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Searching for: researcher is "innovest"

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Results 1-11 of 11.

Corporate Environmental Governance
The influence of Environmental Governance and Financial Performance
Innovest
Nov 2004 United Kingdom Investment - Ethical and SRI
This study is based on an extensive literature review and 15 case studies. The researcher says its conclusion is clear; that good environmental governance can benefit financial performance and, conversely, poor performance can have damaging financial consequences. This clearly has very important implications for financial investors. The researcher says it means that better financial returns can be obtained from investing in companies which integrate environmental considerations into corporate governance policies and proceses. 

More details are generally available exclusively to subscribers of Perspective, the electronic pensions legal & regulatory information and news service. To read the summary, subscribers should launch Perspective and navigate via the Table of Documents to PensionSurveys >> Nov 2004 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

95274490   Click here to contact the authors.
 
Who Cares Wins
Integrating environmental, social and governance issues in financial management etc
Innovest
Jun 2004 WORLDWIDE Investment - Ethical and SRI, Corporate Governance
This report aims at increasing the awareness of all involved financial market participants, at triggering a broader discussion and supporting creativity and thoughtfulness in approach, rather than being prescriptive. It also aims to enhance clarity concerning the respective roles of different market participants, including companies, regulators, stock exchanges, investors, asset managers, brokers, analysts, accountants, financial advisers and consultants. It therefore includes recommendations for different sectors, striving to support improved mutual understanding, collaboration and constructive dialogue on the issues.

More details are generally available exclusively to subscribers of Perspective, the electronic pensions legal & regulatory information and news service. To read the summary, subscribers should launch Perspective and navigate via the Table of Documents to PensionSurveys >> Jun 2004 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

6B247719   Click here to contact the authors.
 
Automotive Industry Report
Social, environmental and corporate governance issues and their impacts on corporate earnings
Innovest
Apr 2004 United States Corporate Governance, Investment - General, Investment - Performance

The research finds that sustainability leaders in the automotive sector significantly outperformed industry competitors over a three year period.

More details are generally available exclusively to subscribers of Perspective, the electronic pensions legal & regulatory information and news service. To read the summary, subscribers should launch Perspective and navigate via the Table of Documents to PensionSurveys >> Apr 2004 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

E122248B   Click here to contact the authors.
 
US Electric Power Sector Report
Performance of 26 firms in areas including corporate governance, environmental risk etc
Innovest
Apr 2004 United States Investment - General, Investment - Ethical and SRI, Corporate Governance, Investment - Performance

This report analyses the performance of 26 firms in areas including corporate governance, environmental risk and management, product/service risk and innovation, human capital strategies, emerging markets and supply chain management. The researcher found that the thirteen firms with above average ratings outperformed the lagging group by over 900 basis points in total shareholder return over the past three years. Similar results were found in nearly every other sector, largely because firms with high ratings tend to have more sophisticated management teams that are better able to deal with complexity and rapidly changing markets. 

More details are generally available exclusively to subscribers of Perspective, the electronic pensions legal & regulatory information and news service. To read the summary, subscribers should launch Perspective and navigate via the Table of Documents to PensionSurveys >> Apr 2004 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

E2219298   Click here to contact the authors.
 
European Electric Utilities Report
Trends and market activity associated with social, environmental, and corporate governance issues
Innovest
Nov 2003 Europe (including EU) Corporate Governance, Investment - Performance
Amongst other things, this report assesses the varying financial impacts of the impending EU Emissions Trading Scheme on individual utilities and identifies those which are at greatest risk and those best positioned to capitalise competitively and financially. The research shows a 39% outperformance of environmental leaders over laggards.

More details are generally available exclusively to subscribers of Perspective, the electronic pensions legal & regulatory information and news service. To read the summary, subscribers should launch Perspective and navigate via the Table of Documents to PensionSurveys >> Nov 2003 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

EA18173D   Click here to contact the authors.
 
