Whitepapers Archive

Seeing a bigger picture
This report from Emperor sets out the findings of their review of the first 33 AIM 100 annual reports published before May 31, 2021. It sets out how disclosure is evolving in response to the external environment, important current trends in reporting and interesting examples of good practice. With statistics and analysis on: Six areas that companies should focus on in their communications for 2021 and beyond Future-...Read more
Why public companies need social media
Millennial and Gen Z investors are using social media to redefine their relationships with the market. This article from Market One presents research on how public companies and investors are impacting brand reach, reputation and market liquidity through their social media channels. The insights presented show the importance of social media in the decision-making process of institutional investors and how...Read more
Evolving Trends in ESG Disclosure: Morrow Sodali Q&A with Maryann Waryjas
EVOLVING TRENDS IN ESG DISCLOSURE: MORROW SODALI Q&A WITH MARYANN WARYJAS (MORROW SODALI LEADERSHIP SERIES) Greg Reppucci, Morrow Sodali’s Director of Sustainability and a member of Morrow Sodali’s Corporate Governance Consulting Group, spoke with Maryann Waryjas, former Chief Legal Officer and Chair of Enterprise Risk Management with Herc Holdings Inc. (NYSE: HRI), former CLO of Great Lakes Dredge and Dock...Read more
The conscience of corporations: Public company ESG adoption
This new report from Intelligize offers the results of their recent survey into the reporting of information relating to public companies' ESG efforts. It includes the following questions: How focused is your company on each of the three topics covered by ESG – environmental, social and governance matters? Does your company benchmark against peers’ ESG disclosure when preparing its own? Do you believe your company’s...Read more
Cision webinar recording: How are activist investors influencing companies' ESG messaging?
This webinar recording from Cision looks at the impact of activism on ESG messaging. It features: Moderator: Justin Ruiss, director of IR activations, Cision Gabrielle Wolf, director in the proxy solicitation group, Innisfree M&A Incorporated Andrew Archer, head of ESG advisory, Investor Update Amanda Klein, managing director, Gasthalter & Co. LP View it below today! Please complete the...Read more
G7 makes historic decision for mandatory climate reporting: How will you succeed?
ESG Playbook's new report below examines environmental issues and what information investors need from IROs in this key area. It covers: proposed rules for mandatory climate risk reporting by the end of this year why climate change has emerged as one of the most important materiality issues key areas of climate disclosures that investors tend to focus on Download it today! Please complete the form...Read more
What investors need to know about the UN’s explosive new climate report
This new report from S&P Global looks at a scientific report from the UN’s Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) which has been another wake-up call for investors trying to assess the impact of climate change. The IPCC’s findings can help businesses, investors and regulators use data about their specific circumstances to understand how climate change can impact them directly – for example, in the form...Read more
Paving the way for credible net-zero targets in the food sector
FAIRR's new report focuses on ESG issues in the food and beverage industry. It analyses: the interpretation of carbon target-setting by food companies and why the landscape of targets is difficult to navigate what investors want from food and beverage companies regarding Scope 3 emissions how reliant companies are on offsetting to deliver net-zero and how this can be insufficient for investors Download this...Read more
Supporting issuers with ESG data
The number and scale of investors demanding greater disclosure of ESG-related data and integrating ESG into their capital allocation decision-making continues to gather pace around the world. This new report from London Stock Exchange sets out the necessity for ESG data and disclosure, and explains additional provisions of ESG data and scores which they are making available to London-listed companies. ...Read more
Virtual events best practice guide
Engaging an audience in a virtual environment and delivering a successful event is different from in-person. To help take your in-person events online and create an engaging virtual experience, Q4 developed this guide to share their best practices. Please complete the form below with the information requested. Once you have filled in the form, you will receive or be taken to the white paper. We need this information...Read more
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