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Understanding ESG Scores and Ratings

As businesses develop strategies for recovery, boards are increasingly looking at their ESG score as…

6 ways to reduce UK SOX compliance costs

The countdown is on to the implementation of UK SOX. The UK’s equivalent of the…

UK SOX is well on the way: Here’s what you need to know

UK SOX: what’s the history?  UK SOX has been a long time…

Why cybersecurity should be on the ESG agenda

In a digital-first world businesses, governments, and society depend on the availability, reliability, and…

Getting the Board on Board with Cybersecurity: Tips for CISOs

Getting board engagement around cybersecurity should be growing easier. Almost every business is now digital-first,…

What does the 2022 AGM season have in store?

Right now boards, senior executives and governance teams may wish they had a crystal ball…

Business Environmental Sustainability 101

As business environmental sustainability shifts centre-stage companies need to understand what it means, the role…

Investor Activism: An EMEA Perspective on the Recent Diligent Institute Report

The growth of investor activism has had a considerable impact on the investor landscape. Activist…

Beyond COP26: Four focus areas for boards and businesses

The negotiations have been concluded and the ink is drying on the Glasgow Pact.

Everything You Need to Know About SFDR Disclosures

What Exactly Is an SFDR? In brief, SFDR stands for Sustainable Finance…

COP26: putting the S in ESG – building a better future through board diversity

When exploring the topic of ESG, most individuals and organisations have a good understanding of…