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Sustainable Apparel Coalition Adds Materials Sustainability Index Web Tool To Higg Index   
January 18, 2020
Source: PR Newswire - SAN FRANCISCO, June 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The Sustainable Apparel Coalition (SAC) has launched the Materials Sustainability Index (MSI) web tool as a new component to the Higg Index suite of sustainability tools for the...
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Deustche Bank   
January 18, 2020
Source: Environmental Leader - AXA, Coca-Cola, Deustche Bank, EADS, General Electric and L’Oreal – companies that last year were not getting enough credit for their actual environmental, social and governance performance – have now earned...
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MetaVu Selected to Join NAEM Affiliates Council   
January 18, 2020
Source: CSR Wire - presented in partnership with CRD Analytics and technology sponsor, Enablon. “We’re looking forward to having MetaVu join the Affiliates Council this year, said Carol Singer Neuvelt, Executive Director, NAEM....
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Uncharted waters   
January 18, 2020
Source: MarketWatch - Also launched in 2007 were Kinetics Water Infrastructure No Load KWINX, +0.00%, Sustainable Asset Management's (SAM) Sustainable Water SMWNX, First Trust ISE Water FIW, +0.40% and the PFW Water Fund PFWAX. Those funds are up a...
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UPDATE 2-Elisabeth Murdoch not joining News Corp board   
January 18, 2020
Source: Reuters - The 16-person board has been criticized by corporate governance watchers like GovernanceMetrics International for its lack of independence. It includes seven insiders — either Murdochs or current employees of News Corp....
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Climate is changing. Investing needs to, too, says BlackRock   
January 18, 2020
Source: Lincoln Journal Star - A changing climate means dramatic risks for the world — and for investments too, the chief of the world’s largest investment manager said Tuesday.
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Global warming and investment: Business climate adapts to meet Earth's changes   
January 18, 2020
Source: Times LIVE - Michael Muyot, the president of CRD Analytics, told Sasol CEO Pat Davies: "Thanks to companies like Sasol, the investment world has started to grasp the critical connection between sustainability and solid financial performance"....
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A Push For More Women On Corporate Boards   
January 18, 2020
Source: NPR - Source: Deloitte Global Center for Corporate Governance: "Women in the Boardroom: A Global Perspective" (January 2011), which refers to figures from GovernanceMetrics ... require companies to put more women on corporate boards. ...
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Regulation Is Good for America   
January 18, 2020
Source: AOL - And in a report cited by my colleague Alyce Lomax, GovernanceMetrics International noted that many Chinese companies listed in the United States have little to no intrinsic value, are thinly capitalized, and almost all have...
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American Water Named To Dow Jones Sustainability North America IndexFor Second Consecutive Year   
January 18, 2020
Source: Water Online - American Water, the nation’s largest publicly traded water and wastewater utility company, has been named to the 2013 Dow Jones Sustainability North America Index (DJSI ... Jones and the Zurich-based Sustainable Asset...
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