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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

    White House Orders Review of Rules for Genetically Modified Crops
       
    (Friday - July 03, 2015)
    Source: NY times
    Here's a Simple Lesson on Business Ethics From the Former CFO of Enron
       
    (Friday - July 03, 2015)
    Source: Bloomberg
    Aetna to buy Humana for $37 billion in largest insurance deal
       
    (Friday - July 03, 2015)
    Source: Reuters

    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

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    Insights...
    The Alphabet Soup of ESG / Sustainability / Etc Etc Again in Focus – is Triple Bottom Line Obsolete?
    24. June 2015 Corporate Governance
    Author John W. Maxwell of the Alliance for Research on Corporate Sustainability (ARCS) Board of Directors, and W. George Pinnell Professor of Business Economics and Public Policy Kelley School of Business, Indiana University, looks at “Triple Bottom Line” and asks if it it … Continue reading
    An Important “Flash Report” About the S&P 500® Companies And Their Bedrock Sustainability Reporting…
    09. June 2015 Corporate Responsibility
    This week, Governance & Accountability Institute issued a “Flash Report” about the continued expansion of corporate sustainability/responsibility reporting.  Our team led by Louis D. Coppola (EVP of G&A) and his team of five interns determined after careful examination that three-quarters … Continue reading
    Should Public Company Boards Tie ESG Performance Metrics To CEO / C-Suite Compensation & Incentives?
    04. June 2015 Corporate Responsibility
    The topic of compensation and incentives for CEOs and close colleagues in the C-suite of public companies has been of interest to the sustainable & responsible investment community, as well as a growing number of mainstream investors, especially since the … Continue reading

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    Asset Managers

    Asset MGR Highlights

    Aetna to buy Humana for $37 billion in largest insurance deal
       
    (Friday - July 03, 2015)
    Source: Reuters
    China stocks tumble yet again, down 6%
       
    (Friday - July 03, 2015)
    Source: USA Today
    Varoufakis Says He’ll Quit as Finance Minister After a ‘Yes’
       
    (Thursday - July 02, 2015)
    Source: Bloomberg

    Sovereign Wealth Fund Highlights

    United States Public Pension Fund Highlights

     

    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.

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