USS: 'Disproportionate' ESG reports distract from action

University sector scheme says TCFD reporting takes time away from responsible investing

Holly Roach
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Russell: 'I challenge people to ask who is reading it all'
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Russell: 'I challenge people to ask who is reading it all'

The ESG reporting requirements for pension schemes are now “disproportionate” and are taking time away from focusing on responsible investments, according to the Universities Superannuation Scheme (USS).

Speaking at Professional Pensions' Sustainable Investment Festival today (23 June), USS head of responsible investment David Russell revealed a key issue that USS and other industry members are facing...

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