Filters

Governance, Strategy | Article

CEOs identify transparency, investor engagement as keys to sustainability in energy sector

23 November 2020 - Larry Fink, Bernard Looney, and Kevin Sneader discuss a global transition to more sustainable business models

Learn More

Investor-Corporate Engagement, Strategy | Article

Benelux leaders discuss lessons learned for companies and investors from pandemic response

19 November 2020 - Corporate and investment chiefs from the Benelux region weigh in on the future of regional investment post-coronavirus.

Learn More
Placeholder image

Strategy | Article

CFA Institute Settles Debate on Investment Reporting 

13 November 2020 - CFA’s Director of Investment Performance joins webinar on risk management to discuss order of performance reporting. 

Learn More

Strategy | In the News

Climate Risk is Investment Risk: Fink

12 November 2020 - ...

Learn More

Strategy | Video

Long-term Risk Management: Neuberger Berman

26 October 2020 - An interview with Diedre Ypma, Managing Director at Neuberger Berman

Learn More

Strategy | In the News

Sarah Williamson’s Buyback Notes | Morning Trade Live

16 October 2020 - ...

Learn More

Strategy | Video

Webinar: Winning in the Long Term

15 October 2020 - During this session, McKinsey’s Global Managing Partner Kevin Sneader, Partner Tim Koller, and FCLTGlobal CEO Sarah K. Williamsonm discussed the five steps CEOs and boards can take to better orient their decision-making to long-term value creation.

Learn More

Governance, Strategy | Article

Case Study: Funding Long-horizon Innovation at Baillie Gifford

13 October 2020 - As summarized in Funding the Future: Investing in Long-Horizon Innovation1, returns to successful R&D are often significant and can be transformational for an organization. However, R&D spending (especially long-horizon R&D project spending) tends to be...

Learn More

Strategy | Video

Long-term Risk Management: State Street

12 October 2020 - For many investors, asset allocation begins with an estimate of volatility, producing the most stable portfolio of assets that still can earn the target return. Learn more from experts at State Street Associates about how the choice of risk timeframe influences a portfolio’s long-term success.

Learn More

Strategy, Investor-Corporate Engagement | Report

The Dangers of Buybacks: Mitigating Common Pitfalls

6 October 2020 - Returning capital to shareholders is an important and legitimate goal of many corporations. Buybacks are often an effective way to distribute capital, but care must be taken to mitigate downfalls related to personal gain and enrichment, poor timing, and excess leverage.

Learn More

Strategy | Article

Buybacks and Negative Equity – A Recipe for Disaster?

25 September 2020 - By Allen He However, the acceptance of buybacks has not been unanimous. Academics, practitioners, and politicians have criticized their use, taking issue with their potential contribution to income inequality, underinvestment in innovation, and use by executives...

Learn More