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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 Players

    ESG Sustainability Highlights

    Corporate governance in Japan - Fanuc stoops to conquer
       
    (Friday - March 27, 2015)
    Source: The Economist
    New FEMA Guidelines Force the Climate Change Issue
       
    (Friday - March 27, 2015)
    Source: Insurance Journal

    USA Sustainability and Corporate Responsibility Reporting

    Arizona Chemical Publishes GRI G3.1 Application Level B
       
    (Friday - November 21, 2014)
    Source: Governance & Accountability Institute News Center
    World Bank Group Publishes GRI G4 CORE 2014 Sustainability Report
       
    (Friday - November 21, 2014)
    Source: Governance & Accountability Institute News Center
    Union Bank Publishes GRI G4 CORE 2013 Sustainability Report
       
    (Friday - November 21, 2014)
    Source: Governance & Accountability Institute News Center

    UK Sustainability and Corporate Responsibility Reporting

    New World Resources Publishes GRI G3 Application Level A 2013 Sustainability Report
       
    (Thursday - November 20, 2014)
    Source: Governance & Accountability Institute News Center
    University of Wolverhampton Publishes Non-GRI 2013 Sustainability Report
       
    (Thursday - November 20, 2014)
    Source: Governance & Accountability Institute News Center
    Royal Mail Publishes GRI-G3.1 Application Level B+ 2013-2014 Sustainability Report
       
    (Wednesday - November 19, 2014)
    Source: Governance & Accountability Institute News Center

    Ireland Sustainability and Corporate Responsibility Reporting

    Accenture Publishes GRI G3 Application Level B 2012–2013 Corporate Citizenship Report
       
    (Tuesday - September 09, 2014)
    Source: Governance & Accountability Institute News Center
    The Foundation for Investing in Communities Publishes GRI G4 in Accordance Core 2013 Sustainability Report
       
    (Monday - September 08, 2014)
    Source: Governance & Accountability Institute News Center
    ESB Publishes GRI G3.1 Application Level C+ 2013 Sustainability Report
       
    (Saturday - August 23, 2014)
    Source: Governance & Accountability Institute News Center

    Sustainability Update Recent Post

    Sustainability Update11
    Insights...
    Capitalizing on Capital Markets Through ESG – A Commentary This Week on Forbes’ Blog by Chris Skroupa…
    19. March 2015 Corporate Responsibility
    In the American investment community, asset owners, their managers, and a growing number of financial analysts are considering the ESG strategies, performance and outcomes of companies in portfolio – or being considered for portfolio or inclusion in benchmark or index.  … Continue reading
    Communicating About Corporate Sustainability – The Challenges
    16. March 2015 Corporate Responsibility
    Some interesting perspectives are shared on corporate sustainability strategies and actions by the famed Wharton Business School at the University of Pennsylvania in its current Knowledge@Wharton essay: lessons learned in how to communicate about corporate sustainability. As managers involved in CR and … Continue reading
    It’s Morning, Again, In America…Or Is It?
    19. February 2015 Uncategorized
    by Larry Checco sTo hear many politicians, pundits and financial analysts tell it, it’s morning again in America. The stock market is at record highs. Corporations are sitting on trillions of dollars in cash (Apple, alone, has US $178 billion … Continue reading

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    Asset Managers

    Asset MGR Highlights

    Fed market gurus prep rate hike amid last-minute anxieties
       
    (Friday - March 27, 2015)
    Source: Reuters
    Diet Coke Loses Position as No. 2 Soda in U.S. to Pepsi-Cola
       
    (Friday - March 27, 2015)
    Source: Wall Street Journal
    US Isolated as Allies Line up to Join China-Led Bank
       
    (Friday - March 27, 2015)
    Source: ABC News

    Sovereign Wealth Fund Highlights

    LIA appoints new LAP board
       
    (Friday - March 27, 2015) Associated Profiles : Libyan Investment Authority

    GRI G4 MATERIALITY WEBINAR - March 26th   
    (Thursday - March 26, 2015)
    Source: G&A Institute and Convetit

    United States Public Pension Fund Highlights

    GRI G4 MATERIALITY WEBINAR - March 26th   
    (Thursday - March 26, 2015)
    Source: G&A Institute and Convetit
     

    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.