Event Alerts for Responsible Investors, 4.26.13

In this week’s Event Alerts for Responsible Investors, we included 19 companies whose ESG and accounting risk profiles have been affected by recent events.

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Companies
Environmental Social Governance Accounting
Iron Mountain Incorporated (NYSE:IRM) General Motors Company (NYSE:GM) Barrick Gold Corp. (TSE:ABX) Olam International Ltd (SIN:O32)
Alliant Energy Corporation (NYSE:LNT) AstraZeneca plc (LON:AZN) Ball Corporation (NYSE:BLL) The Timken Company (NYSE:TKR)
SCANA Corporation (NYSE:SCG) United Parcel Service, Inc. (NYSE:UPS) General Motors Company (NYSE:GM) The Jones Group Inc. (NYSE:JNY)
TransCanada Corporation (TSE:TRP) Deutsche Bank AG (ETR:DBK) The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO) Capital One Financial Corp. (NYSE:COF)
Ralph Lauren Corp (NYSE:RL) Contango Oil & Gas Company (AMEX:MCF) The Phoenix Companies, Inc. (NYSE:PNX)
Event Highlights and Trends
Environmental Social Governance Accounting
Greenhouse gasses Factory closing/layoffs Combined CEO/Chairman Extreme budget cuts
Gas emissions Factory conditions Board diversity Restructures
Nuclear facility flaws Regulation violations Major layoffs
Oil pipeline impacts Corruption/fraud Innacurate filing
Related GMI Ratings Publications
Environmental Social Governance Accounting
Key Metrics Series: 10 Companies Flagged for Environmental Impact Events Key Metrics Series: FCPA, Bribery or Corruption Events Key Metrics Series: Entrenched Board Key Metrics Series: Mergers, Divestitures, and Restructuring
Key Metrics Series: Environmental Board Oversight Key Metrics Series: Board Attendance Failures