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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

    Tetra Pak responds to sustainability shifts with renewable packaging
       
    (Tuesday - June 18, 2019)
    Source: Beverage Daily
    GM’s race to outflank Tesla may be stalling out
       
    (Tuesday - June 18, 2019)
    Source: CNBC

    USA Sustainability and Corporate Responsibility Reporting

    Sovereign Wealth Fund Highlights

    Sustainability Update Recent Post

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    Insights...
    For the Board Room and C-Suite, Questions and Advice From the Harvard Business Review and ESG and Sustainability
    14. June 2019 Uncategorized
    Corporate managers & executives: is your board “sustainability/ESG fluent”? And if not – why not? Attorney Silda Wall Spitzer and John Mandyck, CEO of Urban Green Council, writing in Harvard Business Review explain that while “some” board members have become increasingly “sustainability/ESG … Continue reading
    NASDAQ Exchange Publishes the “ESG Reporting Guide” for Corporate Managements and Boards
    04. June 2019 Uncategorized
    There is encouraging news for sustainability professionals coming from the world of stock exchanges this month.  The NASDAQ Exchange just published its guide for listed companies – as well for privately-owned firms as perhaps future IPOs for NASDAQ listing – … Continue reading
    S&P 500® Index Companies’ ESG/Sustainability, Responsibility Reporting Hits 86% For Year 2018 – Latest G&A Institute Research Results…
    22. May 2019 Uncategorized
    For the eighth year, the G&A Institute research team has examined the ESG, Sustainability, Responsibility & Citizenship disclosure and reporting practices of the S&P 500® Index companies and determined for year 2018 that 86 percent of the almost 500 public … Continue reading

    Asset MGR Highlights

    Goldman Sachs is sounding the alarm: Technology stocks are overvalued
       
    (Tuesday - June 18, 2019)
    Source: CNBC
    Why it's too early to hunker down for a recession
       
    (Tuesday - June 18, 2019)
    Source: CNN
    Trade Deal Could Lead To U.S. LNG Breakthrough
       
    (Tuesday - June 18, 2019)
    Source: Oil Price

    United States Public Pension Fund Highlights

    Activists in the Boardroom
       
    (Thursday - June 13, 2019) Associated Profiles : New York State Common Retirement Fund
    Source: City Journal
    New York Comptroller Plans to Expand Pension Plan’s ESG Funding
       
    (Thursday - June 13, 2019) Associated Profiles : New York State Common Retirement Fund
    Source: Fox Business Network
    Louisiana State Employees Retirement System taps Mellon
       
    (Thursday - June 13, 2019) Associated Profiles : Louisiana State Employees Retirement System (LASERS)
    Source: MarketWatch
     

    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.