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Promoting Clarity and Compatibility in the Sustainability Landscape

GRI and SASB announce collaboration
Press Release

Amid rising global demand for clarity in the sustainability reporting ecosystem, the Sustainability Accounting Standards Board (SASB) and the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) are pleased to announce a collaborative workplan.

Nielsen Is Creating Value Through Trust and Transparency

The trusted leader in consumer and market insights releases its third Global Responsibility Report, aligned with SASB and TCFD Standards
Article

May 14, 2020 - Nielsen has released its third Global Responsibility Report today, covering its performance and progress on the long-term, ESG-focused (environmental, social, and governance) initiatives that drive continuous value for its business and stakeholders.

Nearly Half of Bloomberg LP Energy Usage Now Comes From Renewables, up Sharply From 17% in 2018

Bloomberg Now at Midpoint of Reaching 100% Renewable Energy Target by 2025
Press Release

NEW YORK, 5 May 2020 /3BL Media/ – Bloomberg LP received 48.5% of its energy from renewable sources in 2019, up from 17% in 2018 and exceeding its 2020 interim goal of 35% of renewables use, according to the company’s 11th annual Impact Report released today.

Second Sustainable Finance Week Convened by Bloomberg to Accelerate the Next $10 Trillion of Sustainable Investment

Mainstreaming of sustainable finance at the heart of discussions at four major events across New York and Toronto; Nuveen, BMO, RI, SASB and Natixis Investment Managers are main partners for the week
Press Release

NEW YORK, November 22, 2019 /3BL Media/ – The second annual Sustainable Finance Week convened by Bloomberg will expand beyond events in New York to Toronto this year. Taking place during the first week of December, Sustainable Finance Week (SFW) conversations in both cities will focus on how we accelerate the mobilization of the next $10 trillion in sustainable investment. With over $30 trillion of assets managed sustainably, sustainable finance is no longer a niche investment strategy, and is becoming increasingly mainstream.

Bloomberg Launches Equity Benchmarks

Bloomberg U.S. Large Cap Index is the Basis for Co-Branded ESG Index Family
Press Release

NEW YORK, September 17, 2019 /3BL Media/ – Bloomberg today announced that it now offers U.S. equity benchmark capabilities. The equity offering includes the Bloomberg U.S. Large Cap Index (ticker: B500) as well as growth, value and dividend indices.

Webinar: Investor Driven ESG Disclosures – State Street, SASB, MSCI

Article

The interest from the investment community in ESG disclosures is growing at a rapid pace, with no sign of slowing down. The shift is requiring more parts of the organization to be involved, with levels of transparency being asked that simply wasn’t before. What do investors expect and how do all stakeholders push ESG disclosure forward?

JetBlue Focuses on Long-Term Emissions Strategy, Climate Risk Management and Innovation

The airline releases its environmental social governance report to investors using Sustainability Accounting Standards Board (SASB) and Task Force on Climate-Related Disclosures (TCFD) standards
Press Release

NEW YORK, May 30, 2019 /3BL Media/ – JetBlue (Nasdaq: JBLU) this week released its annual environmental social governance (ESG) report detailing the airline’s long-term emissions and climate risk management strategy, among other topics. The 2018 report is available here.  

Climate Change Moves From Risk to Reward

By Mary L Schapiro
Article

Financial players and their investors have much to gain from the shift toward greater sustainability. These investments offer a dual benefit: they lower emissions, speeding the transition to a low-carbon economy, and they can make (or save) money. People are increasingly aware of the first two pillars of sustainable investing -- risk identification and transparency. Now we need to inform them about the third: the need to drive capital toward sustainable opportunities, both at home and internationally.

How Bloomberg LP Has Led the Way in Supporting Material ESG Data

An interview with Curtis Ravenel, Global Head, Sustainable Business and Finance, Bloomberg LP and SASB Foundation Board Member
Blog

Curtis Ravenel, Global Head, Sustainable Business and Finance, Bloomberg LP and SASB Foundation Board Member recently talked to SASB about Bloomberg's leadership in the space, our role in bolstering the adoption of SASB standards, the value of SASB standards in the European market, and the harmonization of SASB with the framework put forward by the FSB Task Force on Climate-related Financial Disclosures (TCFD). 

Read the full blog post on www.sasb.org.

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