ASX companies under the spotlight for global investor engagementBY RACHEL ALEMBAKIS | THURSDAY, 25 MAR 2021 5:28PM
The world's largest fund manager outlined its key engagement priorities for 2021, including board quality and effectiveness, climate and natural capital, and company impacts on people.Read more: ESG, SASB, TCFD, BlackRock Australia, Iris Davila, Sustainability Accounting Standards Board, Task Force on Climate-related Financial Disclosures
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