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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 things about this note - but in particular, we would like to point to the fact that the content is [...]

By | June 22nd, 2019|Presse|0 Comments

Interview with Center for ESG Research’ Lead Researcher

JyllandsPosten & 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 too little and too vaguely about their ESG - and the investors let them do it without posing any questions. [...]

By | November 12th, 2018|Presse|0 Comments

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 and ESG, the nuances of the Danish Statements Act, and how the investors can use the non-financial data. by Steffen [...]

By | November 6th, 2018|Presse|0 Comments

TCFD Knowledge Hub appreciates the Integrated Ratio Guideline

The TCFD Knowledge Hub has been launched - and can be found here. The Hub works as a database of useful and inspiring guidelines, examples, and legislations from around the world, whereby companies can find the resources they need to understand and implement the TCFD recommendations. The Hub is divided in 4 sections: Governance, Strategy, [...]

By | May 2nd, 2018|Presse|0 Comments

04.01.2018 Berlingske: Article on ESG for pension funds – three different stages

In this article in the Danish national paper Berlingske Business, Center for ESG Research shows the 3 stages of ESG activities that pension funds can go through - where the Danish pension funds in general only have reached the first stage of negative screening, which has a lot of drawbacks. But what could they do [...]

By | January 8th, 2018|Presse|0 Comments

Center for ESG Research launches Integrated Ratio Guideline

How do you measure CO2 or Employee Turnover Ratio? Which integrated metrics can Number of Full Time Employees be part of? Can you combine share price with pollution? How do you report on compensation in a useful way? - and how should that be used for by the investors? Are there ways to report non-financial [...]

By | January 1st, 2018|Ikke kategoriseret, Presse|0 Comments

Revision & Regnskabsvæsen, 9, 2017: TCFD = IFRS + Klimarisici

Understand how environmental reporting will affect your IFRS report Normally, when you hear about environmental reporting, the company is asked to report how it affects the environment. But what if it is the environment that affects the company and the company's economy? What if the climate agreement from COP21 in Paris 2015, and its requirement [...]

By | September 22nd, 2017|Presse|0 Comments

CDSB webinar: How to prepare for the TCFD recommendations

Center for ESG Research's Lead Researcher Jane Thostrup Jagd participated 13th July 2017 in an international webinar, with an audience from all over the world. The webinar was following the release of the final report of the Task Force on Climate-related Financial Disclosures recommendations, where companies could explore how they might implement the recommendations effectively. [...]

By | July 16th, 2017|Presse|0 Comments