Boston Common Applauds release of report and framework to track positive impacts of investor engagement
Boston Common Asset Management, a global investor and leader in sustainability initiatives applauds the release of a new report on the positive outcomes of investor engagement on the practices of publicly traded companies. The Impact of Equity Engagement report release marks the first systematic effort by a group of investors to demonstrate the positive Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) impact that Responsible Investment can make.
“We are delighted to support the publication of the report as well as help test and implement this new framework,” said Geeta Aiyer President and Founder of Boston Common Asset Management. “Our experience as a global, active investment manager has demonstrated that positive and meaningful change can be achieved via investor engagement. This tool will help investors develop a common language for assessing and communicating the positive outcomes achieved in the public equities space.”