ESG

Addressing questions about the materiality of corporate ESG disclosure
Over the last few months the topic of 'materiality' in disclosures has been the subject in several SEC leadership speeches. This briefing from DFIN focuses on ESG and materiality assessment, and presents best practice to determine company-specific materiality and decide on content to be disclosed or not. It answers questions such as: How long does a materiality assessment take? What is the best way to use the...Read more
ESG: How the sell side, buy side and corporations are navigating
This new report from Cowen offers insights on the developing ESG landscape, including: Statistics and analysis on the impact of ESG on investors' decisions How ESG is increasingly related to risk Top three strategies for ESG, including how to proactively engage the buy side and sell side Download it below now. Please complete the form below with the information requested. Once you have filled in...Read more
ESG: Threading the needle between disclosure and action
This new report from Solebury Trout looks at recent developments in ESG and sets out: How to avoid green-washing, over-disclosure and sand traps How to improve risk management, remain competitive and create additional long-term value for shareholders and other key stakeholders Five steps to control your own ESG destiny Download it below today Please complete the form below with the information...Read more
ESG Disclosures - Your ESG journey guided by our 5-step engagement
When competing for capital with others around the globe, one powerful way to distinguish yourself is with a carefully crafted ESG message. IROs often have questions about where to start, what matters most and what should be disclosed at the web-site, the proxy, 10-K and other channels. To answer these questions, DFIN, along with their sustainability reporting partners the Governance & Accountability Institute (G...Read more
Proxy season field guide
The 2021 proxy season occurs in an environment of heightened shareholder activism and an ever-increasing focus on compensation and corporate governance disclosures. This proxy season field guide provides you with an overview of recent legislative, regulatory and shareholder developments, and provides guidance on how these developments will impact you in the 2021 proxy season. It includes useful resources: a...Read more
Mar 02, 2021
Human Capital Management report
IR Magazine ’s Human Capital Management report examines the impact on IR of workforce treatment and personnel decisions, both within the company and in the supply chain. Findings in this report are based on data from the IR Magazine Global IR Survey conducted in Q3 2020 and the IR Magazine Global Investor Survey conducted in Q4 2020. By downloading this report, you will learn: How...Read more
Preparing for 2021 annual meeting & proxy season
Watch the free and informative webinar replay discussing key topics that appeared in annual meeting and proxy season 2020, and what to expect in 2021, including: Shareholder meeting options (physical, digital, hybrid), a breakdown of the meeting formats used in 2020 and common concerns Integrating ESG as well as COVID impact disclosure into your 2021 proxy Reviewing your Executive Compensation, Pay...Read more
Acceleration of ESG through a crisis
Why the capital markets will drive the recovery — the cross sectoral evidence Our in-depth IHS Markit research argues that any sustainable, "green recovery" can only happen with an acceleration of ESG in which the capital markets and society will be the driving force. Our experts examine ESG impacts pre-crisis and post-crisis across IHS Markit businesses: Economics & Country Risk; Maritime and...Read more
Board Oversight of  ESG – NOW!
Download this thorough report into the latest developments in overseeing ESG risks amid the Covid-19 pandemic, covering: the increased attention given to ESG that began before Covid-19 a disclosure-based review of the growth in board oversight of ESG innovative examples from the 2020 proxy season of ways companies are strengthening their own ESG governance practices and disclosures to meet the...Read more
ESG doesn’t get enough love in say-on-pay in the US
Download this report below for a comprehensive briefing on linking ESG metrics to say-on-pay, covering: How the C-suite and shareholders regard tying ESG metrics to executive pay Statistics and analysis on how companies have started to embed ESG more deeply within their performance assessment Examples of recent ESG say-on-pay dynamics from Apple, FedEx, American Electric Power and more Pros and...Read more
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