Emerging Markets ESG’s SRI contact database identifies 202 SRI indices worldwide; an increase of 61% during the past six months – Wednesday, July 20, 2016

Today, July 20, 2016 Emerging Markets ESG publishes the 22nd edition of its Updated Database of Contacts in the Field of Socially Responsible Investment (SRI).  The database includes 1,820 institutions, 1,775 conferences/events, 202 indices and 49 awards.  The first edition of the database was published by the Partners for Financial Stability (PFS) Program in 2002, […]

“The Fastest-Growing Cause for Shareholders is Sustainability” – Harvard Business Review – July 18, 2016

On July 18, 2016 Professor George Serafeim, Professor of Business Administration at Harvard Business School, contributed an article to Harvard Business Review presenting research he and colleagues have conducted about 2,665 shareholder proposals submitted to US corporations between 1997 and 2012.  The research is presented in the paper, “Shareholder Activism on Sustainability Issues,” published on […]