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Download the Integrated Ratio Guideline – here

Center for ESG Research is proud to introduce our new Integrated Ratio Guideline. It contains a range of ESG and integrated ratios, and we both provide the formulas, and explain how the ratios should be used. Finally, we have also included a few suggestions for standard ESG notes.

New standard ESG note in the financial report

Center for ESG Research is proud to have contributed substantially to the new ESG standard note, which was launched at Nasdaq Copenhagen together with CFA Denmark and FSR - Danish Auditors. There are many cool [...]

CDSB publishes Center for ESG Research’ TCFD short guide on how to make investor useful scenarios

This guide proposes a two-stage process to create key outputs from scenario analysis to be disclosed within mainstream reports that help investors in comparing and aggregating company data to portfolio-level data. Since the launch of [...]

University of Oxford: Should FASB and IASB be responsible for setting standards for nonfinancial information?

The goal of this ‘Green Paper’ is to contribute, in a neutral way, to a conversation that has been going on for some time amongst a variety of actors, concerning whether mandatory reporting standards are [...]

S&P 500 – State of sustainability & Integrated Reporting 2018

Sustainability reporting for large public companies around the world has become the norm.  Si2’s research this year (2018) found that 78 percent of the S&P 500 issued a sustainability report for the most recent reporting [...]

New Board Member

Center for ESG Research is very happy to announce that Carsten Borring, Associate Vice President and Head of Listings & Capital Markets, NASDAQ Copenhagen has been elected for the Board.

Interview with Center for ESG Research’ Lead Researcher

JyllandsPosten & Finans.dk made an interview with Center for ESG Research' Lead Researcher. We discussed many things - but amongst others we discussed the investors' use of ESG data. Danish companies get away with informing [...]

Podcast on Center for ESG Research’ work

Bæredygtig Business visited Center for ESG Research at DTU – and here is the podcast result of the dialogue on how the companies can make better CSR reports. The podcast covers the difference between CSR [...]

WBCSD: Enhancing the credibility of non-financial information

World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD) and PwC have released a new report focused on what investors need in order to make decisions that consider non-financial information – that is, information outside of financial [...]

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