13.12.2007: Meldung: KLD Recognized with Three Awards
Investment and Pensions Europe (IPE) magazine and Triple Bottom Line Investing (TBLI) cited KLD Research & Analytics, Inc. for Outstanding Contribution to ESG at their inaugural ESG Leaders Awards ceremony in Paris, France at the Triple Bottom Line Investing Conference. KLD was also one of three finalists for the Best ESG Consultancy/Research House award.
IPE and TBLI presented five awards to organizations recognition of “the excellence and thought leadership that has developed in this area…over the past few years.” KLD congratulates the other winners: the UK Environment Agency, F&C Asset Management, Goldman Sachs, and Innovest Strategic Value Advisors.
“The IPE/TBLI awards highlight the increased awareness of the value of integrating environmental, social and governance factors into the investment process,” said Peter D. Kinder, president and co-founder of KLD. “KLD is honored to be recognized for its contributions to the field. And I was thrilled to accept the award on behalf of the many people who have contributed to KLD’s efforts.”
Two other awards this month acknowledged KLD’s contributions to the field. Ethisphere Magazine named Kinder one of the 100 Most Influential People of 2007 in Business Ethics. Kinder has also been named to The Directorship 100 list by Directorship Magazine, which recognizes “the most influential players in corporate governance.”
About KLD Research & Analytics, Inc.
KLD Research & Analytics, Inc. is an independent investment research firm providing management tools used by professionals to integrate social, environmental and governance factors into their investment strategies.
Since 1988, institutional investors, managers, trustees, consultants and advisors have depended on the quality and expertise of KLD. Today, 31 of the top 50 institutional money managers worldwide use KLD’s corporate accountability research and ratings, performance benchmarking tools and consulting services.
For more information about KLD, please visit KLD’s website www.kld.com.