Global Textiles Report
Trends and market activity associated with social, environmental, and corporate governance issues
Innovest
Sep 2003 WORLDWIDE Corporate Governance
This report assesses a wide spectrum of key industry trends and market activity associated with social, environmental, and corporate governance issues and their impacts on corporate bottom line and share price. It reveals that “sustainability” leaders in the textiles substantially outperformed their industry competitors over a three year period. 

More details are generally available exclusively to subscribers of Perspective, the electronic pensions legal & regulatory information and news service. To read the summary, subscribers should launch Perspective and navigate via the Table of Documents to PensionSurveys >> Sep 2003 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

F9171822   Click here to contact the authors.
 
Global Computers & Peripherals
Trends and market activity associated with social, environmental, and corporate governance issues
Innovest
Sep 2003 WORLDWIDE Investment - Ethical and SRI
This report assesses a wide spectrum of key industry trends and market activity associated with social, environmental, and corporate governance issues and their impacts on corporate bottom line and share price. It reveals that “sustainability” leaders in the computers and peripherals sector substantially outperformed their industry competitors over a three-year period. 

More details are generally available exclusively to subscribers of Perspective, the electronic pensions legal & regulatory information and news service. To read the summary, subscribers should launch Perspective and navigate via the Table of Documents to PensionSurveys >> Sep 2003 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

F01644E5   Click here to contact the authors.
 
Global Food Retail report and ratings
Trends and market activity associated with social, environmental, and corporate governance issues
Innovest
Sep 2003 WORLDWIDE Corporate Governance, Investment - Performance
This report assesses a wide spectrum of key industry trends and market activity associated with social, environmental, and corporate governance issues and their impacts on corporate bottom line and share price. It reveals that “sustainability” leaders in the food retail sector substantially outperformed their industry competitors over a three-year period. 

More details are generally available exclusively to subscribers of Perspective, the electronic pensions legal & regulatory information and news service. To read the summary, subscribers should launch Perspective and navigate via the Table of Documents to PensionSurveys >> Sep 2003 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

1516332C   Click here to contact the authors.
 
SRI Outperformance
Impact of companies’ performance on environmental and social issues on their financial performance
Innovest
Jul 2003 United States Investment - Performance, Investment - Ethical and SRI
This is a quantitative study of the impact of companies’ performance on environmental and social issues on their financial performance. Five of the six portfolios measured  would have performed better than they did, by an average of 100 basis points (1%).

More details are generally available exclusively to subscribers of Perspective, the electronic pensions legal & regulatory information and news service. To read the summary, subscribers should launch Perspective and navigate via the Table of Documents to PensionSurveys >> Jul 2003 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

CF15946C   Click here to contact the authors.
 
Global Food Products Report
Trends and issues relating to social, environmental and corporate governance issues
Innovest
Jul 2003 WORLDWIDE Investment - Ethical and SRI, Corporate Governance
As with the majority of the industry sectors examined by the researcher, “sustainability” leaders in the food products sector substantially outperformed their industry competitors over a three year period. Companies with above average ratings, including the three leaders (Cadbury Schweppes, Unilever and Danone) outperformed companies with below-average ratings as a group by approximately 32.8% over three years from April 2000 to June 2003.

More details are generally available exclusively to subscribers of Perspective, the electronic pensions legal & regulatory information and news service. To read the summary, subscribers should launch Perspective and navigate via the Table of Documents to PensionSurveys >> Jul 2003 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

12150346   Click here to contact the authors.
 
The global paper & forest products industry
Trends associated with social and environmental issues.
Innovest
May 2003 WORLDWIDE Investment - Ethical and SRI
This report considers a wide spectrum of key industry trends associated with social and environmental issues. The report conclusions shows the extent to which these issues affect the generation and protection of shareholder value within the sector, and provide strong evidence of the financial merits of committed sustainability leadership.

More details are generally available exclusively to subscribers of Perspective, the electronic pensions legal & regulatory information and news service. To read the summary, subscribers should launch Perspective and navigate via the Table of Documents to PensionSurveys >> May 2003 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

C314163F   Click here to contact the authors.
 

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