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  • 3 States Continue the Political Fight Against ESG

    December 14, 2022

    While several state treasury funds have dropped BlackRock and Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) investments, Republican leaders have had to continue working to break pension funds free, as politicians in Kentucky, Florida and North Carolina take the lead in the battle.

  • ESG Investing Takes a blow as Vanguard Withdraws from GFANZ

    December 14, 2022

    Vanguard has announced that it will leave the woke « net-zero » alliance known as GFANZ whose goal is to force environmental, social, and governance (ESG) policies on the the U.S. economy.

  • UN Backed Initiative Pressures Companies on Social and Human Rights

    December 07, 2022

    In an initiative organized by the U.N.-backed Principles for Responsible Investment (PRI), more than 220 investors managing $30 trillion have signed a plan referred to as ‘Advance’ to pressure companies over social issues and human rights.

  • Florida pulls $2 Billion from BlackRock in Largest Anti-ESG Divestment

    December 07, 2022

    Florida will pull $2 billion worth of its assets managed by BlackRock Inc due to the state’s opposition to the companies environmental, social and corporate governance (ESG) policies.

  • Europe‚Äôs New Common Reporting Framework Puts Heavy Load on Businesses

    December 07, 2022

    The European Council has approved the Corporate Sustainability Reporting Directive (CSRD) which will begin January 1, 2024 increasing the amount of information companies are required to report as well as the number of companies themselves which now fall under this regulation, going from 12,000 to an estimated 49,000.

  • Goldman Sachs Charged by SEC

    November 23, 2022

    The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has Charged Goldman Sachs Asset Management for Failing to Follow its Policies and Procedures Involving Environmental, Social, Governance (ESG) Investments.

  • CATO: The Rise of ESG and the Future of Financial Regulation

    November 23, 2022

    The Cato Institute’s Center for Monetary and Financial Alternatives recently held their summit focusing on the rise of Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) policies and how that will affect financial regulation in the future.

  • Companies and Investors Prepare for ESG enforcement

    November 23, 2022

    A recent article published in Reuters explores how companies and asset managers are preparing for Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) enforcement following the creation of the Climate and ESG Task Force within the Division of Enforcement and the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).

  • Boxerman at Sidley: U.S. SEC Deals With the Shadow of West Virginia v. EPA

    November 16, 2022

    The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has missed its self-imposed October deadline for finalizing a new proposed climate rule due to complications following the Supreme Courts decision in West Virginia v. EPA which questions the amount of authority used by the agency without congressional approval.

  • Bain Partners with Top Universities to Train all Global Consultants on ESG

    November 14, 2022

    Global management consultancy Bain & Company has launched an upskilling initiative to provide post graduate-level ESG training at the firm’s 65 global offices from top universities and business schools.

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