Barclays poaches StanChart’s global head of sustainable finance

The Barclays logo is seen in front of displayed stock graph in this illustration taken June 21, 2017. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illustration/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Sept 7 (Reuters) – British lender Barclays (BARC.L) on Wednesday appointed Standard Chartered’s (STAN.L) Daniel Hanna as its global head of sustainable finance for the … Read more

US-listed companies will have to disclose how CEO pay stacks against firm performance

The seal of the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) is seen at their headquarters in Washington, DC, US, May 12, 2021. Picture taken May 12, 2021. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register WASHINGTON, Aug 25 (Reuters) – Wall Street’s main regulator on Thursday voted to adopt a measure … Read more

ECB, IMF call on climate standard setters to align company disclosures

Signage is seen outside the European Central Bank (ECB) building, in Frankfurt, Germany, July 21, 2022. REUTERS/Wolfgang Rattay/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register LONDON, Aug 8 (Reuters) – A global standard setter for company climate disclosures should align with European and US alternatives for easier implementation across jurisdictions and to … Read more

UK companies may take ‘action’ if they downplay climate risk, watchdogs say

Smoke rises above a factory at sunset in Rugby, Britain February 10, 2021. REUTERS/Matthew Childs/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register LONDON, July 29 (Reuters) – Some of Britain’s top listed companies could be downplaying risks from climate change on their bottom line and could take “appropriate action”, regulators said on … Read more