PROFILING KEY GLOBAL CAPITAL MARKET PLAYERS AND INFLUENTIALS SHAPING MARKETS, CORPORATE REPUTATIONS AND VALUATIONS.
ESG / Sustainable & Responsible Investment
Corporate executives are suddenly talking ESG on quarterly earnings calls   
May 28, 2020
Source: ImpactAlpha - Corporate executives are suddenly talking ESG on quarterly earnings calls. ... Even pre-dating COVID, pressure has been growing on executives to address long-term strategies on quarterly earnings calls. Last year, CEOs made grand...
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Executive pay becoming virus focal point for ESG investors   
May 28, 2020
Source: Corporate Citizenship - With millions out of work or now reliant on the Government for their pay cheques, ESG investors are preparing to scrutinise executive pay like never before. While a number of companies had already begun to link the compensation...
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Clean Power Stocks Outperform Fossil Fuel Peers during Pandemic   
May 28, 2020
Source: Financial Times - Clean power stocks outperform fossil fuel peers during pandemic. US renewable groups' shares rise amid coronavirus crisis as oil leads wider
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SEC Chair Warns of Risks Tied to ESG Ratings   
May 28, 2020
Source: Financial Times - The SEC has asked for feedback from asset managers about ESG ratings as concerns rise about the spread of so-called greenwashing by
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Asset owners see sustainability as core to future of investing: survey   
May 28, 2020
Source: International Investment - A majority of asset owners globally actively integrate ESG factors into their investment process, according to a new survey published yesterday by the Morgan Stanley Institute for Sustainable Investing and Morgan Stanley...
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Unplugged with Agrimetrics: Linking Agriculture & Sustainable Financing - video   
May 28, 2020
Source: Finextra - Dr Matthew Smith Chief Product Officer Agrimetrics shows the new Data Explorer tool from Agrimetrics and describes how linked data from many sources is becoming easier and can help not only agriculture, supply chains but also...
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ESG and the Earning Call: Communicating Sustainable Value Creation Quarter by Quarter   
May 27, 2020
Source: CEO Investor Forum & NYU Stern Center for Sustainable Business - Earnings calls move markets, and investors highly value the transparency and outputs of frequent reporting. However, a dominant focus on standard quarterly financial reporting and a lack of attention to ESG—and the impact that...
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Morgan Stanley: Asset Owners See Sustainability as Core to Future of Investing   
May 27, 2020
Source: Environment + Energy Leader - A majority of asset owners globally actively integrate ESG factors into their investment process, according to a new survey published today by the Morgan Stanley Institute for Sustainable Investing and Morgan Stanley Investment...
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MSCI Signs License Agreement with HKEX to Launch Futures and Options on Suite of Indexes in Asia and Emerging Markets   
May 27, 2020
Source: MSCI - MSCI Inc. (NYSE: MSCI), a leading provider of mission critical decision support tools and services for the global investment community, today announced it has signed a licensing agreement with Hong Kong Futures Exchange Limited,...
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Paper focuses on investing wisely in sustainable intensification researhc   
May 27, 2020
Source: Phys.org - ..n a paper recently published in Nature Sustainability, Grassini and Cassman propose a four-pronged prioritization framework for funders to use as they distribute research dollars to agricultural scientists pursuing the goal of...
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