Aled Jones Joins Mercer’s Responsible Investment Team

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Aled Jones Joins Mercer’s Responsible Investment Team Jane Ambachtsheer welcomes Aled Jones to the team and discusses what he is looking forward to working on in his new role. Stewardship Codes – An Emerging Global Phenomenon In addition to the UK Stewardship Code, principle-based codes have been developed in a …

Voting open in Environmental Finance market survey

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Read on for the latest stories on solar finance, the Durban climate talks, sustainable cities, Korea’s emissions caps, WeatherBill’s rebranding, socially responsible investment and more… Voting open in Environmental Finance market survey Voting has opened in the annual Environmental Finance and Carbon Finance market survey – the largest and most …

World Bank warns of climate finance ‘desert’

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In the run up to Durban our Climate Finance 2011 conference will analyse what the potential outcomes might be, plus discuss all the important issues facing the industry. Register now to secure your place at this market-leading event – the 30% early registration discount closes tomorrow! World Bank warns of …

How Investors Are Rebuilding New Orleans

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Steve Schueth, Ethical Markets Research Advisory Board The current issue of the Green Money Journal features an excellent article on Sustainable Investing in New Orleans.  It discusses how the responsible investment industry is helping to rebuild and reshape this historic city. Not coincidentally, hundreds of investors and investment professionals will gather October 2–5, …

WWF, Pro Natura and Solidar Suisse revert to Inrate’s expertise

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Media Release WWF, Pro Natura and Solidar Suisse revert to Inrate’s expertise Inrate developed assessment methodology for the ecological evaluation of Swiss power providers as well as for the first Swiss community rating on global responsibility July 4, 2011 – The sustainability rating agency Inrate on behalf of WWF and …

Jane Ambachtsheer: Honorary Recipient of the SIO Lifetime Achievement Award

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Last updated: 28 June 2011 Issue 18 Contact us Jane Ambachtsheer, Partner and Global Head of Mercer’s Responsible Investment business, has been chosen as the honorary recipient of the Social Investment Organization’s 2011 Canadian SRI Lifetime Achievement Award. The Social Investment Organization (SIO) is a national membership-based organization that includes …

Five Questions about SRI – Weekly Expert Interview with Amol Titus

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An interview from Emerging Markets ESG Five Questions about SRI – Weekly Expert Interview with Amol Titus, CEO, IndonesiaWISE – June 17, 2011 By Geoffrey on June 17, 2011 Each week Emerging Markets ESG publishes an interview entitled, “Five Questions about SRI.” The interview features a practitioner’s insights about SRI …

Five Questions about SRI – Weekly Expert Interview with Dr. Tim Cadman

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An interview from Emerging Markets ESG Tim Cadman, Sustainable Business Fellow, University of Southern Queensland, Australia – May 27, 2011 Five Questions about SRI – Weekly Expert Interview with Dr. Tim Cadman, Sustainable Business Fellow, University of Southern Queensland, Australia – May 27, 2011 By Geoffrey on May 27, 2011 …

ASrIA BRIEFING: Integrating ESG into Investment Practices

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ASrIA BRIEFING: Integrating ESG into Investment Practices 26 May 2011 Hong Kong With Special Thanks to FTSE for Providing the Venue Register Now Date Thursday, 26 May 2011 Time 12:00 – 2:00pm Location FTSE Hong Kong Offices 35/F, Two Exchange Square 8 Connaught Place, Central, Hong Kong Members: Free Non-Members: …