A BNP Paribas survey finds that smaller investors are more likely to embed ESG capabilities throughout their organization.
Melissa McDonald joined MSCI as global head of ESG and climate indexes.
The Financial Reporting Council published a list of signatories to the U.K. Stewardship Code, with two-thirds of 189 applicants making the grade.
Dutch pension fund Pensioenfonds van de Metalektro has divested all fossil-fuel oil and gas holdings as part of its climate policy.
DWS Group is refuting allegations made by its former head of sustainability that the firm misrepresented its ESG investing.
More than half of climate-themed funds do not align with the goals of the Paris Agreement.
The latest U.N. scientific report on global warming is ramping up the pressure on investors and others to do more to tackle climate change.
The U.K. hydrogen strategy unveiled to help meet low-carbon goals was welcomed by investors with varying degrees of enthusiasm.
Harry Prabandham was named CIO of RadiantESG Global Investors, which will launch new sustainable strategies later this year.
New York State Common Retirement Fund is evaluating 42 oil and gas companies to see if they are ready to transition to a low-carbon economy.
Most institutional asset owners are moving toward fully integrating ESG investment processes and adopting thematic strategies.
Rachel Whittaker was named head of sustainable investment research for Robeco, replacing Michael van der Meer.
Global warming could exceed 1.5 degrees Celsius in the next 20 years without large, immediate reductions in greenhouse gas emissions.
The National Electrical Benefit Fund's new economic impact study is good news for the pension fund and could inspire other ESG investors.
Impact investing consultant Tideline released a guide to help investors define how they approach sustainable investing.
Gemma Corrigan was named head of policy and advocacy within Federated Hermes' responsibility office, replacing Ingrid Holmes.
Nathalie Wallace was named global head of sustainable investing at Natixis Investment Managers, replacing Harald Walkate.
Federica Calvetti was named head of ESG and strategic activism at Eurizon, the asset management company of Intesa Sanpaolo Group.
Corporate 401(k) participants will be able to compare how the firm's sustainability goals play out in plan investments with a new scorecard.
The upcoming U.N. climate-change conference has asset owners, managers and regulators getting a jump on ways to achieve net-zero ambitions.
PRI CEO Fiona Reynolds is leaving in January to become CEO of Conexus Financial, an independent financial media organization in Australia.
RPMI Railpen launched a plan that seeks to achieve net-zero emissions by 2050 or sooner in its investment portfolio.
The companies with which BlackRock engaged over the past year are making progress on managing climate risk, but not on workplace diversity.
Managers of ESG funds received notice from the U.K.'s Financial Conduct Authority that many applications seeking authorization are falling short.
Sustainable investment assets globally grew 15% over the past two years to reach $35 trillion.