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What is alstria office REIT-AG’s “Green Dividend” and How Does it Relate to Efficient Sustainability Investment?

Investors focused on ESG have long argued that a commitment to sustainability could pay dividends. Now, with the EU putting a focus on standardizing ESG definitions through its Taxonomy Regulation, the German company alstria office [...]

By |September 24, 2020|Blog|Comments Off on What is alstria office REIT-AG’s “Green Dividend” and How Does it Relate to Efficient Sustainability Investment?

DOL Proposes Rule on ESG & Fiduciary Duties under ERISA: Call for Comment

On June 23, 2020, the Department of Labor (“DOL”) issued a proposed rule on plan fiduciaries’ duties when considering investments that incorporate environmental, social, and governance (“ESG”) factors. Now plan fiduciaries, asset managers, and other [...]

By |July 13, 2020|Blog, Regulatory Matters|Comments Off on DOL Proposes Rule on ESG & Fiduciary Duties under ERISA: Call for Comment

Proxy Talk: How Corporate Boards Can Oversee ESG Issues

During the 2019 proxy season Glass Lewis found that approximately 43% of Russell 1000 companies had established some sort of board oversight of ESG issues. However, based on the disclosure we've reviewed, it appears that [...]

By |April 29, 2020|Blog, Proxy Talks|Comments Off on Proxy Talk: How Corporate Boards Can Oversee ESG Issues

Everything in Governance is Affected by the Coronavirus Pandemic. This is Glass Lewis’ Approach

The Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic is expected to continue for up to 18 months. With the extraordinary impact the pandemic is already having on companies and markets around the world today, Glass Lewis has been scenario [...]

By |March 26, 2020|Blog|Comments Off on Everything in Governance is Affected by the Coronavirus Pandemic. This is Glass Lewis’ Approach

Glass Lewis and CGLytics Establish Global Partnership to Provide Unmatched Compensation Data and Analytics

Glass Lewis integrates CGLytics data set and analytical tools for its proxy vote recommendations and custom policy offerings [San Francisco, Amsterdam, London – June 5, 2019] – Glass Lewis, the world’s leading independent provider of [...]

By |June 5, 2019|Blog, Press Releases|Comments Off on Glass Lewis and CGLytics Establish Global Partnership to Provide Unmatched Compensation Data and Analytics

Glass Lewis Launches Report Feedback Statement Service

Service Will Be Piloted in Spring 2019 for U.S. Company Annual General Meetings SAN FRANCISCO (14 March 2019) – Glass Lewis, the leading independent provider of global governance and engagement support services, today announced the [...]

By |March 14, 2019|Blog, Press Releases|Comments Off on Glass Lewis Launches Report Feedback Statement Service

Spain is first country to mandate shareholder votes on “non-financial” ESG reporting

On December 28, 2018 the Spanish government approved Law 11/2018, which transposes EU Directive 2014/95/EU on disclosure of non-financial and diversity information into Spanish law. The new law amends the Spanish Commercial Code by specifying [...]

By |February 20, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on Spain is first country to mandate shareholder votes on “non-financial” ESG reporting

Glass Lewis Opens Operations Center in Kansas City

KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI (27 November 2018) – Glass Lewis, the leading independent provider of global governance and engagement support services, today announced the opening of a new, full-service office in Kansas City, Missouri. With a [...]

By |November 27, 2018|Blog, Press Releases|Comments Off on Glass Lewis Opens Operations Center in Kansas City

Glass Lewis Announces Senior Leadership Promotions for Research in Europe and North America

SAN FRANCISCO (15 November 2018) – Glass Lewis, the leading independent provider of global governance services, named Andrew Gebelin as Vice President, Research, Engagement and Stewardship and Kern McPherson as Vice President, Research and Engagement. These [...]

By |November 15, 2018|Blog, Press Releases|Comments Off on Glass Lewis Announces Senior Leadership Promotions for Research in Europe and North America

Sustainalytics and Glass Lewis Team Up on Corporate Governance Data Services Offering

Flexible data offering enables investors to easily incorporate corporate governance data on 20,000 companies into their investment systems and workflows October 22, 2018 – Sustainalytics, a leading global provider of ESG and corporate research, ratings and [...]

By |October 22, 2018|Blog, Press Releases|Comments Off on Sustainalytics and Glass Lewis Team Up on Corporate Governance Data Services Offering
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