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May 21, 2015 ‘Socially responsible’ investing has beaten the S&P 500 for decades

Source: MarketWatch

Socially responsible investing is gaining major traction, thanks in part to the emergence in the U.S. of “impact investing,” a concept that started in the U.K.

May 21, 2015 Protesters descend on McDonald's HQ ahead of shareholders meeting

Source: USA Today

CHICAGO — Thousands of protesters calling for a $15 minimum wage and a union have descended near the McDonald's headquarters as newly-installed CEO Steve Easterbrook gets ready to address annual shareholders meeting on Thursday...

May 20, 2015 Shareholder Proposals Regarding Corporate Respect for Human Rights

Source: JDSupra

Shareholder proposals filed during this year’s proxy season reflect investors’ continued concerns about the social and environmental impacts of corporate operations. The Proxy Preview published by As You Sow, the Sustainable...

May 11, 2015 Demands by activist investors are on the rise

Source: Star Tribune

Calls to revamp boards of directors, install a new CEO or cut executive pay are higher than ever in 2015 with no signs of letting up. Increasingly, inflammatory letters that call for a different corporate strategy or faster...

May 7, 2015 Institutional investors need to participate in investee firms' governance

Source: Business Standard

To improve business practices at listed companies, the Securities and Exchange Board of India (Sebi)’s international advisory board (IAB) has suggested a new code to enable institutional shareholders to participate in the...

May 4, 2015 The ESG Takeover

Source: Chief Investment Officer

The 20th century version of capitalism says you don’t. Screening out tobacco, alcohol, munitions, or other controversial investments is a sure-fire way to remove diversification from a portfolio, and can remove some of the best...

May 1, 2015 Survey: Financial Professionals Offering Fossil-Fuel-Free Portfolios Nearly Doubled From 2013 To 2015

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April 27, 2015 The Business Case for Sustainable Investing

Source: Bloomberg

The global sustainability movement has come a long way in just the last decade, evidenced in part by the ever increasing number of companies and governments actively pursuing sustainability strategies. Despite this, the massive...

April 27, 2015 Socially Responsible Stocks for a Stock Market Crash

Source: The Motley Fool

Socially responsible investing, in short, means investing in companies that do some good for society and avoiding companies that could be considered harmful. As socially responsible investing grows in popularity, many companies...

April 20, 2015 Modern Sustainable Responsible Impact Investing Versus Traditional Socially Responsible Investing

Source: Forbes

Sustainable impact investing is not necessarily something new to Wall Street but rather actually just the next step in the evolution of socially responsible investing (SRI) strategies. For those who may not be aware, socially...

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