Press Releases

9/22/20 8:15 am EDT

  • Benchmarking sustainable business performance is now easier with a universal set of 'stakeholder capitalism metrics’ including environmental, social and governance (ESG) indicators and disclosures for financial markets, investors and society
  • The metrics will help companies demonstrate long-term value creation and their contributions to the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), marking a milestone in the implementation of "stakeholder capitalism"
  • The project came about under the leadership of the Forum’s International Business Council Chairman Brian Moynihan (Bank of America Chairman and CEO), and was developed with support of the “Big Four” accounting firms, Deloitte, EY, KPMG and PwC
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The World Economic Forum today released a set of universal environmental, social and governance (ESG) metrics and disclosures to measure stakeholder capitalism that companies can report on regardless of their industry or region. Organized around the pillars of principles of governance, planet, people and prosperity, the identified metrics and disclosures align existing standards, enabling companies to collectively report non-financial disclosures.  Announced at the fourth annual more...
9/21/20 3:30 pm EDT

Company Recognized for Its Leadership and Long-Standing Support of Community Development Financial Institutions

For the fourth year, Fortune has recognized Bank of America on its “Change the World” list for the company’s leadership and long-standing support of community development financial institutions (CDFIs), and for the impact of the additional financing it channeled through that network as part of the Payment Protection Program ( more...
9/21/20 11:00 am EDT

Featuring an Exclusive Interview With HRH The Prince of Wales to Mark the Launch of RE:TV

  • RE:TV announced during The Prince of Wales’ keynote speech to launch Climate Week 2020

  • Part of HRH’s SMI, the website will host compelling films and articles to showcase those on the path towards a more sustainable future

  • Watch exclusive RE:TV launch interview

Speaking today at Climate Week 2020, HRH The Prince of Wales launched RE:TV, a new platform to showcase solutions working to accelerate a more sustainable future. RE:TV will champion inspiring solutions from around the world. With content curated by The Prince of Wales, viewers will be able to explore content in five defined sub-channels: Re:Imagine, Re:Design, Re:Balance, Re:Invigorate, and Re:Invest. At launch, a selection of more than a dozen short films and articles will be available at more...