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    Strategic Governance - Enabling Financial, Environmental, and Social Sustainability

    A new book by Hank Boerner and Mark Sickles of the Governance & Accountability Institute.  Click here for more information.

    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

    EU referendum: I'm no secret Brexiteer, says David Cameron
    (Friday - May 27, 2016)
    Source: BBC
    Does feeding cattle antibiotics contribute to global warming?
    (Friday - May 27, 2016)
    Source: CS Monitor
    The incoherence of sustainability
    (Friday - May 27, 2016)
    Source: American Enterprise Institute

    USA Sustainability and Corporate Responsibility Reporting

    Chemtura Releases 2016 Corporate Sustainability Report
    (Thursday - May 26, 2016)
    Source: NASDAQ
    Sustainability Delivering Ever Faster Growth for Unilever
    (Tuesday - May 17, 2016)
    Source: Sustainable Brands
    Sappi’s 2015 Sustainability Report touts environmental stewardship, jobs
    (Monday - May 16, 2016)
    Source: Press Herald

    UK Sustainability and Corporate Responsibility Reporting

    (Monday - October 05, 2015)
    Source: Allstate
    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

    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

    Sustainability Update11
    Three Takeaways From The 5th Annual GRI Conference in Amsterdam (May 2016)
    26. May 2016 Uncategorized
    On Wednesday, May 18th, GRI opened the first day of its 5th Global Conference titled “Empowering Sustainable Decisions”, in Amsterdam, welcoming 1,200 delegates from 77 countries.  Amsterdam is a beautiful city with old buildings, canals, bridges and more bikes than … Continue reading
    Investors Really Do Care About Sustainability – There’s a Gap Between Them and Corporate Executives
    23. May 2016 Corporate Responsibility
    Corporate CEOs, CFOs and others in the C-suite typically ask, “do investors really care about corporate sustainability…or is it a fad, a PR thing?”  MIT Sloan Management Review and The Boston Consulting Group (BCG) set out to explore that question.  The answer … Continue reading
    Will We See Mandated Corporate Reporting on ESG / Sustainability Issues in the USA?
    13. May 2016 Climate Change
    by Hank Boerner – Chairman – G&A Institute Maybe…U.S. Companies Will Be Required…or Strongly Advised… to Disclose ESG Data & Related Business Information Big changes in mandated US corporate disclosure and reporting on ESG factors may be just over the … Continue reading

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    "Our good friend Hank Boerner at Governance & Accountability Institute, Inc., has launched INSIGHTS-edge (now SustainabilityHQTM) ,an essential data platform for investor-relations officers, boards of directors and treasury departments in this brave new world of accountability and sustainability. See Testimonials about SHQ here.....

    Asset Managers

    Asset MGR Highlights

    Oil price hits $50 a barrel for first time this year
    (Friday - May 27, 2016) Associated Profiles : Stoxx Limited

    Why Monsanto Has Become A More Attractive Stock
    (Friday - May 27, 2016)
    Source: Forbes
    North Korea Linked to Digital Attacks on Global Banks
    (Friday - May 27, 2016)
    Source: NY Times

    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.

    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.