Capital Markets

“Hong Kong Exchange launches new e-training, guidelines for ESG reporting” –The Asset ESG Forum – March 9, 2020

On March 9, 2020 The Asset reported that the “Stock Exchange of Hong Kong, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing (HKEX), has launched its updated environmental, social and governance (ESG) e-training programme and published its new guidelines on ESG reporting to help issuers better navigate the evolving standards on ESG reporting. ‘As […]

“ESG investing in emerging markets” – MSCI – February 11, 2020

On February 11, 2020 MSCI published a report entitled, “ESG investing in emerging markets.” “Recent studies by MSCI ESG Research LLC have shown historical positive links between environmental, social and governance considerations and corporate financial performance. Because investors might still question whether ESG historically added value in emerging markets, where companies’ consideration of ESG risks […]