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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.

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 [...]

Harvard: The Price of Corporate Sustainability

Combining corporate sustainability performance scores based on environmental, social and governance (ESG) data with big data measuring public sentiment about a company’s sustainability performance, I find that the valuation premium paid for companies with strong [...]

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