PROFILING KEY GLOBAL CAPITAL MARKET PLAYERS AND INFLUENTIALS SHAPING MARKETS, CORPORATE REPUTATIONS AND VALUATIONS.

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    A 2016 Look Ahead of the Curve

    What’s Ahead in 2017 that Affects Corporate Citizenship, Sustainability & CSR Managers?  Sustainable/ESG Investment Professionals? The seeds of development are found in 2016 and earlier...
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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

    UK Travel Giant Thomas Cook Faces Collapse
       
    (Monday - September 23, 2019) Associated Profiles : Business & Human Rights Resource Centre
    Source: International Business Times
    No One in Their Right Mind Wants a Hard Brexit, EIB's Stubb Says
       
    (Friday - September 20, 2019)
    Source: Bloomberg Markets

    USA Sustainability and Corporate Responsibility Reporting

    American Water Announces Publication of Sustainability Report
       
    (Friday - September 20, 2019)
    Source: Yahoo Finance
    Calavo Growers Publishes First-Ever Sustainability Report
       
    (Wednesday - September 18, 2019)
    Source: And Now You Know
    Cooper Tire releases seventh annual Global Sustainability Report
       
    (Tuesday - September 03, 2019)
    Source: Traction News

    Sovereign Wealth Fund Highlights

    Sustainability Update Recent Post

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    Insights...
    60% of the Russell 1000 Published Sustainability Reports in 2018 — Trends Among Large-Cap, Publicly-Traded U.S. Companies Included in the Russell 1000® Index — G&A Institute Shares Research Results
    16. September 2019 Business Case
    Topline60% of the Russell 1000 Published Sustainability reports in 2018, however of the smallest 500 by market cap only 34% are reporting, compare to 86% of the largest 500. Click here for more details. How many times today do you think … Continue reading
    GRESB at the Decade Mark – the Global Real Estate Sustainability Benchmark Serving Investors, Real Estate Asset Owners and Managers, Developers…
    03. September 2019 Impact Investing
    by Hank Boerner – Chair and Chief Strategist, G&A Institute A decade ago, two large institutional investors — PGGM Investments and APG Asset Management –and Maastricht University (The Netherlands) launched “GRESB” to try to develop more efficient access to comparable … Continue reading
    Dramatic Change of Direction For The Business Roundtable With Issuance Of “Purpose Statement” Signed By The CEOs Of America’s Largest Companies
    29. August 2019 Business & Society
    by Hank Boerner – Chair and Chief Strategist, G&A Institute The Business Roundtable (BRT) is an organization of CEOs of the largest companies in the U.S.A. — firms that generate a combined US$7 trillion in revenues, employ 15 million people, … Continue reading

    Asset MGR Highlights

    No One in Their Right Mind Wants a Hard Brexit, EIB's Stubb Says
       
    (Friday - September 20, 2019)
    Source: Bloomberg Markets
    Are Vegan ETFs the Future of Sustainable Investing?
       
    (Friday - September 20, 2019)
    Source: Worth

    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.