Reported Emission Footprints: The Challenge is Real

Investors’ ability to make comprehensive assessments of companies’ climate profiles relies on being able to analyze trustworthy corporate disclosures of greenhouse-gas (GHG) emissions.

Yet the current state of GHG disclosures within the broad investment universe remains challenging for both data providers and investors. Although disclosure has increased, Scope 1 and 2 disclosure rates were still well below 40% and Scope 3 disclosure rates were below 25% for constituents of the MSCI ACWI Investable Market Index (IMI), as of Jan. 20, 2022.

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