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Wall Street predictions for ultra-uncertain times in 2020   
(Wednesday - November 27, 2019) Associated Profiles : CII
Source: Crain's New York - Facebook is the poster child for the trouble companies can get into when there’s no shareholder oversight. At last, investors are fighting back. The Council of Institutional Investors, a group of major pension funds, has...
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SEC rules need measured response   
(Monday - November 25, 2019) Associated Profiles : CII
Source: Pensions&Investments - Still, institutional investors do have the right, and the responsibility, to challenge potential curbs to shareholder rights. The Council of Institutional Investors has asked for additional data so that commentators can respond...
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Despite Higher Costs, Insurers Encourage ‘Green’ Rebuilding of Homes   
(Sunday - November 24, 2019) Associated Profiles : Investor Network on Climate Risk
Source: Insurance Journal - Ceres directs the Investor Network on Climate Risk, a group of 60 institutional investors that collectively manage more than $4 trillion in assets. Such a halo hasn’t happened yet in residential green insurance because the...
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China fund's plan to revolutionise green finance   
(Sunday - November 24, 2019) Associated Profiles : Investor Group on Climate Change - Australia / New Zealand
Source: The Australian Financial Review - He called the move a "quantum leap" in the EIB's ambitions to be "Europe's climate bank". Rebecca Wright, Sydney-based director of the Asia Investor Group on Climate Change, said the AIIB's initiative was a "welcome and extremely...
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Informa Investment Solutions Names Five Azzad Portfolios to ‘Top Guns' Status   
(Saturday - November 23, 2019) Associated Profiles : ICCR
Source: YAHOO! - The firm’s proprietary screening process allows the manager to prudently manage client assets in a manner consistent with their values. Azzad is a member of the Forum for Sustainable and Responsible Investment and the...
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Committees on Investor Responsibility at Colleges and Universities Meet for the First Time This Month   
(Friday - November 22, 2019) Associated Profiles : Responsible Endowments Coalition
Source: CSR Wire - Apr. 28 /CSRwire/ - April 28, 2008 - Over 60 people from various U.S. colleges and universities from across the country joined the Responsible Endowments Coalition (REC), The Advisory Committee on Socially Responsible Investing...
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Public companies remain down on proxy firms – survey   
(Friday - November 22, 2019) Associated Profiles : CII
Source: Pensions&Investments - The SEC's proposed rule changes are in the midst of a 60-day public comment period. Investor advocacy groups such as the Council of Institutional Investors, US SIF: The Forum for Sustainable and Responsible Investing, Ceres and...
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China coal-fired power capacity still rising, bucking global trend - study   
(Wednesday - November 20, 2019) Associated Profiles : Institutional Investors Group on Climate Change (IIGCC)
Source: YAHOO! - "Over 40% of China's existing coal fleet is already estimated to be loss making," said Stephanie Pfeifer, chief executive of the Institutional Investors Group on Climate Change. Story continues Though costs are now as low as...
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2015 Conference Highlights   
(Wednesday - November 20, 2019) Associated Profiles : Responsible Endowments Coalition
Source: University of Dayton - Mr. John O’Shaughnessy, Franciscan Sisters of Mary, Sr. Rose Mary Dowling, Franciscan Sisters of Mary, Mr. George Hanley, Hanley Foundation/University of Dayton and Father Martin Solma, Society of Mary
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Locked in a proxy battle   
(Monday - November 18, 2019) Associated Profiles : CII
Source: The Australian - On the contrary. “The goal of the corporate-funded campaigns … is to make it harder and more expensive for institutional investors to get the expert advice they need to hold executives accountable,” says the...
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