US investment bank Goldman Sachs has built carbon footprint analyses of companies covered on its Marquee digital marketplace, enabling institutional investors to track the emissions of stocks and corporate bonds within their portfolios. The calculations are based on Scope 1 and Scope 2 emissions data as well as carbon intensity levels and net-zero commitments. Users will also be able to compare their portfolios against benchmarks that will enable them to analyse carbon contributors by sector, industry and region. Analytics within the offering comply with global standards including the European Union’s Sustainable Finance Disclosure Regulation and the those of the Task Force on Climate-Related Disclosures.
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Goldman Sachs Adds Carbon Footprint Measures to Marquee
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