China

“Corporate Governance in China” – MSCI – September 2017

In September 2017 MSCI published a research report entitled, “Corporate Governance in China.” “China adopted its first corporate governance code in 2001, ahead of many APAC peers, and with updates in 2011 and 2016. As China’s market becomes more accessible to global investors, corporate governance practices will likely face increased comparison to global standards. This […]

“China’s MSCI constituents must meet environmental, social and governance ratings within two years” – South China Morning Post – September 3, 2017

In an exclusive interview with the South China Morning Post on September 3, 2017, global CEO of MSCI Henry Ferndandez disclosed that MSCI “aims to finish assigning environmental, social and governance (ESG) performance ratings on the mainland’s 222 listed firms to be included in its widely tracked Emerging Markets Index, within two years to meet […]