What we explored at the 4th Bristol Workshop on Banking and Financial Intermediation

Organised by the Banking group of the School of Accounting and Finance, the fourth iteration of the annual workshop on banking and financial intermediation at the University of Bristol took place on 28 May as a virtual conference.  The aim

Friday lecture series, episode 3: ESG ratings, sustainability risks and investors’ information needs

In this episode, Professor of Accounting Giovanna Michelon takes a look at the history of sustainable investment, including risks, reporting and ratings, and what ESG investing means for mainstream investors today.

Biodiversity accounting: an important and limitedly discussed topic

Michael John Jones, Emeritus Professor in the School of Accounting and Finance explores the importance of biodiversity and what organisations can do to better account for it.


Biodiversity is an extremely important international issue. There has recently been much more …