Posts tagged with "ESG"

The Commission adopts the European Sustainability Reporting Standards
EU Newsletter · 01. August 2023
The standards cover the full range of environmental, social, and governance issues, including climate change, biodiversity and human rights.

The environmental problems facing Southeast Asia
Economy · 26. July 2023
Environmental, social and governance (ESG) issues are becoming increasingly important to companies, investors and consumers in Southeast Asia. That is why we are now including an ESG score and section in our quarterly reports. We are also publishing three articles looking at each aspect of ESG. Adrian Ashurst, CEO of Worldbox Intelligence, kicks off by looking at the latest trends in terms of the environment.

As globalisation evolves, businesses stick with tried-and-tested jurisdictions
Economy · 27. June 2023
The global business environment has changed in recent years, with trade wars, new ESG requirements, rising inflation and increasing regionalisation.

Can you do ESG?
Economy · 31. January 2023
A new Creditreform study shows that companies lack knowledge about ESG. The knowledge gap is particularly large when those responsible are in the HR department. So what to do?

EU Taxonomy: partnership between Cerved and Greenomy
Members News · 19. December 2022
Thanks to this strategic agreement with Greenomy, Cerved’s corporate and financial institution clients will be provided an end-to-end solution to perform a more complete risk assessment and help mitigate their climate risk.

FEBIS participates in the EFRAG conference on “Where is corporate reporting heading”
FEBIS · 14. December 2022
This event leaned on valuable insights on corporate reporting and challenges and opportunities lying ahead, especially with the fresh adoption of the Corporate Sustainability Reporting Directive (CSRD), in November 2022 which will make businesses more publicly accountable by obliging them to regularly disclose information on their societal and environmental impact.

Council formally adopts the Corporate Sustainability Reporting Directive
EU Newsletter · 29. November 2022
On 28th November 2022, the Council formally adopted the latest version of the compromise found with the European Parliament and the European Commission on the proposal for a Directive on Corporate Sustainability Reporting ( CSRD).

Corporate Sustainability Reporting Directive: EU adopts new reporting rules on ESG (Environmental, Social and Governance)
EU Newsletter · 16. November 2022
All large companies in the EU will have to disclose data on the impact of their activities on people and the planet and any sustainability risks they are exposed to.

CRIF launches platform for evaluating companies according to ESG criteria
Members News · 03. December 2021
With CRIF ESG, information service provider CRIF has created a portal for evaluating companies according to ESG criteria (Environmental, Social, Governance).

Economy · 10. December 2020
The CSR (Corporate Social Responsibility) theme is now very much present in the public debate. Extra-financial rating is key to present companies’ actions and approaches but also to help investors differentiate them. That being said, are financial and extra-financial ratings equal?