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ICGN Response to the Consultation Paper “Review of the TSE Cash Equity Market Structure”

We are pleased to respond to the Tokyo Stock Exchange (TSE) consultation Paper “Review of the TSE Cash Equity Market Structure”.   As one of the world’s leading equity markets, with over 30% of TSE owned by overseas investors, Japan is important to ICGN members. Accordingly, ICGN is actively involved in the dialogue regarding corporate governance and investor stewardship in Japan. 

La importancia de la responsabilidad social corporativa: aumentar el valor de los activos a través del compromiso

A nivel global, existe una creciente necesidad de comprender mejor la sostenibilidad y la inversión a largo plazo, lo que ha hecho que la responsabilidad social corporativa cobre mayor relevancia en las empresas. UBS Asset Management considera que en inversiones en renta variable, tanto activas como pasivas, y en inversiones con objetivos de sostenibilidad este tipo de actuación ha demostrado impactar favorablemente en los resultados empresariales.

KPMG nombra nuevo responsable de Sostenibilidad a Ramón Pueyo

KPMG ha nombrado a Ramón Pueyo Viñuales nuevo socio responsable de la práctica de Sostenibilidad de la firma en España. Entre sus funciones, coordinará la oferta de servicios de la firma en materias vinculadas a la información y los riesgos no financieros, así como lo relativo al posicionamiento estratégico en materia de sostenibilidad de los clientes, informó la firma de servicios profesionales.

日本、統治改革の再加速を 日産巡り機関投資家団体提言 ワリング事務局



Совет по стандартам раскрытия информации об экологическом воздействии (CDSB) и проект по углеродным выбросам Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP) совместно провели исследование того, как сегодня в европейских компаниях раскрываются данные по изменению климата и экологическим аспектам в соответствии с требованиями новой Директивы о нефинансовой информации. 

[기자수첩]국민연금만 빠진 세계적 스튜어드십코드 행사

【서울=뉴시스】이진영 기자 = 세계 최대 연기금인 일본공적연금(GPIF), 미국에서 가장 큰 연기금인 캘리포니아주 공무원연금(CalPERS), 미국 2위 연기금 캘리포니아주 교사퇴직연금(CalSTARS), 캐나다 연기금(CPP)의 기금운용기구(CPPIB), 영국 최대 연기금 영국통신연금(BT Pension Scheme), 유럽에서 두 번째로 큰 연기금인 네덜란드 공무원연금(APG) 등.

Cevian and Elliott see more opportunities for activism at large cap end of the market

Shareholder activism at larger cap companies is becoming more common because these tend to be more prone to inefficiency and poor corporate governance than smaller ones, according to representatives of Elliott Management and Cevian Capital.

Speaking at the ICGN annual conference in Milan this week, Giorgio Furlani of Elliott and Harlan Zimmerman of Cevian agreed that inefficiencies created by the "conglomerate effect" often prompt activist interest in large companies.

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