Green and Ethical Themed Funds Recover || RI Briefing: FRR, Northwest & Ethical, LD Pension, Oikocredit

caitlin SRI/ESG News

November 8th, 2010 RI News Alert: › Green and ethical themed funds recover after poor year of inflows › RI Briefing, November 8: FRR, Northwest & Ethical, LD Pension, Oikocredit Do you want to quickly flag up a forthcoming event or publication to thousands of readers of Responsible-Investor.com … for free? If …

Financial Transaction Taxes: The Commonsense Approach by Hazel Henderson

Ethical Markets Reforming Global Finance, Articles by Hazel Henderson, Ethical Markets Originals

For Responsible Investor, October 19th, 2010 Despite the special pleadings of high frequency traders (HFT), the SEC’s initial report on the May 6, 2010, “flash crash” shows them as bogus. “Providing liquidity” claims for HFT turned out to be false – liquidity disappeared when needed. Price discovery was hampered by …

EIRIS formally launches engagement service

kristy SRI/ESG News

RI News Alert: › EIRIS formally launches engagement service › Towards investment clarity on controversial weapons › Responsible Investor launches the RI Agenda The RI Agenda is a rolling, downloadable calendar of responsible investment activity such as AGMs, company reports, conferences, fund launches, legislation / regulation, mandates, publications, research, resolutions …

British insurers call for green bonds

kristy Green Prosperity

Responsible Investor journal reported last week that Alain Dromer, the new chairman of the the Association of British Insurers Investment Committee, had called for the re-activation of the securitisation markets to help develop environmental investment opportunities. Absolutely right. “We want to work with the government to develop the right kind …

Executive Searches from the Resource

kristy SRI/ESG News

August 21st, 2010 Executive Searches from the Resource: › Responsible Investment Analyst, Newton Investment Management, London (Aug 31) › Global Product Specialist – Sustainable Investment, IFC, Washington, (Sep 4) › Shareholder Engagement Executive, PIRC, London (Sep 15) › Investment Analyst, First State Investments, Edinburgh (Sep 30) › Equity Research Analyst, …

Reports Supporting GTS

Ethical Markets Green Transition Scoreboard

› TEEB report: corporations out of step with consumers on biodiversity loss The presence of 160 delegates at Responsible Investor’s first Sustainable Emerging Markets conference was testimony to high interest amid a backdrop of increasing allocations and recognition amongst investors that sustainability factors are important investment issues in emerging markets. …

Royal Mail to make ‘substantial contributions’ to tackle £10.3bn scheme deficit

kristy SRI/ESG News

Royal Mail to make ‘substantial contributions’ to tackle £10.3bn scheme deficit UK – The trustee of the Royal Mail Pension Plan has reached an agreement with Royal Mail on funding that will involve “substantial contributions in excess of the current level”. 29/07/10 12:00 Interest rates hit coverage ratios at large …

Sustainable Emerging Markets

Ethical Markets Reports Relevant to GTS:, Reports You Need

The presence of 160 delegates at Responsible Investor’s first Sustainable Emerging Markets conference was testimony to high interest amid a backdrop of increasing allocations and recognition amongst investors that sustainability factors are important investment issues in emerging markets. Richard Wilson Download the report (PDF).