Enable growth of the green economy

Enable growth of the green economy

To deliver sustainable economic growth, more economic activity must focus on creating, scaling, and delivering solutions to the world’s environmental and social challenges. We provide insight into how sustainable economic growth is developing.

A perfect storm of climate change, geopolitical pressures and economic downturn – set against the backdrop of an ongoing pandemic – has created a global surge in infrastructure projects and a correspo
2021 was a year that saw strong growth in the London Stock Exchange’s ETP range.
The number and scale of investors demanding greater disclosure of ESG-related data and integrating ESG into their capital allocation decision making continues to gather pace around the world.
We illustrate how climate change could materialize should no further mitigation efforts be implemented.
It’s been a year of contrasts—probably the most restrained thing one can say of 2021.
Our latest report champions pioneering sustainable companies and explores the evolution of London’s green economy.
If your sustainability goals differ from the three broad definitions of E, S and G how can you measure their success?
We investigate how a stock portfolio can be chosen to represent a significant improvement in terms of sustainability, while not sacrificing the financial performance.
Get the most comprehensive view of sustainable financing and advisor activity, covering sustainable bonds, loans, ECM and M&A
The accelerated adoption of environmental, social and governance features into loan agreements in 2021 resulted in volume growth of almost 500x for the sector compared to 2020, the year when all atten
As governments around the globe respond with their commitments to fight financial crime, regulators are focusing on environmental, social and governance (ESG) criteria.
Sustainable investment is an equity story, isn’t it? After all, it’s only shareholders who have voting rights.
Essential reading for institutional investors interested in sustainable investment (SI), this new quarterly report, authored by our Global Investment Research team, views investment outcomes through t
Twenty years ago, investors mocked the launch of the first ESG focused index called FTSE4Good.
There are different approaches to creating Sustainable Investing (SI) portfolios and indexes.

Build sustainability into your investment strategy with our ESG investing data covering thousands of companies

Applying ESG Factor to Government Bond Indices

There is a continuing philosophical debate about how best to apply an ESG investment approach to global sovereign debt portfolio, evidence of which is the relative lack of ESG government Bond indices
While few would question the importance of applying ESG considerations to government bond allocations, there’s a continuing philosophical debate about how best to do it.
FTSE Russell CEO Arne Staal explains what it will take for sustainable investing to matter at scale, why transparency is key, and his concerns about greenwashing.
Twenty years ago, FTSE introduced a new kind of equity index amidst considerable public skepticism
This paper analyzes the EU Taxonomy Regulation with a deep dive into the do no significant harm (DNSH) and minimum safeguards (MS) requirements contained in the Climate Delegated Act.
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