ESG

Conference Coverage
Climate Risks Factors Necessary For Nonprofit Portfolio Modeling, Assumptions: Panel
09.26.19

Consequences of climate change and stranded assets must be incorporated into investment portfolios as a risk factor to protect against future downside dangers.

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MRI/Social Investments
Western University Divests Endowment Of Fossil Fuels
09.18.19

A Western university will divest its endowment of fossil fuels by the end of the month.

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Industry News
Aviva Investors Adds ESG Head For Real Assets Platform
09.18.19

Aviva Investors hired a head of environmental, social and governance for its real assets platform on Sept. 16.

MRI/Social Investments
Georgia Foundation Expects To Expand Program-Related Investment Program
09.12.19

A plan in Georgia expects to increase its program-related investments

MRI/Social Investments
Pennsylvania School Plans To Adopt New Investment Strategies
09.05.19

A school in Pennsylvania is looking to adopt new strategies for its endowment.

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Surveys/Studies
Sustainable Trends Report: More Allocated Capital, Financial Inclusion And Fintechs
08.22.19

Progress on sustainable investment solutions across the economy has been significant but there is still room for sustainability to grow as a meaningful part of the capital markets, a recent report shows.

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Industry News
New York Foundation Seeks Investment Officer
08.08.19

A New York-based foundation is searching for an investment officer to assist with its mission related investments (MRI) program.

Surveys/Studies
Impact Investments Projected For 2019 Growth: Survey
08.01.19

Impact investment capital and individual investments will see projected growth in the double-digits this year, according to a recent survey.

MRI/Social Investments
Arizona Foundation Creates New Socially Responsible Investment Fund
08.01.19

An Arizona-based university foundation created a new socially responsible investment fund last month, according to an announcement.

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Hedge Funds Face Growing ESG Demand From Endowments, Foundations
07.25.19

Hedge fund managers face increasing demands from asset owners who covet improved ESG reporting standards and increased commitment to ESG, a new study finds.

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