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CFA Institute’s ESG Investment Certification Will Drive More ESG Adoption

CFA Institute, the world’s largest organization for certifying financial services professionals, will offer the first certification for ESG investing. The move will elevate the priority of ESG investment among firms and create greater demand for ESG data and products.

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Author: Will Jan

Date: March 23, 2021

Australia Takes the Lead in Forcing Google and Facebook to Pay for News Content

In a move that represents a test for other governments, Australia is the first country to introduce legislation forcing large search and social platforms to pay publishers for news content on their platforms. It’s a major step but not a magic bullet that will solve all publishers’ revenue problems.

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Author: Hugh Logue

Date: March 3, 2021

Data Transfer Block Averted as EU Approves UK Privacy Rules

The European Commission has determined that UK data-sharing rules provide adequate privacy protection, enabling businesses to continue the transfer of personal data between the UK and the EU and EEA. However, long-term uncertainty remains because the data flow tap can be turned off in an instant.

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Author: Hugh Logue

Date: March 1, 2021

LexisNexis Partnership with WorkFusion Illustrates the Evolution of AI Capabilities

LexisNexis is collaborating with WorkFusion to let AI identify adverse news on people and companies. The use of AI in third-party screening has expanded beyond client and partner onboarding to corporate ethics and reputation risk management.

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Author: Will Jan

Date: February 9, 2021

CreditSights Acquisition Highlights the Need for Better Credit Data During Difficult Economic Times

Fitch Group recently bought CreditSights to bolster its credit rating business. Traditional means of rating bonds are evolving to account for a more dynamic marketplace by adding components that provide a real-time pulse on businesses.

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Author: Will Jan

Date: February 3, 2021

Insurance – A New Revenue Opportunity for ESG Data Providers

Willis Towers Watson partners with Polecat Intelligence to account for ESG practices in corporate reputation risk assessments. With ESG data existing largely in an unstructured format, the insurance sector is helping to drive forward unstructured data analytics for the ESG solution market.

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Author: Will Jan

Date: January 20, 2021