ESG

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
Julie Becker
Education

The LGX Academy: sustainable finance starts with education

Published: Jun 2020
Julie Becker, Deputy CEO, Luxembourg Stock Exchange and Founder of LGX
Dr Leila Fourie
ESG

JSE finds new ways forward during South Africa’s greatest challenge

Published: May 2020
Dr Leila Fourie, CEO, Johannesburg Stock Exchange discusses how Covid-19 presents an opportunity to help the underprivileged in our societies
Julie Becker
ESG

Free listing for Covid-19 response bonds

Published: Apr 2020
Julie Becker, Deputy CEO of the Luxembourg Stock Exchange and Founder of the Luxembourg Green Exchange writes about how from April and up until 30 September 2020, it will be entirely free for its issuers to list their Covid-19 response bonds on one of the two markets of the Luxembourg Stock Exchange, for simultaneous display on LGX.