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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

    Even climate do-gooders end up hurting the environment
       
    (Monday - October 22, 2018)
    Source: The Outline
    Brexit deal is 95% settled, UK's May to tell Parliament
       
    (Monday - October 22, 2018)
    Source: CNN

    USA Sustainability and Corporate Responsibility Reporting

    Where Life-Changing Technology Meets Sustainability
       
    (Thursday - September 06, 2018)
    Source: PR Newswire
    HBC Releases 2017 Corporate Social Responsibility Report
       
    (Friday - August 31, 2018)
    Source: Daily Times
    Southwire Launches 2017 Sustainability Report
       
    (Thursday - August 16, 2018)
    Source: Cision PR Wire

    Sovereign Wealth Fund Highlights

    Nigeria’s Excess Crude Account stands at $2.09bn — NEC
       
    (Sunday - October 21, 2018) Associated Profiles : Excess Crude Account (Nigeria)
    Source: Vanguard
    Wall Street’s dilemma in Saudi crisis
       
    (Sunday - October 21, 2018) Associated Profiles : Sanabil al-Saudia - (Has been known as Public Investment Fund), Hassana Investment Company
    Source: The Santa Fe New Mexican

    Sustainability Update Recent Post

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    Insights...
    UN IPCC Warns Us: The Time to Act Is Now – The Window For Action on Global Warming is Fast Closing
    15. October 2018 Climate Change
    The buzz for the past few days has been about the report of the UN Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) that urged governments everywhere to “take rapid and far-reaching and unprecedented changes in all aspects of society” to avoid … Continue reading
    State of Corporate Sustainability, GreenBiz Releases Latest Update — Top Lines: (1) We are making progress and (2) There are still challenges
    09. October 2018 Business Case
    It’s three-quarters of the way through the year 2018 – what is the state of the Sustainability Profession?  John Davies, writing in GreenBiz (he’s VP & Senior Analyst), shares some interesting highlights gained through the firm’s recent report with us … Continue reading
    Seven Compelling Corporate Sustainability Stories For You – How Entrepreneurs Are Managing Their Sustainable Business and Meeting Society’s Needs
    27. September 2018 Business Case
    How do we structure a more sustainable (and responsible) business – it’s a question we are regularly asked here at G&A Institute. By big firms and small companies — publicly-traded or privately-owned (and numerous planning to go public). As we get … Continue reading

    Asset MGR Highlights

    China’s financial crisis team goes into overdrive with 10th meeting in two months
       
    (Monday - October 22, 2018)
    Source: South China Morning Post
    Blackstone: AUM Growth Continuing To Drive Earnings
       
    (Sunday - October 21, 2018) Associated Profiles : The Blackstone Group
    Source: Seeking Alpha
    Yale Champions Social Investing (Whatever That Is)
       
    (Saturday - October 20, 2018) Associated Profiles : MSCI Group (NYSE: MDX)
    Source: Bloomberg L.P.

    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.

    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.