- Sustainable Finance and Investing
Sustainable Finance and Investing
Discover how to apply a sustainability lens to your decision making, risk management and capital raising.
Navigating the sustainable finance and investment regulatory landscape requires the most comprehensive cross-asset data, indices and analytics to enhance transparency in your decision making, risk management and capital raising.
Few partnerships can change the world more than finance and sustainability. A unified approach will help you meet investors’ sustainable mandates, access and provide capital for the growth of the green economy and shift business decisions to align with the transition to net zero.
A fundamental shift is needed in the financial industry towards more sustainable economic growth.
Find out how LSEG’s sustainable finance solutions can help you navigate sustainable challenges.
Solving customer needs
Green Economy Mark
The Green Economy Mark recognises London-listed companies and funds that derive more than 50% of their revenues from products and services that contribute to their environmental objectives, such as climate change mitigation and adaptation, waste and pollution reduction and the circular economy.
Sustainable Bond Market
Innovative issuers in sustainable finance can look to London Stock Exchange’s dedicated Sustainable Bond Market (SBM) for improved access, flexibility and transparency for investors. See how our expanded SBM offers a wide range of opportunities for green, sustainable and social bonds – and bonds from green economy issuers and most recently sustainability-linked bonds.
Engage with the community
Glasgow Financial Alliance for Net Zero
Glasgow Financial Alliance for New Zero (GFANZ) is a global coalition of leading financial institutions committed to accelerating the decarbonization of the economy.
Sustainable Stock Exchanges
The Sustainable Stock Exchange's mission is to provide a global platform for exploring how exchanges – in collaboration with investors, companies (issuers), regulators, policymakers and relevant international organisations – can enhance performance on ESG issues and encourage sustainable investment, including the financing of the UN Sustainable Development Goals.
The Valuable 500
LSEG is a founding member of the Valuable 500, a business initiative focused on system-wide change for disability inclusion. This is a global collective of 500 CEOs and their companies, representing over 22 million employees in 41 countries, across 64 industries.
LSEG is one of 13 ‘iconic leaders’ which are playing a proactive role in the initiative’s work streams to establish solutions to overcome inclusion barriers. Alongside Allianz, LSEG is leading the Inclusive Reporting workstream, which is defining the disability data and information which should be promoted to enhance corporate disclosure of disability inclusion in the workplace.
Accelerate the just transition to net zero
Through its Green Economy Mark and Sustainable Bond Market, the London Stock Exchange is continuing to play a key role in channeling capital to the green economy.
Leading insights into the rapidly evolving carbon trading markets
With Refinitiv’s carbon research and analysis, you can leverage sophisticated proprietary modelling and forecasting techniques to understand the supply and demand trends of emissions allowances, and the related impact on carbon and emissions pricing.
Read our insights into how sustainable economic growth is developing and why delivering sustainable economic growth means more economic activity must focus on creating, scaling and delivering solutions to the world’s environmental and social challenges.
Create inclusive economic opportunity
Does board centrality predict future financial performance?
We examine how connectivity between firms is related to financial performance.
Diversity & Inclusion in the post-COVID world
Many companies and entire economic sectors were, and are continuing to be, battered by the Covid-19 pandemic. In addition, issues of racial equality in society moved to the forefront of individual lives and businesses.
Amplifying the “S” in ESG
Better integration of social indicators can help to identify more resilient and profitable investment opportunities, and de-risk investments.
Gender diversity: who’s in the chair?
International Women’s Day 2022 encourages us to #BreakTheBias, with this in mind we look at the gender diversity in companies, including their chairman… chairperson.