ESG

Herry Cho
ESG

Fighting climate change in Asia: an exchange-led approach

Published: Aug 2021
Developing ESG in Asia requires a comprehensive and collaborative approach that takes into account varying levels of development across countries, industries, and corporates, says Herry Cho, Singapore Exchange's Head of Sustainability and Sustainable Finance. To that end, SGX has developed a multi-asset sustainability platform to catalyse change and deliver sustainable growth.
José Antonio Martínez
ESG

Setting Chile on the road to a sustainable future

Published: Aug 2021
With the recent launch of an ESG-focused index and ETF, Chile’s Bolsa de Santiago is taking major steps towards a sustainable investment future, writes Chief Executive Officer José Antonio Martínez.
Natalya Khoroshevskaya
ESG

Kazakhstan: laying the foundations for sustainable investment

Published: Aug 2021
Kazakhstan has made steady progress towards implementing ESG goals, culminating in the country’s first sustainable bonds. The journey is just beginning, writes Kazakhstan Stock Exchange Deputy Chairwoman Natalya Khoroshevskaya.
Shameela Soobramoney
ESG

JSE leverages its sustainability strategy to enable a progressive finance landscape

Published: Aug 2021
The Johannesburg Stock Exchange has implemented a four-pillar strategy to drive its sustainable finance vision while balancing the unique needs of emerging-market economies, writes Shameela Soobramoney, the bourse’s Chief Sustainability Officer.
Julie Becker
ESG

LGX Reaches 1,000 Sustainable Bonds Milestone

Published: Jul 2021
The rapid expansion of the Luxembourg Green Exchange has exceeded all expectations, illustrating the crucial role finance has to play in meeting global challenges, writes CEO Julie Becker.
Michael Syn
ESG

Trusted Marketplaces are Key to Meeting the Climate Challenge

Published: Jul 2021
As the world strives to marshal its forces in the fight against climate change, Singapore is stepping up its efforts to become a key global centre for green finance, writes Michael Syn, Head of Equities at Singapore Exchange.
Adrian Farnham
ESG

Sustainability: What is the Question Exchanges are Trying to Answer?

Published: Jun 2021
Developing market-friendly products that meet genuine sustainability standards is an immense and complex task, but progress is being made, says Adrian Farnham, CEO of LME Clear.
Dr Krisada Sektrakul
ESG

The Challenge of Business Sustainability in COVID-19 Times

Published: Apr 2021
Dr Krisada Sektrakul, Head of Sustainable Market Development Division at the Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET), offers insight into the exchange's analysis of companies on the market which identified 4 strategies that helped these organizations prevail during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Japan Exchange Group and Tokyo Stock Exchange
ESG

Japan Exchange Group and Tokyo Stock Exchange publish ESG disclosure handbook

Published: Jun 2020
Japan Exchange Group and Tokyo Stock Exchange