Temasek and BlackRock plan to launch late-stage venture capital and early growth private equity funds to speed up decarbonization.
J.P. Morgan Asset Management appointed a new head of investment stewardship for Asia ex-Japan.
Retirement plan-owned IFM Investors is targeting net-zero greenhouse gas emissions by 2050.
Imperial College and Singapore's SMU launched a research and training center to help make Singapore a green finance hub.
A survey by the Responsible Investment Association Australasia shows impact investments quintupling over the coming five years.
Money managers and asset owners in Asia continue push to take ESG factors into account for bond portfolios, and to engage with issuers.
The bushfires that devastated Australia are forcing super funds to defend engaging with fossil-fuel companies, rather than divesting them.
Fidelity International launched a proprietary sustainability ratings system — to promote engagement over exclusion.
Some observers report early signs of an exodus of money management firms following Brunei's new law punishing homosexuality and adultery.