Swiss equity and bond market indices cover ESG criteria for the first time as SIX aims to facilitate investor demand for sustainable strategies.
Sustainable investing analytics will be added to Aladdin after BlackRock took minority stake in data science firm Clarity AI.
Marie Freier will lead ESG research at Barclays after 14 years at Sanford Bernstein where she previously held a similar role.
Five steps have been outlined by Optiver to improve liquidity and accelerate the adoption of ESG products.
Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS) will be acquired by Deutsche Börse as the exchange operator looks to enhance its ESG data and analytics offering.
RepRisk, which combines machine learning and AI technologies, has worked with JP Morgan to expand its DataQuery analytics platform with ESG data.
The iTraxx MSCI ESG Screened Europe Index went live for trading in June is now being cleared by LCH CDSClear.
Nordea is the first bank to implement the new ESG impact tracker tool from Nasdaq, which analyses sustainability criteria for portfolios and securities.
Barclays Fundamental ESG Research will provide insights into company ESG credentials with new indicators and assessments.
As the AMF in France looks to revive the declining research market in Europe under unbundling, David Whitehouse finds that providers who can supply high-quality ESG research could be the winners of an upcoming review of MiFID II.