion Invested in Sustainability, but $25 Trillion of That Isn’t Doing Much

      Cohen & Steers Appoints Khalid Husain as Head of ESG

      Almost 300 Female Fund Managers to (Virtually) Attend Global Fund Women Week

      Looking Beyond the Numbers for Sustainable Investing

      Why PSP Investments Is Good at ESG

      Securitise This: Amid Hedge Funds’ Green Push, BlueBay Eyes Structured Credit’s ESG Credentials

      How Activist Hedge Funds Went from Corporate Raiders to Climate Heroes

      CUNY Teams with Bloomberg LP, Centerbridge and Goldman Sachs to Launch ‘CUNY Futures in Finance’

      DWS Hires Global Head of ESG for Real Estate Unit

      Cerulli Calls on Hedge Funds to Partner with European Investors

      Sustainable Investing and ESG Advocates Hope Dire Climate Report Serves As Wake Up Call for Financial Services

      ESG Trend is Bypassing Most of the Global Capital Market, and That’s Bad News for Sustainability

      Chinese Investors Mock Asset Managers and Offer Advice On Stock Picks for Cautious Approach to Renewables Sector

      For Buffett, Berkshire, Beating BlackRock ESG May Be As Hard As Beating S&P 500

      ESG Factors Must Play a Far Bigger Role in M&A Deal Due Diligence, Says Accuracy

      Khiron Publishes Inaugural 2020 ESG Report, Demonstrating Commitment to Sustainability and Continued Market Leadership

      New Hedge Fund Aligns High-Quality Businesses with ESG Factors