Below are our latest insights and resources to help firms keep pace with the evolving ESG landscape.

Featured webcast

Environmental Justice – The Investment Risk You May Be Missing

Join us for a live webcast on Wednesday, April 28 at 11am EDT as experts from our ESG advisory team explain what environmental justice is, why it warrants such a sweeping approach, how businesses can (or should) be involved, and why investors should care about it.

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Achieving Differentiated Support for Private Equity Firms

August 04, 2021

Fundraising and compliance challenges are expected to increase for private equity firms in the second half of 2021 into 2022. We speak with Private Equity Wire about why support that blends practical and regulatory advice is becoming critical.

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  • Compliance
  • ComplianceAlpha
  • ESG
  • Cybersecurity
  • Regulatory Technology
  • Mirabella
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Finding Leverage - How Debt Investors are Tackling the Challenge of ESG

August 03, 2021

With an abundance of optimistic growth projections centered around credit markets, 2021 is predicted to be a banner year for portfolios weighted in private debt. But just how easy is it to incorporate ESG criteria into a private debt portfolio?

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  • ESG
  • Compliance
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FCA Business Plan 2021/2: A New Era in Financial Services Regulation in the UK?

July 29, 2021

The FCA’s Business Plan for 2021/22 is now live, reflecting a major shift in policy objectives and a top to bottom review of the FCA’s own objectives and priorities. We outline the key changes and challenges identified, and what they mean for firms.

Compliance Alert
  • Compliance
  • ESG
  • FCA
  • Managed Services
  • Brexit
  • Mirabella
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A Spotlight on the United Nations Climate Change conference, COP26

July 22, 2021

This year, heads of state, climate experts and campaigners will meet at the 26th United Nations Climate Change conference (COP26) to agree coordinated action to tackle climate change, but which developments are likely to be most important from the perspective of the financial services industry? And what does all this mean for firms in the future?

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  • ESG
  • Compliance
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CFA Institute Releases ESG Disclosure Standards for Investment Products

June 30, 2021

Following the release of the CFA Institute's Exposure Draft of ESG Disclosure Standards for Investment Products, we outline what the standards include, the related timelines, and what these changes mean for firms.

Compliance Alert
  • ESG
  • Performance
  • Compliance
  • GIPS Standards
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ACA Group joins United Nations-supported Principles for Responsible Investment

June 15, 2021

Reinforcing our commitment to work towards implementing ESG considerations in the global investment processes and a more sustainable financial system, we have become a signatory to the United Nations-supported Principles for Responsible Investment (PRI).

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  • ESG
  • Compliance
  • ACA News

ESG webcasts

Implementing the Updated PRI Framework

Join ACA for a discussion on key PRI areas where signatories may have room to improve and ways to mitigate the program gaps going forward.

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ESG and the Year Ahead

Meet ACA’s ESG Advisory specialists to discuss today’s ESG trends and how to better address sustainability and responsible investing issues in the year ahead.

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