Asia

“Archie Beeching — Responsible investing gains in Asia” – Nikei Asian Review – June 27, 2016

In a commentary published in Nikkei Asian Review on June 27, 2016 Archie Beeching, senior manager of fixed income and infrastructure at UN PRI, provides a broad-brush overview of the drivers behind increasing interest in responsible investing in Asia. You may read the commentary on the Nikkei Asian Review internet site.

“ESG is new buzzword for listed companies, investors in HK, Asia as regulations tighten” – South China Morning Post – June 12, 2016

On June 12, 2016 South China Morning Post reported on new listing requirements for Hong Kong listed companies, requiring companies to report on environmental, social and governance (ESG) policies and compliance with laws as well as regulations.  According to South China Morning Post, “(m)andatory disclosures by Hong Kong companies about policies and how they plan […]