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Press Releases
Moody’s updates its methodology for assessing ESG risks
14
DECEMBER
2020
Moody's Investors Service published an updated methodology for assessing environmental, social and governance risks, replacing the version from January 9, 2019.
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Moody’s Recognized with CDP’s Prestigious ‘A’ Score for Climate Action
08
DECEMBER
2020
Moody’s has been recognized for its leadership in corporate sustainability by the global environmental non-profit CDP, securing a place on its prestigious ‘A List’ for tackling climate change.
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Measuring what matters: A new approach to assessing sovereign climate risk
03
DECEMBER
2020
Moody’s affiliate Four Twenty Seven today released a report analyzing the future exposure of the global population, the economy, and agriculture to a range of climate hazards, exploring both global trends and findings by country.
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Moody’s ESG Solutions Group appoints global head of climate solutions
19
NOVEMBER
2020
Moody’s appoints Emilie Mazzacurati as global head of Moody’s Climate Solutions. In this newly-established role, Ms. Mazzacurati will oversee the climate solutions suite within Moody’s ESG Solutions Group, a new business unit formed earlier this year to serve the growing global demand for ESG and climate analytics.
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Moody’s acquires minority stake in MioTech, a provider of alternative data and analytical tools for ESG and KYC markets in Greater China
04
NOVEMBER
2020
The investment reflects Moody’s commitment to providing China’s evolving financial markets with innovative Environmental, Social, and Governance, and Know Your Customer solutions.
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Moody’s retires Green Bond Assessment product in light of market-leading Second-Party Opinion service available from its affiliate Vigeo Eiris (V.E)
22
OCTOBER
2020
This move follows the recently announced formation of the Moody’s ESG Solutions Group and last year’s expansion of Moody’s ESG capabilities with investments in VE, a global pioneer in ESG assessments, data, tools and sustainable finance; and Four Twenty Seven, a leader in climate risk analysis.
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Moody’s enhances flagship Moody’s CreditView platform with ESG expertise
29
SEPTEMBER
2020
Moody’s CreditView users can now access resources from Moody’s affiliates V.E, a global leader in ESG data and tools, and Four Twenty Seven, a pioneer in climate-risk assessments.
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Moody's proposes update to its general principles for assessing environmental, social and governance risks methodology
23
SEPTEMBER
2020
Moody's Investors Service is seeking feedback from market participants on proposed changes to its cross-sector methodology explaining the general principles for assessing ESG risks.
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Moody’s launches comprehensive ESG Solutions Group; Appoints global head
14
SEPTEMBER
2020
Moody’s announces the formation of an ESG Solutions Group to serve the growing global demand for ESG insights. The group leverages Moody’s data and expertise across ESG, climate risk, and sustainable finance, and aligns with Moody's Investors Service and Moody's Analytics to deliver a comprehensive, integrated suite of ESG customer solutions.
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Latest Press Coverage
A ‘bridge’ too far: ESG threatens gas companies’ credit
The Financial Times
23
OCTOBER
2020
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Risks and opportunities in the energy transition
Responsible Investor
07
december
2020
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Boris Johnson faces uphill battle to make UK global green finance hub
The Financial Times
01
december
2020
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A ‘bridge’ too far: ESG threatens gas companies’ credit
The Financial Times
23
OCTOBER
2020
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China’s economic recovery jeopardises Xi’s climate pledge
The Financial Times
20
november
2020
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$250bn green bond issuance expected in 2020, says Moody's
Environmental Finance
16
november
2020
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A ‘bridge’ too far: ESG threatens gas companies’ credit
The Financial Times
23
OCTOBER
2020
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Moody's to retire green bond assessment in favour of Vigeo Eiris' opinions
Environmental Finance
23
october
2020
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Banks’ arctic financing retreat rattles oil industry
The Wall Street Journal
08
october
2020
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Biden win could accelerate US oil companies' participation in energy transition
S&P Global Market Intelligence
30
OCTOBER
2020
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The pandemic is driving a boom in investments to fix the climate crisis
CNN
08
OCTOBER
2020
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Climate risk could hit already vulnerable nations with a double whammy
Bloomberg Green
02
OCTOBER
2020
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Every place has its own climate risk. What is it where you live?
The New York Times
18
september
2020
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