Posts Tagged ‘LAMP Index’


LAMP Companies Repeat on Global 100 Lists

Since 2006, when Profit For Life was published, 65 percent of Global LAMP Index® companies our learning lab for the book have been selected for the Global 100 list of corporate sustainability leaders. Since the Global 100 are selected from thousands of eligible companies, the high inclusion rate of LAMP companies is truly extraordinary. The Global 100 ...


2011: A Year of Sub-par Returns

After fifteen years of top tier returns, the Global LAMP Index® lagged all three of its global comparators. During 2011 it lost 9.20% in value versus losses ranging from 3.18% to 5.53% on peer indices. Perhaps we were due. In the investment world nobody runs at the front of the pack all the time. For those wishing to see the ...


House of Futures Talk, Copenhagen, Denmark

This presentation is as it was presented on September 21st, 2011 in Copenhagen, Denmark. You can read the notes from the presentation below"with slides where appropriate"or, you can download the full presentation PDF. My message today is one of hope. It is based on the strength of the human spirit, our survival ...


People often compare the Global LAMP Index® to the Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI) and the FTSE4Good Index, which are the standard global sustainability comparators. During 2010 the LAMP 60 returned 12.29 percent nearly double the DJSI (6.52%) and significantly better than the FTSE4Good (7.90%). This continues a nearly unbroken trend of excess performance


LAMP Returns Recover Faster Than Peer Indices

Companies that mimic life have shown exceptional recovery potential from recent market declines. In the two years following the market crash of 2008 the equal- weighted Global LAMP Index® returned 63.17 percent. Its excess return over the MSCI World Index (+40.23%), the FTSE World Index (+48.92%) and the S&P Global 100 (+31.47%) remains exceptional. In 2003, following the 2000 2002 bear market, ...