S-REITs: Climate Disclosures and Inclusion in ESG-Related Equity Indexes

329 Views08 Apr 2024 10:21
  • New SGX climate-related disclosure requirements based on ISSB's standards are more stringent than current requirements, most notably regarding mandatory Scope 3 emissions reporting.
  • The implications for S-REITs are significant. Real Estate is one of the most emissions-intensive sectors, and Scope 3 emissions comprise 85-95% of total emissions for real estate companies.
  • Motivated by a strong "business case" for best-in-class climate performance and transparency, many S-REITs are ahead of the curve, evidenced by prominence in climate-related indexes.
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Kyle Rudden
Alpha-Centric ESG Research
United StatesUtilities & EnergyEquitiesESGQuantitative Analysis
  • S-REITs: Climate Disclosures and Inclusion in ESG-Related Equity Indexes
    08 Apr 2024