This report explores how ESG considerations are shaping the actions of companies - in particular the actions of CFOs and finance teams in response to shifts in the capital markets. It sets out a blueprint for effectively navigating and thriving in this environment by highlighting four areas that will be critical for CFOs and finance functions to prioritise.
A management tool for strategy setting
As part of its approach to holistic management, Novartis has designed a comprehensive “Materiality Assessment (MA) Toolkit” to identify topics and capture insights that are relevant for strategy-setting, steering and reporting.
Novartis now makes this toolkit available to all interested companies as an open-source project to support inclusive and holistic management worldwide.
SRI-CONNECT maintains a calendar of major events in SRI & Corporate Governance. This will help companies to identify events at which they can learn about current developments in sustainable investment. It will also help them to schedule their own investor outreach.
News & comment website featuring interviews, profiles and comment from regulators, standard-setters, asset owners, investment managers, NGOs, governments, scientists and other ESG experts.
The IRRI Survey is the annual survey of the sustainable investment value chain and has documented sustainable investor communications practices over the past six years.
A half-day course that teaches participants how to respond to the growing interest of institutional investors in the sustainability performance and corporate governance practices of quoted companies.