Measurable improvement in sustainability reporting among top global companies

Source: , 17 October 2017

The World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD) and Radley Yeldar released the fifth edition of Reporting matters – WBCSD’s annual review of member companies’ sustainability and integrated reports. Spanning 157 leading companies from more than 20 sectors and 35 countries, this year’s >>> read more

Sustainability Communication Disconnect between Companies and Investors

Source: , 13 October 2017

The Morgan Stanley Institute for Sustainable Investing released a new report analyzing the communications disconnect between the environmental, social and governance (ESG) information investors seek and what companies provide. The paper, Sustainable Value: Communicating ESG to the 21st Century Investor, identifies >>> read more

Reporting climate risk is a major business opportunity

Source: GreenBiz.Com, 11 October 2017

All companies soon will have to account for climate risk — that was the clear message of the recommendations released in June by the G20 Task Force on Climate-related Financial Disclosures (TCFD), led by financial heavyweights Mark Carney and Michael Bloomberg. It is >>> read more

The SASB Publishes Exposure Draft Standards for Comment

Source: , 3 October 2017

The Sustainability Accounting Standards Board (the SASB) published its Exposure Draft Standards for 79 industries, which are now open for a 90-day public comment period, ending December 31, 2017. This period allows the public to review and comment on proposed changes to help ensure >>> read more