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RESEARCH AWARDS

Each year ESG Research Australia hosts an awards luncheon to award the best research on Australian equities.

The three awards given are listed below.

 

Best Piece of ESG Research by an Individual Analyst or Team

This is awarded to the Individual Analyst or team of analysts who write the best individual ESG related research report during a calendar year as judged by the ESG RA research evaluation committee.

 

Best ESG Broking Firm as Voted by Investment Managers

This is awarded to the best  overall ESG Broking Firm as Voted by ESG RA Investment Managers (and superannuation funds that directly manage Australian equities investments). (Please refer criteria.)

These awards are designed to recognise and promote the important part that brokers can play in identifying and assessing the impact of environmental, social and governance matters on investments and investment returns.

 

Best Piece of Ongoing ESG Research

This is awarded to the Individual Analyst or team of analysts who write the best ongoing individual ESG related research report as judged by the ESG RA research evaluation committee.

7th Annual ESG Research Australia Awards

 

ESG Research Australia along with the Responsible Investment Association Australasia would like to thank their members and guests for attending the 7th Annual ESG Research Australia Awards.

A big congratulations go to this year’s winners:

  • Best piece of new ESG Research by an Individual Analyst or Team: Risks in Paydal Lending and Goods Rental by Sandra McCullagh and Chris Parks of Credit Suisse
  • Best Piece of Ongoing ESG Research by an Individual Analyst or Team: Australian ESG/SRI AGM Series by Sandra McCullagh and Chris Parks of Credit Suisse
  • Best ESG Broking Firm: Citi

 

You can find a detailed Awards report here that includes detailed analysis of Australia’s ESG broker research from 2015, key themes, key brokers, nominations and summaries of the award recipients.

 

A copy of the media release for the event can be found here.

 

Once again we would like to thank our primary sponsor Maple-Brown Abbott, prize sponsor UCA Funds Management and the members for making the event a success.

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6th Annual ESG Research Australia Awards

 

The 6th annual ESG Research Australia Awards Luncheon was held on Wednesday 6th May, 2015 in Sydney from 12:15noon – 2:00pm.

 

The awards publicly acknowledged excellence in the field of ESG-inclusive research conducted by stockbrokers in Australian equities in 2014.

 

2014 AWARDS

Best Piece of New ESG Research By An Individual Analyst or Team

Modern Slavery & Child Labour, Elaine Prior, Citi

 

Best ESG Broking Firm

Citi

 

Best Piece of Ongoing ESG Research By An Individual Analyst or Team

Australian ESG/SRI AGM Series, Sandra McCullagh and Chris Parks, Credit Suisse