We invited a wide range of some of the world’s foremost economic actors, including CEOs, board members, investors, and regulators, to present their views about what it will take to change the current system.
Financial News (March 24, 2015)
"Aviva Investors chief backs long-term AGMs" - Sarah Krouse Read the article
Long-Term Value Summit
On March 10, 2015 more than 120 senior global leaders from all parts of the investment value chain gathered at the Long-Term Value Summit in New York. Read more
Paper: A roadmap for focusing capital on the long term
A summary of ideas for asset owners, asset managers, boards of directors, and corporate management to focus on long-term value creation. Read more
Wall Street Journal (March 11, 2015)
"BlackRock’s Fink, McKinsey Lead Group Fighting Wall Street Myopia" - David Benoit Read the article
Paper: Investing for the future
How institutional investors can reorient their portfolio strategies and investment management to focus capital on the long term. Read more
Financial Times (March 11, 2015)
"Incentives favour short-term investment focus" - John Authers Read the article
Paper: Straight talk for the long term
How to improve the investor-corporate dialogue to make strategic and operating decisions that build value for the long term. Read more
Our Gambling Culture
The craving for immediate gratification has spread well beyond Wall Street. Read more
GIC's Long-Term View
For Singapore’s sovereign-wealth fund, taking the long view is fundamental. Read more
Long-Term Visions Cut Short
Most business leaders want to focus on the long-term, but first they must confront the psychological forces that can foil that aspiration. Read more
Where Boards Fall Short: HBR
Most directors don’t understand the company’s strategy and prioritize short-term gain at the expense of creating long-term value. Dominic Barton and Mark Wiseman recommend four essential changes. Read the article
Focusing Capital on the Long Term: HBR
Change must start with the world’s largest asset owners. Read the full article from the January-February 2014 issue of Harvard Business Review. Read the article
LONG-TERM VALUE SUMMIT
Held March 10, 2015, New York City.
The pressure on business leaders to manage for the short rather than long term is only increasing. We are taking an action-oriented, pragmatic approach to encouraging a greater focus on long-term value creation.
Examine our ideas on how investors and companies can enhance long-term value creation.
We are a diverse group of leaders committed to taking action.
Explore other thoughts on how to focus on the long term.