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Global Trends in Corporate Tax Disclosure

June 10, 2021
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#Market Commentary

This paper reviews the global trends in corporate tax disclosure, drawing on a unique dataset covering 1,300 large listed companies across both developed and emerging markets. The analysis provides key insights into...

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Global Choice Index Series overview

June 3, 2021
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#Equity Indexes

The FTSE Global Choice Index Series is a market-capitalization-weighted index series employing a transparent rules-based methodology. The series is designed to help investors align their investment choices with their...

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Stablecoin Ecosystem Primer (education)

May 28, 2021
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#Currency

This report highlights growth and public initiatives related to digital assets, blockchain, or distributed ledger technologies (DLT) in the stablecoin sector. Our report is compiled from DAR’s data sources, public...

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Sovereign Risk Monitor methodology

May 27, 2021
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#Fixed Income

Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) is increasingly taken into consideration by financial and institutional players, yet sovereign risk analysis still faces the challenge of its systematic integration. This...

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COP26: Bridging the gap of climate ambition

May 26, 2021
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#Sustainable investment

Following recent revisions of commitments during the UN “Climate Ambition Summit” in December 2020 and the US-led “Leaders Summit on Climate” in April 2021, we estimate that the resulting global trajectory will lead...

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China Bond Report - May 2021

May 19, 2021
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#China

In this paper, we assess the impact in more detail, after the recent announcement that Chinese government bonds will join the FTSE Russell World government bond index, or WGBI, over a period of 36 months from October...

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ESG scores and beyond - Part 2

April 15, 2021
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#Sustainable investment

This paper answers the question, “What themes matter most in ESG ratings?” It explains the information that underpins FTSE Russell’s ESG ratings and identifies the themes that provide the highest contribution to an...

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