Investor Engagement & ESG Disclosure
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Stephen Butler / 18.01.22
ESG integration in the FTSE 100: still a long way to go?
Our latest issue of ‘Reporting Matters’ reveals the findings of our research on ESG integration and disclosure in the FTSE 100.
Anokhi Kalayil / 15.12.21
Greenwashing – a thing of the past?
Sustainability is a topic in which consumers and businesses are increasingly interested. As more people start making purchasing decisions based on sustainability, it is important that consumers are presented with accurate...
Jon Towell / 26.11.21
Wins for both large cap and mid cap reports at IR Society Awards
In an excellent night at the IR Society Awards, we enjoyed wins for both FTSE 100 and FTSE 250 clients in the Best Annual...
Jon Towell / 25.11.21
A hat-trick of wins at the Strategic Comms Awards
We were delighted to win three awards at the inaugural Strategic Comms Awards, which recognise excellence in corporate...
Rachel Madan / 18.11.21
Science Based Targets initiative launches Corporate Net-Zero Standard
The Science-Based Targets initiative (SBTi) launches the Corporate Net-Zero Standard, the world’s first framework for...
Rachel Madan / 17.11.21
Double Materiality with GRI
In our eleventh 'Luminous Spotlight' podcast, Rachel Madan talks with George Harrington, Manager of Corporate and Stakeholder...
Stephen Butler / 10.11.21
What investors are looking for
The tenth Luminous Spotlight podcast explores what investors are really calling for in the area of ESG and how companies can...
Stephen Butler / 02.11.21
Daniel McDaid joins our Investor Engagement & ESG Disclosure team
Our Investor Engagement & ESG team is delighted to welcome Daniel McDaid as a Senior Consultant.
Rachel Madan / 28.10.21
Anokhi Kalayil joins our growing Sustainability & Impact team
Our growing Sustainability & Impact offer goes far beyond reporting – helping companies to make the right decisions, through...
Rachel Madan / 22.10.21
Setting impactful Science-Based Targets
In our ninth ‘Luminous Spotlight’ podcast, Rachel Madan talks with Sarah Webster, Director of Sustainable Business at Britvic,...
Rachel Madan / 22.10.21
The journey to Net Zero
In our eighth ‘Luminous Spotlight’ podcast, Rachel Madan talks with Andrew Day, Sustainability Director at Telford Homes, a...
Stephen Butler / 12.10.21
The role of technology in enhancing investor engagement
The seventh Luminous Spotlight podcast explores the role technology can play in enhancing corporate reporting and investor...
Stephen Butler / 09.09.21
How to create consistent ESG reporting
The sixth Luminous Spotlight podcast explores what the newly formed Value Reporting Foundation (VRF) means for corporate...
Stephen Butler / 29.07.21
How to prepare for your next annual report
In this ‘Luminous Spotlight’ podcast, we sat down with Maureen Beresford, Head of Corporate Governance at the FRC to discuss...
Alan Hines / 28.07.21
Clarke to accelerate Luminous' digital offer
We are delighted to welcome Nick Clarke to Luminous as Head of Digital.
Stephen Butler / 13.07.21
Reporting Matters 7: ESG integration and disclosure in the FTSE 100
Our latest issue of ‘Reporting Matters’ reveals the findings of our research on ESG integration and disclosure in the FTSE...
Sarah Roper / 29.06.21
Meeting investors’ ESG disclosure needs
The recently formed Value Reporting Foundation (VRF) hosted a webinar last week on ‘How Investors Use Your ESG Disclosures’. A...
Stephen Butler / 15.06.21
Three nominations in the IR Magazine Awards
We are delighted that Britvic, National Express and Synthomer have been shortlisted for ‘Best Annual Report’ in the IR...
Sheila Morrison / 04.06.21
How brightly are professional services brands shining?
Our webinar on 24 June deep dives into the professional services sector in the context of our B2B Brightest Brands research.
Rachel Madan / 25.05.21
Why you should rethink materiality
Rachel Madan and Stephen Butler discuss what the new standard of double materiality means for companies that are taking their...
Stephen Butler / 06.05.21
Luminous workshop on building ESG competence
We are excited to offer a new half-day workshop to help business leaders build their understanding of ESG and develop an ESG...
Rachel Madan / 06.05.21
What it takes to be a leader on gender diversity
In our latest 'Luminous Spotlight' podcast, Rachel Madan talks with Richard Eadie at Severn Trent on how the FTSE 100 company...
Stephen Butler / 13.04.21
Working towards brighter ESG reporting
In the latest issue of the IR Society's publication, Informed, Stephen Butler shares the findings of our B2B Brightest Brands...
