Investors respond to conclusion of UN Climate Change conference in Durban

NEWS RELEASE IIGCC responds to conclusion of UN Climate Change conference in Durban London, December 11, 2011 In response to the conclusion of the United Nations Climate Change conference in Durban, Stephanie Pfeifer, Executive Director of The Institutional Investors Group on Climate Change (IIGCC) said: “Climate negotiators have taken a …

IIGCC appoints new Chairman

NEWS RELEASE IIGCC appoints new Chairman London, November 24, 2011 The Institutional Investors Group on Climate Change (IIGCC), the leading European investors’ forum for collaboration on climate change, has appointed Donald MacDonald as Chairman. Donald is a Trustee Director of the BT Pensions Scheme and is a past Chairman of …

New Release: Mercer Surveys Climate-Related Investment Practices of Global Investors: US Investors Lag their Peers

An article from CERES NEWS RELEASE CLIMATE CHANGE INVESTOR GROUPS PUBLISH REPORT ON GLOBAL INVESTOR PRACTICES RELATING TO CLIMATE CHANGE Majority consider climate change a material investment risk/opportunity and incorporate climate change risk assessments into their existing investments; public policy a key driver of investment decisions The Institutional Investors Group …

Naked Capitalism: More Useful Info on Foreclosure Fraud from Yves Smith

More on Why the PIMCO, BlackRock, Freddie, NY Fed Letter to Countrywide on Putbacks Is Way Overhyped Most readers were not happy when I didn’t buy into the mainstream presentation of a the widespread news reports that a letter sent on behalf of a group of investors constituting approximately $16.5 …