Jamie Allen, secretary-general of the ACGA, laments Asia's superficial levels of ESG discussion and says basic governance issues must be ironed out.
More of the country's firms have begun offering environmental, social and governance data to investors, but adoption remains low. Plus, regulatory risk continues to offer uncertainty.
The move will ultimately help to improve insurers’ investment performance and enhance corporate governance standards across the entire investment community.
Giant index fund managers may be thought to sit on their hands when it comes to exerting shareholder influence, but the reality is different.
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Poba had no Reit investments last year but has invested close to $80 million so far this year. The Asian Investment Summit also heard how governance issues are rising up the agenda.