A group of institutional investors, including money managers and corporate governance officials at U.K and Swedish pension funds, is calling on Canadian regulators to increase public disclosure by...
August 28, 2013 | 03:25 pm
Jameela Pedicini was named vice president for sustainable investing at Harvard Management Co.
July 30, 2013 | 03:47 pm
Institutional investors are under increasing pressure to consider divestment from fossil fuel companies whose activities are leading contributors to climate change. While much of the attention has...
July 25, 2013 | 01:43 pm
Flintshire County Council Clwyd Pension Fund, Mold, Wales, committed £5 million ($7.7 million) to Threadneedle Low-Carbon Workplace Trust.
July 22, 2013 | 02:21 pm
Pension funds and other asset owners, along with their money managers, need to transform their investment process to promote sustainability in the economy, an approach that would redound to more...
June 26, 2013 | 03:04 pm
Barclays and MSCI on Tuesday introduced a series of global environmental, social and governance fixed-income indexes.
June 11, 2013 | 02:35 pm
New Zealand Superannuation Fund, Auckland, will exclude seven companies involved in the operation of nuclear bases from its NZ$22 billion (US$17.3 billion) portfolio.
June 10, 2013 | 12:28 am
The past year has seen a sharp increase in activity by students across the United States advocating for divestment from fossil fuels by school endowments. For the investors struggling to address...
May 08, 2013 | 12:01 am
Heifer International Foundation, Little Rock, Ark., is searching for a consultant to provide guidance on applications of socially responsible investing to its $80 million investment portfolio.
April 25, 2013 | 04:00 pm
Institutional investors might think they know their portfolios, but IW Financial says their portfolios could contain investments they don't know they have, particularly in firearms makers.
April 15, 2013
CalSTRS' investment committee Friday approved the divestiture of holdings in two gun manufacturers that make weapons that are illegal in California.
April 12, 2013 | 06:09 pm
Anne Simpson is embarking on a mission to make sure all managers and investments connected to CalPERS toe the line on ESG.
March 18, 2013
New York City Retirement Systems reached agreements with Capital One Financial, Citigroup and Wells Fargo to broaden their policies on clawbacks — the return of incentive pay from executives...
March 14, 2013 | 01:38 pm
New York City Police Pension Fund will retain its $9.97 million investment in five gun and ammunition companies, according to Patrick Lynch, president of the New York City Patrolmen's Benefit...
March 07, 2013 | 02:28 pm
The California Public Employees' Retirement System has quietly started a program aimed at doubling down and reaping more profit from public companies it is engaging on environmental, social and...