Featured stories about Nasdaq's corporate responsibility and sustainability effort.


Evan Harvey, Nasdaq: Next-Gen ESG – Going Beyond the Basics

For many years, investors have been searching for more perfect sources of non-financial information: data that may not be on the balance sheet, but still offer material and relevant insight into business value.


Evan Harvey, Nasdaq: What’s Driving ESG? A Top Ten List

The prevalence and prominence of sustainability as a vital concept in the world – let alone the business community – is now clear.


Evan Harvey, Nasdaq: Stock Exchanges – An Engine for Sustainable Development

Of all economic institutions, exchanges are perhaps best positioned to drive inclusive, transparent, and sustainable practices.


Evan Harvey, Nasdaq: ESG Reporting – Six Reasons Why

Only 20% of Fortune 500 companies reported ESG data in 2011. By 2016, according to the Governance and Accountability Institute, only 20% failed to report.


Evan Harvey, Nasdaq: A Short-Term Look at Long-Term Growth – The Expert Outlook on 2017

The tension between short-term deliverables and longer-term principles is perilously high.


Evan Harvey, Nasdaq: Where the Market Stands

The stock exchange industry has been increasingly active in advocating for smart and strategic disclosure of environmental, social, and corporate governance (ESG) performance data


Evan Harvey, Nasdaq: Something New Under the Sun

Stock exchange leaders, policymakers, regulators, investors, and corporates all gathered in Doha, Qatar, for the World Federation of Exchanges (WFE) annual general meeting in October.


Evan Harvey, Nasdaq: Emerging Markets Leverage ESG Strategy

Over the last decade, emerging market exchanges (EMEs) have outperformed the rest of the world in a few key ways related to sustainability performance and disclosure.


Evan Harvey, Nasdaq: Stock Exchanges, European Capital Markets, and Sustainability

Even if the perspective remains limited to the U.S. Supreme Court’s definition of materiality or SEC disclosure guidance, sustainability data is likely part of the total mix of information that investors require.


World Exchanges Agree Enhanced Sustainability Guidance

The guidance is culmination of year-long project by WFE’s Sustainability Working Group.


Sustainable Stock Exchanges – A Conversation with Nasdaq Vice Chairperson: Sandy Frucher

Nasdaq's Sandy Frucher discusses the sustainable stock exchange movement.