SGX to ask companies to make climate, board diversity disclosures next year

SGX to ask companies to make climate, board diversity disclosures next year

A man checks his phone at the entrance of the Singapore Exchange Ltd. (SGX) headquarters in Singapore. Photographer: Ore Huiying/Bloomberg

The Singapore Exchange (SGX) will start requiring companies to provide climate-related reporting as well as disclosures on board diversity from next year, the bourse said on Wednesday.

All issuers must provide climate reporting on a “comply or explain” basis in their sustainability reports from the financial year starting 2022.

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