US falling behind on sustainability reporting says SEC chair White

Sustainability reporting in the US needs improvement according to the chair of its Security and Exchange Commission, Mary Jo White, in her key note address at the International Corporate Governance Network conference that took place in San Francisco this week.

She said the regulator, along with companies and investors, needed to do more work on sustainability reporting  including on whether, when, where, and how to provide disclosure and what precisely should be provided.… Read the rest