Investors Call for Better Sustainability Disclosures from Emerging Market Companies, Launch Evaluation Tool

Washington, DC —Investors with more than $1 trillion in assets under management have signed onto the Emerging Markets Disclosure Project (EMDP) investor statement on corporate environmental, social and governance (ESG or sustainability) disclosure in emerging markets.  Since the original EMDP investor statement in 2008, the number of fund signatories has grown from 29 to 50, and the total assets under management they represent has increased by 10 percent.  An additional 22 research, professional and civil society organizations have signed onto the statement in 2010.

 

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