ESG Insider: A podcast from S&P Global

By S&P Global

ESG Insider is a podcast from S&P Global that takes you inside the environmental, social & governance issues shaping the business world today. In each episode, co-hosts Lindsey Hall and Esther Whieldon interview ESG experts, leveraging S&P Global data to shine a light on the sustainability opportunities and risks that business leaders and investors need to know about. Lindsey Hall is head of ESG Thought Leadership at S&P Global Sutainable1 and Esther Whieldon is a Senior Writer on the team.

  1. 1.
    Record floods highlight climate risks to business in Europe's richest nations
    14:41
  2. 2.
    CSRD: EU's latest proposed addition to alphabet soup of sustainability regulation
    16:47
  3. 3.
    What EU's proposed green bond standards could mean for market
    18:42
  4. 4.
    The new task force in town: TNFD co-chair talks biodiversity goals
    17:38
  5. 5.
    How Cousteau's grandson is bringing oceans to ESG investors
    17:27
  6. 6.
    Standard setters work to close climate accounting gaps
    18:08
  7. 7.
    How Corporate America is waking up to racial equity
    21:43
  8. 8.
    Here’s how you stress test for climate risk, according to France’s central bank
    14:56
  1. 9.
    Exxon board ouster over climate change has big implications. Here's why
    13:58
  2. 10.
    Carrot and stick: Why companies like Chipotle are linking executive pay to ESG targets
    26:11
  3. 11.
    How companies are calculating financial benefits of intangible ESG programs
    21:21
  4. 12.
    New EU sustainable finance rules a ‘game-changer' for private equity
    19:07
  5. 13.
    How 4 of the world's biggest companies are turning net zero goals into action
    21:17
  6. 14.
    How some companies cut corners to achieve renewable energy targets 
    15:43
  7. 15.
    Banks turning green in pursuit of net zero
    24:57
  8. 16.
    Big Oil's 'bumpy ride' to net-zero
    24:02
  9. 17.
    Shareholder proposals to watch this proxy season: climate, racial equity, stakeholder capitalism
    35:10
  10. 18.
    State Street Global Advisors expects a data ‘revolution’
    19:06
  11. 19.
    Why companies, investors should be worried about water
    25:25
  12. 20.
    EU revolutionizes sustainability regulation with SFDR
    14:17
  13. 21.
    Diversity data is lacking; New report seeks to fix that
    13:08
  14. 22.
    Banks’ big green EU taxonomy challenge
    17:12
  15. 23.
    When climate science and business collide
    30:16
  16. 24.
    Global stimulus funds fall short of boosting green economy
    17:12
  17. 25.
    A deep dive into BlackRock's net-zero plan
    15:28
  18. 26.
    'Stakeholder capitalism,' the buzzword at Davos
    14:22
  19. 27.
    Biden transition brings wave of ESG uncertainty, opportunity
    22:55
  20. 28.
    The ESG trends that will drive 2021
    27:29
  21. 29.
    Risky business: Investors seek meat industry changes amid COVID-19
    21:51
  22. 30.
    Financial regulators should act 'urgently' on climate, says CFTC commissioner
    19:02
  23. 31.
    The New 'Sandwich Generation': New York Hospital Exec Says Pandemic Will Force Rethink of Eldercare
    34:01
  24. 32.
    How COVID-19 is forcing big changes for parents, family caregivers
    28:07
  25. 33.
    Duke Energy CEO explains new climate, environmental justice moves
    30:44
  26. 34.
    The 'name and shame' game: How 2 state laws tackle corporate racial diversity
    31:19
  27. 35.
    Walmart sustainability head talks climate change, supply chain strategy
    25:03
  28. 36.
    Why one big asset manager dropped companies over lobbying
    23:50
  29. 37.
    The ESG implications of a proposed US Labor Department rule
    22:12
  30. 38.
    European banks sharpen ESG focus as COVID-19 highlights risk
    17:10
  31. 39.
    Head of major US gas utility outlines path to net-zero emissions
    23:28
  32. 40.
    COVID-19 shows many ESG agendas have 'forgotten about the people'
    25:43
  33. 41.
    How the biggest US bank is adapting its ESG approach amid COVID, racism
    19:44
  34. 42.
    Why S&P Global Ratings sees ESG as critical to COVID-era credit quality
    20:32
  35. 43.
    Investors press Amazon, other companies on COVID-19 workforce concerns
    29:53
  36. 44.
    'No board in America wants to face that': Proxy reform, Fink's letter and ESG
    20:33
  37. 45.
    These are the top issues the ESG world is focused on in 2020
    22:02
  38. 46.
    Inside the campaign to end forced labor in Uzbekistan's cotton fields
    17:35
  39. 47.
    PE's approach to ESG evolving, but could be mandatory in future
    15:41
  40. 48.
    The problem with social audits
    22:57
  41. 49.
    How a non-profit is using technology to fight child labor in the cocoa industry
    14:23
  42. 50.
    New EU taxonomy helps investors, companies identify green investments
    27:17

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