Fiduciary Duty in the 21st Century: Launch of Canada Roadmap

                January 2017 The PRI, UNEP FI and The Generation Foundation have launched the Canada roadmap for Fiduciary Duty. The roadmap is the culmination of extensive consultation with regulators, investors, policy makers and attorneys across Canada. It makes a series of recommendations to enable the market-wide adoption of ESG integration. The recommendations address the following […]

Michael Jantzi

Michael Jantzi, Chief Executive Officer, Sustainalytics Michael Jantzi is the CEO of Sustainalytics. He was the founder of Jantzi Research and has been active in the responsible investment field since 1990. Michael is a thought leader on sustainability investment and corporate social responsibility issues and regularly appears in the global media. He is the co-author of […]

Assessing the Value of Sustainability Indices and Disclosure Initiatives

2 October 2008 | Boston USA The North American Taskforce´s 2008 workshop was held at State Street Corporation Headquarters in Boston, attracting over 60 participants. Discussions centered on disclosure of environmental, social and governance issues. The highly interactive event aimed at discussing why non-financial disclosure matters, what the drivers for disclosure are, to which different […]

Manulife Financial

Company Profile Manulife Financial was founded in 1887 as The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company in Canada. Manulife Financial is a major insurance company and financial services provider. Its global head office is located in Toronto, Ontario, with worldwide operations, most notably in the United States (through its subsidiary, John Hancock Insurance) and in 19 unique […]

Desjardins Group

Company Profile Desjardins Group is the largest integrated cooperative financial group in Canada, with overall assets of more than $143 billion, as at June 30, 2007. It comprises a network of caisses, credit unions and business centres in Québec and Ontario, and some twenty subsidiary companies in life and general insurance, securities brokerage, venture capital […]