EIOPA, HBS, IORP Directive, Russia’s second pillar, dark pools, Shareholder Spring

EIOPA clarifies role of holistic balance sheet for occupational pensions EUROPE – Chairman Gabriel Bernardino calls for ‘exploration’ of EU-wide savings product. 21/11/12 Dark pools ‘harm market integrity’ – Norwegian oil fund UK charity blasts ‘inconsistent’ approach on pay votes ESG roundup: Climate change, PRI, US SIF, Foreign Corrupt Practices …

Climate Bonds news: Sean P Flannery, former CIO, Americas, of SSgA, joins Climate Bonds Advisory panel

Sean P Flannery, former CIO, Americas, of State Street Global Advisors (SSgA), has joined the Climate Bonds Advisory Panel. At SSgA Sean was responsible for over US$2 trillion in global assets under management, across all listed asset classes and in all global geographies. He is now a director IFOK and …

SSgA bond strategy ‘cornerstone of broader platform’

SSgA bond strategy ‘cornerstone of broader platform’ State Street Global Advisors’ recently announced “high-quality green bond strategy” is expected to be the first part of a broader environmental fixed-income platform, its head of environmental, social and governance investing told Environmental Finance. More >>> US wind power sector soaring – AWEA …

Meet the Investment Committee

September 12th, 2011 Responsible Investor invites RFP writers and marketers to meet leading investors and consultants at our one-day workshop: Incorporating ESG Information into RFP Responses A Workshop for Asset Management Marketers and Proposal Writers Wednesday, 21st September, Bishopsgate Institute Investors and consultants will explain what they are looking for …

Premier US Environment NGO Joins Climate Bonds Standards Project

Posted on 19. Feb, 2011 by Sean Kidney in blog Speaking at a State Street Global Advisors Green Bonds Summit in Boston, Climate Bonds Initiative Chair Sean Kidney announced that the Natural Resources Defence Council (NRDC) had joined the Governing Authority of the Climate Bonds Certification and Standards Scheme. The …