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Posted: Feb 01, 2017 – 06:00 AM EST
Sustainalytics, a leading global provider of ESG and corporate governance research and ratings, has launched ESG Signals, an innovative quantitative risk management and portfolio tool that provides securities-level financial risk and opportunity signals based on environmental, social and governance (ESG), trading and financial data.
Posted: Jun 27, 2016 – 06:00 AM EST
The impact investment community continues to grow and the need for increased capital to fund sustainability based investments is at an all-time high. Investors are searching for a way to align their financial returns with their impact objectives.
Posted: Jun 03, 2016 – 06:00 AM EST
In today’s world, many investors are looking closely at a company’s sustainability performance and risks. The Sustainability Accounting Standards Board (SASB) continues to advance the use of sustainability accounting standards that are backed by evidence-based research and stakeholder participation.
Posted: Feb 22, 2016 – 06:00 AM EST
As Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) issues continue to grow in importance for mainstream investors, KKR’s pioneering environmental initiative provides the resources and tools necessary for its participating private equity portfolio companies to determine materiality and the means to measure it.
Posted: Feb 19, 2016 – 06:00 AM EST
Larry Fink is Chief Executive of BlackRock. BlackRock’s portfolio weighs in at a cool US $4.6 trillion. So when he speaks it’s wise to listen. He has spoken. And what he has said, in a letter to top US and European CEOs, is the single most significant intervention ever made by an investor on CSR issues.
Posted: Feb 19, 2015 – 06:00 AM EST
The transparency and Responsible Investment practices of the 33 largest asset managers in the UK has been examined in the 2015 Responsible Investment Performance of UK Asset Managers survey. Are asset managers investing for the long-term?
Posted: Feb 17, 2015 – 06:00 AM EST
An enormous amount of energy is being poured into cultivating a vanguard of 100 percent impact investors, people who devote their entire portfolio to funding enterprises that strive to produce social and ecological benefits as a core part of their mission.
Posted: Jan 29, 2015 – 12:33 PM EST
A conversation with Karen Clarke-Whistler, TD Bank Group's Chief Environment Officer, about TD's green bond, how it fits into TD's overall green strategy and the green bond climate in Canada.
Posted: Jun 23, 2014 – 09:00 AM EST
SRI in Canada: where are the investment advisors? Elizabeth Dove and Liza Horowitz minimize the risks and show opportunities on Talkback.
Posted: May 30, 2014 – 09:00 AM EST
There are a lot of similarities between the nascent field of international corporate volunteerism and how the fields of socially responsible investing and ethical sourcing have evolved. Joe Sibilia coordinates on Talkback.
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