Environmental Social and Governance (ESG)

Sustainability

Temasek to report air miles, paper, water usage in green push

SINGAPORE (Nov 12): Singapore state investor Temasek Holdings Pte will start reporting its air miles, water, paper and electricity usage from this financial year, according to Chief Executive Offic

Sustainability

Human rights and wrongs: Engaging with Chinese suppliers on sustainability

SINGAPORE (Oct 21): Companies can have a great deal of influence over their supply chains.

Funds

Growing population and climate risks are seeding interest in food and agriculture investments

SINGAPORE (Sept 16): By year-end, a new strategy focused on the entire food value chain may be made available to investors in Singapore.

Management & Corporate Governance

The end of shareholder primacy?

SINGAPORE (Sept 2): In August, the Business Roundtable, a group comprising the CEOs of the US’ largest and most powerful corporations, formally abandoned the view that maximising shareholder value

Sustainability

Asean banks failing to respond fast enough to existential environmental threats: WWF report

SINGAPORE (Aug 21): For decades, the financial industry has been accused of not taking climate risks seriously.

Sustainability

Making money responsibly is no longer a choice

SINGAPORE (Aug 19): The call for better environmental, social and governance (ESG) practices among businesses is no longer niche or restricted to the echo chamber of a handful of money managers and

Sustainability

Making money responsibly is no longer a choice

SINGAPORE (Aug 19): The call for better environmental, social and governance (ESG) practices among businesses is no longer niche or restricted to the echo chamber of a handful of money managers and

Drivers of the future

The new establishment

The next generation of investors and business leaders have taken over the reins from their parents. How they carry on will determine the sustainability of their future.

Sustainability

AIIB and Aberdeen Standard to create US$500 mil portfolio of green infrastructure bonds

SINGAPORE (July 12): The China-backed Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) is partnering Aberdeen Standard Investments (ASI) to develop debt capital markets for infrastructure in a sustainab

Sustainability

Derivatives vigilantes punishing badly behaved nations

SINGAPORE (July 8): Asset managers are increasingly using their financial clout to persuade companies to be friendlier to the planet, wielding a combination of the stick of disinvestment and the ca

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