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Investor Group Proposes ESG Disclosure Rules

The Ceres-led Investor Network on Climate Risk has proposed that companies listed on US and global stock exchanges be required to include a series of environmental, social and governance sustainability disclosures in their annual financial filings. The group of investors, which includes BlackRock, British Columbia Investment Management Corporation and the … Read more »

Thomas Reuters

Thomson Reuters Launches ESG Indices

Thomson Reuters has launched a new family of environmental, social and corporate governance indices. The Thomson Reuters Corporate Responsibility Indices were developed jointly with S-Network Global Indexes, a New York-based specialist index design firm. The firms say unlike the majority of ESG indices, however, their indices mirror the performance of … Read more »

FTSE

FTSE Launches Environmental Technologies Index

FTSE Group has launched an environmental technologies index, FTSE ET100, designed to measure the performance of companies whose core business is in the development and operation of environmental technologies. To qualify, companies must derive at least 50 percent of their business from environmental markets. These include renewable and alternative energy, … Read more »

Mitsubishi, Applied Materials Dropped From FTSE4Good; Salesforce.com Added

Mitsubishi, Applied Materials Dropped From FTSE4Good; Salesforce.com Added

Mitsubishi Corp., Swiss-based healthcare equipment provider Nobel Biocare and US semiconductor makers Applied Materials and Micron Technology have been dropped from the FTSE4Good Index for failing to meet environment or social criteria required to remain on the series of ethical investment stock market indices. The FTSE4Good, which was launched in … Read more »

USGBC, FTSE Launch Green Property Index for Investors

FTSE Group, the US Green Building Council and the National Association of Real Estate Investment Trusts have jointly developed green property indexes for institutional and retail investors. The indexes have been designed to give investors a structured way to measure and model the risk and reward profile of green property, … Read more »

Diageo, British Land Lead FTSE Carbon Disclosure Ranking

Diageo, British Land Lead FTSE Carbon Disclosure Ranking

Anglo American, Diageo, Mondi, Morgan Crucible, Reckitt Benckiser and Unilever are among the companies leading the Carbon Disclosure Project’s annual report ranking the carbon reporting and disclosure efforts of  FTSE 350 companies. “The Future of Reporting: CDP FTSE 350 Climate Change Report 2012,” which was co-written by PricewaterhouseCoopers, found that … Read more »

Suncorp, Tiffany’s, WM Added to FTSE4Good Index; Dr Pepper, Mattel Dropped

Suncorp, Tiffany’s, WM Added to FTSE4Good Index; Dr Pepper, Mattel Dropped

Coca-Cola Amatil, Suncorp Group, DirecTV, chemical company Ecolab, food producer Hillshire Brands and jewelery retailer Tiffany & Co. are among 21 companies added to the FTSE4Good Index, which identifies on a semi-annual basis businesses that meet globally recognized corporate social responsibility standards. Seven companies were dropped from the index for … Read more »