Centre for Australian Ethical Research (CAER) established as ‘Green Ratings’ unit of Australian Ethical Investment, commencement of global research partnerships to offer ESG data in Australia.
Establishment of CAER spun out as stand-alone, independent business to provide tailored ESG data and ethical analysis of companies for a diversified client base.
Corporate Monitor and the Corporate Monitor Star Rating business acquired and becomes part of CAER.
Long history in E&S space prior to 2010. ISS E&S data unit separated in 2014.
Ethix acquisition provided 15+ years of industry-leading expertise in SRI issues, environmental, human rights, labor standards, corruption and controversial weapons.
Acquisition of the Investment Climate Data division of South Pole Group which delivers climate change solutions to the financial industry.
IW Financial acquisition added 15+ years expertise in ESG ratings and custom solutions.
Acquisition of EVA Dimensions, offering investment insights into the Economic Value Added framework.
Acquisition of oekom AG, adding 25+ years of expertise in ESG research.
CAER was acquired by Institutional Shareholder Services to become ISS ESG Australia.
Acquisition of FICO® Cyber Risk Score Business providing a long-term indicator of network security risk based on a diverse set of inputs, global cybersecurity threats, and proprietary analytical methods.
Acquisition of ACRe Data, the largest provider of ESG scoring and rankings for the U.S. municipal bond marketplace.