Becker Glynn Represents Innovest Strategic Value Advisors in Sale to RiskMetrics Group

The firm represented Innovest Strategic Value Advisors, a leading provider of sustainability research for the institutional investment community, in a sale of the company to RiskMetrics Group. RiskMetrics is a NYSE-listed provider of risk and corporate governance services to participants in the global financial markets.

Innovest, established in 1995 with the mission of integrating sustainability and finance by identifying non-traditional sources of risk potential for investors, specializes in analyzing companies’ performance on environmental, social, and strategic governance issues. The acquisition by RiskMetrics brings together two established firms with deep expertise in the newly emerging field of climate governance and carbon finance.