ESG

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3p Weekend: 30 CSR Pros to Follow in 2015

If you resolved to be more informed and more connected in 2015, we're here to help. Check out these 30 corporate social responsibility…
Opening panel at the 12th Annual CBSR Summit 'The Transformational Company Embedded'

5 Reasons to Move Corporate Responsibility Out of the CR Department

Through the presentations at the Nov. 26 CBSR Summit in Toronto, a number of smart business arguments emerged about making sure corporate responsibility…
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KKR Green Portfolio: A Sustainable & Lean Private Equity Machine

Dollar General and Pets at Home are among the 27 companies that have been through the KKR Green Portfolio Program.
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Environment, Society & Governance – Value Rises, but the Language is Still Lacking

A webcast from PwC shows how a new narrative is actually emerging faster than we might think. The bad news is that there…
AccountAbility

5 Lessons in Materiality from AccountAbility

You might think that 10 years after AccountAbility published its first Redefining Materiality report it will be easier for companies to figure out…
Brand-Strength

Which Sustainability Factors Are Most Linked to Brand Strength?

The overall correlation between these large sets of data is strong—and it has been growing stronger. We will now look at how each…
Brand 5 year study

More Positive Correlation Between Brand and Sustainability

The relationship between Brand Finance’s Brand Strength Index & CSRHub’s corporate social responsibility & sustainability ratings.
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Is the Correlation Between Brand Strength and Sustainability Due to Random Chance?

There is a strong correlation between brand strength as measured by the Brand Finance Brand Strength Index and sustainability as measured by CSRHub’s…
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The Strong Link Between Brand Strength and Sustainability

The following is part of a series by our friends at CSRHub (a 3p sponsor) – offering free sustainability and corporate social responsibility ratings on…
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The Tie Between Brand Value and Sustainability is Getting Stronger

New, broad, multi-year study that shows that the connection between sustainability performance & brand value has increased dramatically during the past year.
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London Business School Prof on the Long-Term Benefits of ESG

Ioannis Ioannou, Assistant Professor of Strategy and Entrepreneurship at the London Business School whose research focuses on sustainability and CSR, talks about the…
Deloitte Review - Issue 12, 2013

Deloitte Shows the Market Value of Strong ESG Management

If sustainability is so great for companies why we don’t see more investors paying attention to it? Is it that the business case…
2013 Social and Environmental Proposals Filed

Political Spending, Climate Change Dominate Shareholder Proposals

The CEO of As You Sow share what's on the minds of responsible investors this season.
Investors on Wall St. are beginning to see a correlation between sustainability and financial performance.

Record Number of U.S. Companies Issuing Sustainability Reports

2011 was the first year ever that a majority of companies in the S&P 500 publicly disclosed their sustainability performance, according to new…
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The Investor Perspective: ESG Disclosure and the SEC

Sustainable and responsible investors have had some success in obtaining rules and guidance on greater disclosure from the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission…