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Recent Press Releases:


SASB Foundation Expands Investor Advisory Group

SASB Hires Stakeholder Outreach Manager – Sector Advisory Groups

SASB and Fordham University Announce Collaboration

SASB Draws Robust Response to Public Comment Period

SASB Hires Technical Director

SASB Extends Public Comment Period to January 31, 2018

SASB to Create Sector Advisory Groups & Releases Annual State of Disclosure Report

The SASB Foundation Announces Appointment of New Director

The SASB Publishes Exposure Draft Standards for Comment

SASB Releases Technical Agenda in Preparation of Exposure Draft Standards

Sustainability Accounting Standards Board’s Chair joins CDSB’s Board

Announcing New Members of the SASB Standards Board

SASB Commissions Independent Analysis of Economic Impact of Standards Adoption

SASB Hires Director of Research


Recent coverage:

In Praise Of ExxonMobil’s Reporting Transparency (Forbes)

Measuring Investors’ Contributions To The Sustainable Development Goals (Forbes)

Materiality Matters: Targeting the ESG Issues That Can Impact Performance (Advisors Perspective)

LA, Long Beach Want To Penalize Trucking Companies Underpaying Drivers (KJZZ)

Sustainability Accounting on the Rise: Q&A with SASB’s David Parham (Environmental Leader)

Tim Mohin: ‘The world doesn’t need more CSR reports’ (Ethical Corporation’s)

How To Heed BlackRock’s Call For Corporate Social Responsibility (Forbes)

Commentary: Companies must come clean on climate change risks (Pensions & Investments)

Accounting for material environmental issues: from GRI, SASB and IR to natural capital accounting (Trucost)

Davos 2018: Mainstreaming is the future of corporate ESG  (Thomson Reuters)

Can the GRI and SASB reporting frameworks be collaborative? (GreenBiz)

This Ain’t Your Daddy’s Capitalism, and That Ain’t Such a Bad Thing (CFA Blog)

Commentary: Companies must come clean on climate change risks (Pensions & Investments)

How Coming Clean on Environmental Impact Helps Companies Grow (World Economic Forum)

The Next Phase in Sustainability Disclosure is Coming, Says SASB’s Rogers (Bloomberg Sustainable Finance Brief)

How Intangible Assets Are Affecting Company Value in The Stock Market (Forbes) 

Improving the Quality of ESG Data (Financial Advisor)

Speaking the same language on sustainability (Corporate Secretary)

Necessity Breeds Innovation for the SASB (Financial Advisor)

Slowly but surely, US investors pivoting to focus on sustainability (S&P Global)

Q&A: When it comes to ESG disclosures, ‘boilerplate just doesn’t cut it’ (S&P Global)

Why 2018 could be a breakthrough year for SASB (Greenbiz)

Why Financial Performance Affects ESG Metrics (Forbes)

Urgent Needs for 2018 (3BL Media)

SASB Seeks Public Comment on Sustainability Reporting Standards (WSJ)

Companies struggle to go beyond boilerplate in sustainability disclosures (Accounting Today)

Green Reporting Takes Root (CFO Magazine)

SASB Reconfigures Board Structure (Accounting Today)

SASB Reinforces Internal Structure to Become a Standards-Setting Body in Line with Accounting Peers (Responsible Investor)

Support for Climate Proposals Heats Up This Proxy Season (Agenda)

How to add ESG to your annual report (IR Magazine)

Former SEC Chief Thinks Commission Could Boost Climate Focus (CFO Magazine)

Sustainability Accounting Standards Represent Market—Not Regulatory—Forces at Work (

The Thin Line Between Financial and Sustainability Reporting (ESG Magazine)

What’s Next for Standard Setting at SASB? (Financial Advisor)

Industry view: Sustainability enters governance mainstream (IR Magazine)

Investors Want to Engage on Sustainability—Are You Prepared? (NACD)