A growing transparency gap

Climate disclosure by U.S.-listed companies

In the three years ending 2021, the most recent for which emissions reporting by the lion’s share of listed companies is available, the number of U.S.-listed companies reporting their Scope 1, 2 and any Scope 3 emissions has increased by 5 percentage points. Meanwhile, listed companies in developed markets outside the U.S. increased their reporting by 10 percentage points over the same period.



Source: MSCI ESG Research, February 15th, 2024