HKEX Publishes ESG Guide Consultation Conclusions

HKEX Publishes ESG Guide Consultation Conclusions

Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Limited (“HKEX”) published conclusions to its consultation on the ‘Review of the Environmental, Social and Governance (“ESG”) Reporting Guide (“ESG Guide”) and Related Listing Rules’ (ESG Consultation Conclusions) in December. Key...
Alaya Consulting Commits to a New Level of Climate Ambition

Alaya Consulting Commits to a New Level of Climate Ambition

Alaya Consulting has committed to set 1.5°C science-based emissions reduction targets aligned with a net-zero future, responding to what the latest climate science indicates is needed to limit the worst impacts of climate change.   The company has responded to a...
Could Integrated Reporting Become More Mainstream in HK?

Could Integrated Reporting Become More Mainstream in HK?

The recent inclusion of Integrated Reporting (IR) in the Australian Governance Code is expected to provide further impetus to Australian organizations to embed integrated reporting elements. Integrated Reporting is a strategic and future-oriented communication about...
HERA 2019 Partners CUHK, Jockey Club MoCC, SDSN Hong Kong

HERA 2019 Partners CUHK, Jockey Club MoCC, SDSN Hong Kong

The 2019 Hong Kong ESG Reporting Awards (HERA) today announces new partnerships with the Jockey Club Museum of Climate Change (MoCC), The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) and the Hong Kong Chapter of the United Nations Sustainable Development Solutions Network...
HKEX Refers to TCFD Disclosure Recommendations

HKEX Refers to TCFD Disclosure Recommendations

The Hong Kong Stock Exchange (HKEX) updated its guidance material on ESG-related listing rules in November 2018, including the “How to prepare an ESG report?” and Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) pages. One of these changes was aligning Appendix 27 disclosures with...
Alaya Consulting Survey of ESG Reports in Hong Kong 2018

Alaya Consulting Survey of ESG Reports in Hong Kong 2018

Reaching three years since the Hong Kong Stock Exchanges announced the “Comply or Explain” provisions in December 2015, Alaya Consulting is presenting its third Survey of ESG Reports in Hong Kong, focusing on ESG reports of the largest (by market capitalization) 200...