CECP Purpose in a Crisis

9 November, 2020

The Return on Purpose: Before and During a Crisis

The role of the corporation in society is under review. The paradigm that corporations are run solely in the interests of shareholders, which has defined a generation of management practice, is being ...
Enacting Purpose Within the Modern Corporation

4 November, 2020

Enacting Purpose Within the Modern Corporation: A Framework for Boards of Directors

This report provides guidance to boards of directors on how to enact purpose. It draws on research findings from different academic disciplines together with best practice insights from some of the UK...
The Sustainability Board Report 2020

30 October, 2020

The Sustainability Board Report 2020

The Sustainability Board Report aims to showcase different dimensions of good corporate governance and the importance of sustainable corporate leadership. By drawing out best practice and changes over...
EcoAct Pages from The Sustainability Reporting Performance of the FTSE 100

28 September, 2020

The Sustainability Reporting Performance of the FTSE 100

This EcoAct report examines what progress is being made towards Net Zero, highlighting companies leading the way in sustainability reporting across the FTSE 100, the CAC 40, the IBEX 35 and the DOW 30...
UNEP FI report

25 September, 2020

Fiduciary Duty in the 21st Century

This report describes how the integration of ESG issues into investment practice and decision making is an increasingly standard part of the regulatory and legal requirements for institutional investo...
Leadership For The Decade Of Action report

15 September, 2020

Leadership For The Decade Of Action

The United Nations Global Compact and Russell Reynolds Associates set out on a collaboration to answer an important question: how can organizations make sustainability core to the DNA of their leaders...
PEP Framework

7 July, 2020

Managing with Purpose: The PEP Framework

The Sustainability Board Report has developed an organisational framework that taps into the power of purpose, individual management style and fosters outcomes that benefit all stakeholders.
Respecting Human Rights in the Time of the Covid-19 Pandemic

28 April, 2020

Respecting Human Rights in the Time of the Covid-19 Pandemic

Given the scale and severity of the Covid-19 crisis, companies of all sizes and operating in all contexts are now faced with a range of unprecedented challenges that will require clarity of thinking, ...
IBE Embedding Business Ethics 2020

4 April, 2020

Embedding Business Ethics: 2020 Report on Corporate Ethics Policies and Programmes

The IBE’s 2020 report on corporate ethics policies and programmes analyses data from a sample of 242 large listed companies. The findings will help companies understand current practice in corporate...
Equiniti AGM Forecast

13 March, 2020

2020 AGM Season Forecast: A Year of Clarity?

The ever-changing corporate landscape is making the AGM season a more uncertain time. In 2020, we are expecting more developments. Challenges will come from increasingly confident investors and proxy ...