Joe Biden

21 August, 2020

Governance week: stakeholderism, US election, IoD departure, ESG blow

This week saw the Business Roundtable (BRT), a club for the largest corporations, mark one year since
Covid-19 crisis and stock market prices

20 August, 2020

ESG ‘not a factor’ in share price resilience during Covid-19 crisis

There’s bad news for supporters of companies who score highly on environmental, social and governance (ESG) factors. Academics claim that lofty ESG ratings failed to “immunise” the stock prices ...
sustainability reporting, ESG, CSR

26 November, 2019

MSCI goes public with ESG ratings for 2,800 companies

For many companies, today will represent a new era of public exposure on their environmental, social and governance (ESG) performance.
ESG

5 June, 2019

ESG catalysts: how consumers can change corporations

It is a cold December morning in Paris. A group of concerned investors is gathered in a conference room with a beautiful view. We are all there to discuss environmental, social and governance matters ...
corporate reporting, ESG reporting

15 November, 2017

Too many ESG measures lead to reporting fatigue

Given the importance of sustainability to current business models, it is no surprise that those measures which rate company performance on enviro...