BT Podcasts: Important to prepare for mandatory ESG disclosures
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This episode focuses on how businesses can prepare for the imminent wave of mandatory ESG disclosures.
BT correspondent Howie Lim hosts Kelvin Tan, Managing Director, Head of Sustainable Finance & Investments, Asean at HSBC. This episode is brought to you by HSBC: www.business.hsbc.com.sg/sustainability
Highlights of conversation (click/tap above):
1:27 Importance of ESG data to investors
3:42 Issues with current available ESG data points
6:20 How a global reporting framework standard would help
7:38 How and who will standardise this framework to ensure its global interoperability
9:21 How prepared companies are for mandatory ESG disclosures and how they can be ready
11:20 The timeframe to get ready and what smaller companies can do
Produced by: Howie Lim (email@example.com), Ernest Luis & Lee Kim Siang
Edited by: Howie Lim & Hadyu Rahim
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