Values-Aligned Investing by Austin Wilson May 27, 2021
For 23 years, shareholders held votes on whether Home Depot should disclose the EEO-1 forms it files annually with the US Equal Employment Opportunity Commission and describe the most basic data on its workforce diversity. As other large companies scramble to disclose data on DEI, Home Depot has finally agreed to...
Values-Aligned Investing by Nelli Oster April 16, 2021There Is More to Diversity Than Initially Meets the Eye.How Intersectionality in Portfolios Is Limited by Data Availability
Earlier this year, I had the pleasure of attending GenderSmart’s Investing Summit. One of the topics that was discussed in several sessions was the concept of intersectionality—how gender intersects with other aspects of identity such as...
Values-Aligned Investing by Mark Bateman August 4, 2020
Dear ESG Vendor: Having recently completed a comprehensive review of the ESG data offerings from most of the prominent ESG vendors, we want to share some of what we learned about the state of ESG research and data...
Values-Aligned Investing June 6, 2019
In 2015, the UN General Assembly adopted the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) agenda, with 17 goals and 169 targets to be achieved by 2030. The SDGs are an extension and expansion of...
Values-Aligned Investing November 27, 2018
How do eight investor groups with ESG-related acronyms find a “coherent vision” for corporate disclosure of environmental, social, and governance issues? Create a ninth group with yet another ESG-related acronym!
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