• BMO pitching sustainable bonds as energy firms try to go green 09 Oct 2019 17:17 Calgary Herald Bank of Montreal is pitching energy companies to issue sustainable bonds as the lender seeks to expand its ESG capital markets business amid pressure for the oil industry to move into greener technologies. “We feel there’s an opportunity in this space,” …
  • Malaysian banks take up BNM’s challenge to combat climate change 09 Oct 2019 16:39 Borneo Post Malaysian banks are taking up Bank Negara Malaysia’s challenge to combat climate change with the adoption of a responsible lending policy as well as educating their retail and business banking customers on sustainability. — Bernama photo KUALA LUMPUR: …
  • Forum Conclusions 4th ESG Responsible Investments & Sustainable Finance Forum 09 Oct 2019 16:10 CSRwire.com BERLIN, Oct. 09 /CSRwire/ - Global Sustain GmbH part of Global Sustain Group (https://globalsustaingroup.com/) organised successfully for the fourth consecutive year in collaboration with Forum for Responsible Investment (FNG) & …
  • INSIGHT-Investors get lost in Big Oil's carbon accounting maze 09 Oct 2019 06:09 Reuters * Oil, gas sector has no unified carbon accounting standard * Firms have no comparable emissions reduction targets * Are oil groups responsible for emissions from fuel use? * Oil majors' carbon emissions: tmsnrt.rs/2l6A9v0 By Shadia Nasralla and …
  • Signs Of ESG Growth: CME Launch S&P 500 ESG Mini Futures 08 Oct 2019 15:43 ETF Trends In another sign of the increasing popularity of environmental, social and governance (ESG) investment strategies, the CME Group E-mini S&P 500 ESG Index futures. The new futures contracts are expected to debut on Nov. 18. “Our new futures contracts …
  • ESG restrictions see limited impact on CLO credit 08 Oct 2019 09:40 Reuters LONDON, Oct 8 (LPC) - An increasing number of CLOs are adopting environmental, social and governance investment criteria, but the exposure of leveraged loans to industries affected by ESG rules is limited, representing an average of just 3% of European CLO …
  • Qatar- ESG mandatory guidelines soon for listed companies: QSE CEO 07 Oct 2019 05:59 Mena FN (MENAFN - The Peninsula) By Satish Kanady I The Peninsula Qatar Stock Exchange (QSE) CEO Rashid bin Ali Al Mansoori said yesterday that it would be mandatory for the listed companies to strictly adhere to the soon-to-be released ESG (environmental, social …
  • Climate Action & Your Portfolio: A Conversation About ESG Investment & Greenwashing With ETHO Capital 12 Oct 2019 12:20 CleanTechnica Fossil Fuels Published on October 12th, 2019 | by Andrea Bertoli 0 October 12th, 2019 by Andrea Bertoli  In the interest of full transparency, it should be noted that I put a portion of my total investment in ETHO as part of my sustainable investment …
  • NiSource Named to 2019 Dow Jones Sustainability Index 11 Oct 2019 16:56 GuruFocus.com MERRILLVILLE, Ind., Oct. 11, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- NiSource Inc. (NYSE: NI) was named to the Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI) - North America in recognition of the company's sustainable business practices and performance for the sixth …
  • Can Corporate Social Responsibility Be Legally Enforced? 11 Oct 2019 14:04 Forbes Environment, Economy, Society text on sticky notes isolated on Black desk. Mechanism Strategy Concept Getty We live in a society that increasingly prioritizes accountability in all aspects of life, from the way our food is grown to the way men treat the …
  • PepsiCo Borrows to Go Green 10 Oct 2019 19:12 The Motley Fool On Wednesday, PepsiCo (NASDAQ:PEP) issued a filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission that at first blush could be mistaken for a quite routine notification. The company announced its pricing on Monday, Oct. 7, of $1 billion in senior notes due in …
  • Euronext Announces New Three-Year Strategic Plan 10 Oct 2019 19:03 Mondovisione Euronext, the leading pan-European exchange, today announced its new three-year strategic plan, “Let’s Grow Together 2022”. Since its 2014 carve-out, Euronext has expanded substantially, maintaining its trademark operating excellence as it grew organically …