Sustainability Data in Focus

Developments in Data, Research, Trends

Survey: Majority of CFOs prioritizing ESG investment   
November 12, 2021
Source: Business Wire - According to a new survey by Grant Thornton LLP, 57% of chief financial officers (CFOs) have made it a priority to invest in environmental, social and governance (ESG) efforts since the start of 2020, with 23% saying that ESG...
Fashion platform Otrium adopts sustainability ratings   
October 26, 2021
Source: EcoTextile - AMSTERDAM – Online fashion marketplace Otrium has partnered with sustainability rating platform Good On You to integrate company scores on its website.
How Fashion Is Still Spreading Misinformation Around Sustainability Data   
October 19, 2021
Source: Glossy - A new report titled “Cotton: A Case Study in Misinformation“ looks at debunking false claims present in the cotton industry, plus lays a roadmap for accurate data research and industry-wide data transparency. As the 2021 United...
Recent Study Reveals More Than a Third of Global Consumers Are Willing to Pay More for Sustainability as Demand Grows for Environmentally-Friendly Alternatives   
October 18, 2021
Source: Yahoo - With COP26, the 2021 United Nations Climate Change Conference, just weeks away, a major study of more than 10,000 people across 17 countries shows that sustainability is becoming increasingly important in consumers’ purchasing...
Tackle greenwashing to boost sustainable investment, says IMF   
October 06, 2021
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Sustainability Survey Report   
September 28, 2021
Source: Get Smarter - GetSmarter just released a new survey report, Sustainability: The meaning, changing perceptions, and expanding agendas with interesting findings around how the shift toward sustainability affects individuals and organizations and...
Researchers release first-of-its-kind quantitative assessment for sustainable agriculture   
September 27, 2021
Source: Uba Net - or the first time, scientists have assembled a quantitative assessment for agriculture sustainability for countries around the world based not only on environmental impacts, but economic and social impacts, as well
China seeks to lure new international corporate sustainability body to capital   
September 20, 2021
Source: South China Morning Post - China is trying to persuade a new international agency that will set corporate rules on climate change and environmental reporting to set up its headquarters in Beijing.
How to play the next big trend in ESG investing: green data centers   
September 14, 2021
Source: CNBC(Subscription) - Data centers are critical to the modern economy, and as they grow in importance there’s an “urgent need” to reduce their heavy environmental footprint, according to Barclays. The firm noted that data centers — although somewhat...
Schroders commits to publishing sustainability data in value assessments   
September 13, 2021
Source: Profesdsional Adviser - Schroders will include sustainability data at an individual fund level within its next Assessment of Value report in order to improve transparency for clients.
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