Sheila Morrison / 22.03.21
Gender equality in a post-COVID world
International Women’s Day 2021 is all about #ChoosetoChallenge, focusing on the idea that a challenged world is an alert...
Stephen Butler / 22.03.21
Embarking on the TCFD journey
For our latest 'Luminous Spotlight' podcast and briefing guide, we interview Simon Weaver, Co-Head of Climate Risk and...
Rachel Madan / 15.03.21
Diversity and inclusion: How to communicate authentically
What are the two things you should do to authentically communicate your approach – regardless of your starting point?
Rachel Madan / 07.03.21
An International Women's Day unlike any other?
For well over 100 years, International Women’s Day has been a global call to action for accelerating women’s equality. Over...
Stephen Butler / 04.03.21
Producing a compelling maiden annual report
In the first of our 'Luminous Spotlight' podcasts, we interview David Vieira, Chief Communications Officer at JTC, on the pre-...
Stephen Butler / 02.03.21
Reporting more transparently against the UK Corporate Governance Code
The Financial Reporting Council (FRC) has published a report encouraging more transparency when reporting against the UK...
Rachel Madan / 21.01.21
The Science Based Targets initiative turns five: what now?
December 2020 marked the fifth anniversary of the Paris Agreement – the world’s commitment to limit global warming below 2°C –...
Alan Hines / 14.01.21
Rachel Madan heads new Sustainability & Impact offer
We are delighted to announce that Rachel Madan is joining the Luminous leadership team to develop our growing Sustainability &...
Sarah Roper / 11.01.21
ESG: the impact of COVID-19 on the sustainability agenda
On 15 December 2020, The Economist held its latest webinar as part of its Sustainability Week Insight Hour series. Titled...
Stephen Butler / 07.12.20
Luminous’ strategy team grows
We are delighted to welcome two new consultants to our growing strategy team.
Stephen Butler / 19.11.20
The FRC's future of corporate reporting
The Financial Reporting Council (FRC) held an online event on Wednesday 11 November that aimed to advance the debate on the...
Stephen Butler / 12.11.20
The UK Government, FCA and FRC advance the pace of TCFD adoption
On 9 November the Chancellor of the Exchequer, Rishi Sunak, announced at the Green Horizon Summit that the UK will become...
Stephen Butler / 20.10.20
Section 172: challenging conditions driving valuable insights
Luminous was delighted to welcome a select group of company secretaries and senior corporate affairs professionals to a...
Stephen Butler / 15.10.20
Lean in, watch and listen
“Companies are missing an opportunity to engage investors and other stakeholders more effectively through video.”
Stephen Butler / 15.06.20
Policy round-up: COVID-19
The impacts of COVID-19 are having a profound effect on companies and their financial communications. Over the last few...
Stephen Butler / 31.03.20
Feedback invited on latest FRC guidance relating to COVID-19
The FRC's Financial Reporting Lab has issued a valuable infographic, highlighting the information investors are looking for...
admin / 25.03.20
COVID-19: Notice to clients with corporate reporting projects
Stephen Butler / 23.03.20
The FCA's announcement regarding preliminary results
We noted the announcement from the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) that it was writing a letter on Friday night to companies...
Stephen Butler / 09.03.20
COVID-19: What are its implications for investor relations?
COVID-19 is, of course, a human tragedy, affecting hundreds of thousands of people. But it is also having an impact on...
Nada Zbirek / 05.03.20
Triple brand success at the Transform awards
For the 11th year running, the Transform Awards Europe 2020 recognise best practice in corporate, product and global brand...
Nada Zbirek / 20.01.20
Our top 20 trends in 2020
2010. The world was still suffering from the 2008 financial crisis, another crisis – namely, the European debt crisis -...
Jon Towell / 23.12.19
'One Octapharma' internal campaign makes shortlist at Corporate Content Awards
Content is king they say. So it's great to be acknowledged for a campaign built around insightful and inspiring content. Our...
Jon Towell / 20.12.19
Informa, BCO and Petredec brands make Transform Awards shortlist
We are delighted that the three brand projects we entered have all been shortlisted in the Transform Awards 2020. Our event...
justin boucher / 10.10.19
Luminous shortlisted 8 times!
We are thrilled to have been nominated for 8 corporate communications and reporting awards at the forthcoming Investor...
Stephen Butler / 03.12.18
The new reputational landscape
According to the Edelman 'Trust Barometer', trust in business now stands at just 43%.
Stephen Butler / 11.10.18
Making sense of MiFID II
MiFID II is aimed at increasing transparency, restoring confidence and protecting investors' interests against some of the...
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