27 Mar '14, 11am

What does sustainability reporting mean for smaller companies?

What does sustainability reporting mean for smaller companies?

This article originally appeared at IW Financial . In recent years, a lot of buzz has been in the media about rising levels of sustainability reporting among large corporations. However, there has been comparatively little discussion of how smaller companies fit into the trend of increasing disclosure. This report draws on recent research from KPMG and from proprietary data from my company, IW Financial, to make the case that although large companies maintain a substantial lead in sustainability reporting, smaller companies are starting to recognize the benefits of disclosure and follow suit. Disclosure increases across all sectors and regions KPMG recently released its eighth Survey of Corporate Responsibility, which found that more than 90 percent of the world's 250 largest companies — measured by revenue — now publish reports detailing their performance on environmental...

Full article: http://www.greenbiz.com/blog/2014/03/27/how-do-smaller-co...

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