SEC investigating Goldman Sachs AM over ESG claims - reports

Regulator increasingly vigilant on topic

Elliot Gulliver-Needham
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The Securities and Exchange Commission is investigating Goldman Sachs over its ESG funds, as the regulator increasingly scrutinise firms on sustainability claims.

The US agency is examining ESG funds within the bank's asset management arm as part of a civil investigation, according to two people familiar with the matter who spoke to the Wall Street Journal. ...

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