2019

“New MoU aims to sideline rulebreakers” – Bangkok Post – May 24, 2019

On May 24, 2019 Bangkok Post reported that the Government Pension Fund (GPF), a few insurance companies and seven mutual funds have launched an initiative called the Negative List Guideline to boost ESG compliance by Thai listed companies. According to the article, “(u)nder the scheme, participating institutional investors will declare their intention to the public […]

“S&P Dow Jones Indices Launches Global ESG Index Series” – Morningstar – May 21, 2019

On May 21, 2019 Morningstar reported that S&P Dow Jones Indices has launched 22 new environmental, social and governance (ESG) versions of its main global equity indices, “with the company seeking to meet rising investor demand for such vehicles. S&P Dow Jones Indices said the new series includes ESG versions of the S&P Global 1200, […]