The UK pension fund notes in voting guidelines that the ISSB reporting standards IFRS S1 and S2 should be seen as a ‘minimum’.
The International Sustainability Standards Board’s guidance is aimed at improving trust in climate-related disclosures.
Musk and Edelman trade jibes; communication is key to investor relations; “green hushing” in the US; BlackRock speaks up for sustainability.
It may sometimes take courage, but asking questions is the most effective thing a board director can do to address climate-related risk.
Study reveals just 154 UK firms made any reference to the Task Force on Climate-related Financial Disclosures (TCFD) in their 2020 reporting.
Governor of the Bank of England warns that the global financial system needs to put climate-related risk “at the heart of decision-making”.
The UK regulator has added its voice to the growing chorus of organisations urging companies to improve their disclosure of climate-related risks.
Netflix and Walt Disney are among the companies targeted by investors calling for more “environmentally friendly” policies.