Sustainability

Sustainability Accounting Standards Board

https://www.sasb.org

US SIF- The Forum for Sustainable and Responsible Investment

http://www.ussif.org/index.asp

Global Reporting Initiative – GRI

https://www.globalreporting.org/Pages/default.aspx

Governance and Accountability Institute

http://www.ga-institute.com

Author: Christopher K. Merker, Ph.D., CFA

Christopher K. Merker, PhD, CFA, is a director with Robert W. Baird & Co. Merker holds a PhD in Investment Governance and Fiduciary Effectiveness from Marquette University. He is a past president of the CFA Society Milwaukee and a current board member. An adjunct professor of finance at Marquette University, where he teaches the investment course, Sustainable Finance, he is also executive director of Fund Governance Analytics, LLC, a provider of governance research and diagnostic tools for issuers, asset owners and institutional investors. He publishes the blog, Sustainable Finance, which covers current topics around sustainability in investing (www.sustainablefinanceblog.org)