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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

    Goldman Sachs Earnings: Impressive Growth All Around
       
    (Friday - April 17, 2015)
    Source: The Mootley Fool
    California Drought a Shortage of Water or Common Sense?
       
    (Friday - April 17, 2015)
    Source: Reason.com
    BP shareholders vote overwhelmingly in support of disclosure on climate change risks
       
    (Friday - April 17, 2015)
    Source: Financial Post

    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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    Lawyers and Sustainability Disclosure/Reporting  Helpful Advice & Guidelines to Win Your Case
    16. April 2015 Uncategorized
    Lawyers by education, training and through experience tend to be cautious professionals, generally favoring in corporate disclosure & reporting (for example) caution over passionor over-enthusiasm.  What if you could combine the tough and thorough approach and discipline of law professionals in the firm with … Continue reading
    GRI Releases New Linkage Document for G4 / CDP WATER
    01. April 2015 Corporate Sustainability
    By Louis Coppola @ G&A – Part of the Sustainability Big Data Series GRI has just released the latest of its “linkage documents”. This one is the first to link the CDP Water questions to the GRI G4 indicators. The … Continue reading
    So If The US Equities Market Cools Off — What Happens With ESG Investing Strategies?
    31. March 2015 ESG Issues
    Michael Shagrin writing in Fundfire (a Financial Times service) poses the rhetorical question:  Will ESG investing strategies be set up for a fall “if the U.S. equity markets cool off”?  He examines the results of a recent survey by Commonfund that suggests that … Continue reading

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    Asset Managers

    Asset MGR Highlights

    Goldman Sachs Earnings: Impressive Growth All Around
       
    (Friday - April 17, 2015)
    Source: The Mootley Fool
    BP shareholders vote overwhelmingly in support of disclosure on climate change risks
       
    (Friday - April 17, 2015)
    Source: Financial Post
    China stocks rise on stimulus hope, other Asian stocks fall
       
    (Friday - April 17, 2015)
    Source: CTV News

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    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.