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    "Our good friend Hank Boerner at Governance & Accountability Institute, Inc., has launched INSIGHTS-edge (now SustainabilityHQTM) ,an essential data platform for investor-relations officers, boards of directors and treasury departments in this brave new world of accountability and sustainability.
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    Introduction to SustainabilityHQ™

    Introduction  to SustainabilityHQ™ -- this is Governance & Accountability Institute’s proprietary research and monitoring platform for following trends,  news, commentary, research and other critical information related to Sustainability and ESG factors (environmental & energy, social issues, corporate governance)  This platform is designed to the knowledge management headquarters for enterprise sustainability issues and topics. more SustainabilityHQ Introduction here.....

    ESG & Sustainability Highlights

    Happy Earth Day. Enjoy It While You Last.
    (Monday - April 24, 2017)
    Source: Bloomberg
    Shale's the Wild Horse OPEC Can't Tame
    (Monday - April 24, 2017)
    Source: Bloomberg

    USA Sustainability and Corporate Responsibility Reporting

    KB Publishes 10th Annual Sustainability Report
    (Monday - April 24, 2017)
    Source: Builderline
    JetBlue Releases SASB-Approved Sustainability Report for 2016
    (Wednesday - April 12, 2017)
    Source: Sustainable Brands

    Sovereign Wealth Fund Highlights

    Sustainability Update Recent Post

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    Hiring? Most Likely The Newbies Will Be Millennials — Is Your Workplace Ready — Is Your Company a Sustainability Standout?
    20. April 2017 Business & Society
    The Millennial Generation — that’s men and women born in the years 1982 to 2004 (according to researchers Neil Howe and William Strauss).  This generation’s members are ages 17 to 35, and now said to be outnumbering the previously dominant … Continue reading
    Corporate Responsibility – Sustainability – Citizenship: Is It In Jeopardy in the Trump-ian Years? Don’t Think So!
    18. April 2017 Business & Society
    by Hank Boerner – Chair & Chief Strategist – G&A Institute April 17, 2017 The mid-1960s….the time of the wonderful beginnings of the modern era of Corporate Social Responsibility. Corporate Citizenship.  And then large corporations began backing off their prior … Continue reading
    Accountability Demonstrated by This Bank Board? Wells Fargo Directors Clawback $75 Million from 2 Former Execs
    10. April 2017 Business & Society
    April 10, 2017 by Hank Boerner – Chair & Chief Strategist – G&A Institute We often hear about bank industry un-accountability; is this the beginning of a turn toward greater accountability?  Time and actions taken will tell us…over time. The … Continue reading

    Asset MGR Highlights

    United States Public Pension Fund Highlights

    Feds intend to punish S.D. for good stewardship
    (Wednesday - April 19, 2017) Associated Profiles : South Dakota Retirement System (SDRS)
    Source: Argus Leader
    CalPERS Reviews How It Invests in Private Equity
    (Wednesday - April 19, 2017) Associated Profiles : California Public Employees’ Retirement System (CalPERS)
    Source: Institutional Investor

    Governance & Accountability Institute is a monitoring, intelligence-gathering and knowledge management center operating at the intersection of powerful forces reshaping relationships between stockholders and stakeholders, and the public corporation. The key players transforming the markets and interacting with corporate management and boards include fund owners and asset managers and their third party advisors-in sovereign wealth funds,socially responsible investment organizations, activist hedge funds, public pension funds, labor union funds, private equity firms, investment banks...and more.

    G&A identifies key players, monitors their activities, conducts research, charts the players's influence on capital markets and companies, and provides news and intelligence through G&As "SustainabilityHQTM" advisory services. SustainabilityHQTM resources at the intersections of powerful capital markets players--and the public and private companies they invest in.