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December 21, 2018 Invest With Your Conscience: 5 Great Socially Responsible Mutual FundsSource: Earth911
Many of us are aware that how we spend our money impacts the world. In fact, consumer choices have even been called voting with our dollars. Just as spending money shapes the world around us, so does how we invest money.
December 20, 2018 “Impact investment” funds advertise great returns and social impacts. They aren’t delivering.Source: Vox
“Impact investing” is built on a simple idea: If you’re going to invest your money, you’ll want to invest it in companies that are doing work that you believe in. Easier access to capital lets companies do more — expand into new...
December 18, 2018 How Socially Responsible Investing Lost Its SoulSource: Bloomberg L.P.
Take the $1.2 billion iShares MSCI KLD 400 Social ETF. It promises “exposure to socially ... Oppenheimer says the companies garner above-average ESG scores, based on third-party research that specializes in sustainability...
December 11, 2018 Pipeline Portfolio: ESG and the Rise of Socially Responsible InvestingSource: NA Oil & Gas Pipelines
ESG and midstream markets are colliding. ESG analysis is gaining prominence with investors who now expect pipeline companies to better evaluate and disclose how their business and investment plans address these risks and...
November 28, 2018 Investors call on Duke Energy to mitigate coal ash risksSource: Mountain Xpress
Press release from As You Sow: A group of 35 institutional investors representing nearly $41.2 billion in AUM sent a letter to Duke Energy Monday calling on the company to initiate an independent ...
November 28, 2018 The key reasons why investors are not yet sold on SRISource: Citywire
Mistrust over greenwashing is the biggest deterrent to SRI strategies and concerns are growing year-on-year, according to the Eurosif 2018 study. The report, which assessed SRI trends over the past two years in 12 European...
October 31, 2018 Ethical investing: The realitySource: EJI insight
Exclusion or ‘negative screening’ perhaps offers investors the most direct approach to aligning their money with their morals. It is the oldest ethical investment method, and it’s easy to see why. Carving out entire sectors,...
October 26, 2018 Walking The Walk In Socially Responsible InvestingSource: Financial Advisor
B Corporations are officially defined as “businesses that meet the highest standards of verified social and environmental performance, public transparency and legal accountability to balance profit and purpose.”
October 23, 2018 Event Launched for Governance & Investor Relations Professionals - Take an integrated approach to ESG risksSource: Investor Relations Magazine
Taking place in New York on Thursday, December 6, IR Magazine and Corporate Secretary’s ESG Integration Forum has one purpose; to help issuers develop a more integrated approach around investor expectations on environmental,...
October 22, 2018 Older Investors Lack Responsible Investing Knowledge, Survey SaysSource: Financial Advisor
Older investors know significantly less about responsible investing than their younger counterparts, according to Crossmark Global Investments, a financial services firm with $5.2 billion in assets based in Houston that focuses...
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