17.06.13 RI SA absorbs AODP

ShareAction absorbs climate disclosure body the Asset Owners Disclosure Project Campaign group ShareAction is to strengthen its focus on climate risk by taking over the Asset Owners Disclosure Project. They have today (June 13) announced an agreement for ShareAction to take on the AODP, the body which ranks the climate-related …

IIRC Newsletter

IFAC calls on G20 governments to embrace Integrated Reporting The International Federation of Accountants (IFAC) has called on G20 leaders to “embrace Integrated Reporting” as a vehicle for building trust and confidence in business and government. IFAC has published a document stating, “Integrated Reporting is an opportunity to focus on …

IoT Poses a Threat to Anything and Everyone Connected

 IoT Pose A Threat To Anything And Everyone Connected By Chuck Brooks Loosely defined, the Internet of Things (IoT) refers to the general idea of things that are readable, recognizable, locatable, addressable, and/or controllable via the Internet. It encompasses devices, sensors, people, data, and machines. As broad as the definition …

Latest ESG and Impact Investing News!

The TBLI DailyRobert Rubinstein Read paper ? Business Science Environment World Technology Careers #sustainability #climatechangeLatest ESG and Impact Investing News Here is a sampling of some breaking news that confirms ESG and Impact Investing is going mainstream. The TBLI Daily is sent to you once a week to reduce your …

US nuclear regulators greatly underestimate potential for nuclear disaster Nuclear spent fuel fire could force millions of people to relocate

US nuclear regulators greatly underestimate potential for nuclear disaster Nuclear spent fuel fire could force millions of people to relocate Date: May 25, 2017 Source: Princeton University, Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs Summary: The US Nuclear Regulatory Commission relied on faulty analysis to justify its refusal to …

Wall Street’s faith in Trump is imploding

The one number that shows Wall Street’s faith in Trump is imploding By Matt O’Brien May 19 (Michael Nagle/Bloomberg) There’s a reason Wall Street gets paid the big bucks. It’s that it only took it six months to figure out that President Trump doesn’t always do what he says he will. …

Retail Automation: Stranded Workers? *New Research*

Retail Automation: Stranded Workers? Opportunities and risks for labor and automation   Cornerstone Capital Group’s new report, Retail Automation: Stranded Workers? Opportunities and Risks for Labor and Automation, finds that 6 to 7.5 million retail jobs likely will be automated out of existence in the coming years, leaving a large portion of …