Industry sounds off against DOL proposal on ESG

More than 1,500 comment letters were filed from asset owners, asset managers, trade associations, record keepers, lawmakers and others, many of whom took issue with the Labor Department's initiative, which was unveiled June 23.


Now is the Climate for Change

Other amendments include requiring trustees to consider scenarios involving the achievement of particular climate change goals.


NEST moves $7 billion under new climate investment policy

NEST will immediately divest portfolio companies that derive more than 20% of their revenues from activities linked to coal, oil sands and arctic drilling before year-end under its new climate policy and companies that similarly derive 10% of their revenu


Advised clients more likely to buy ESG

“It is particularly interesting to see the growing appetite among advised female investors, who historically have been less engaged or interested than men.”