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Surveys/Studies
ESG Adoption Growing, Broadening Across U.S. Institutional Landscape: Survey
10.17.19

Adoption of environmental, social and governance factors into the investment decision framework is a growing trend in the U.S. institutional landscape, and one that adopters are beginning to spread beyond traditional equity strategies, a recent survey shows.

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Religious Fund, Investment Firm Partner On Strategy
10.16.19

A religious-affiliated fund manager and major investment firm partner on an equity strategy.

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Northeast Agency Hires PFM For ESG Investments
10.11.19

A Northeast city agency has hired a manager for its ESG investment initiative.

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Minnesota College Adopts Policy On Energy Investments
10.09.19

A Minnesota college’s board of trustees approved new policy for energy-related investments.

Industry News
Western Foundation Seeks Impact Investment Staffers
10.03.19

A foundation in the West is looking to add two staff members to its growing impact investing team.

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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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People
Kresge Names New Social Investment Practice MD
09.25.19

Aaron Seybert will become managing director of the Kresge Foundation’s social investment practice, effective Oct. 1, according to an announcement.

Asset Study/Review
Illinois University To Review Investment Strategy
09.25.19

An Illinois university is reviewing its investment strategy to comply with new law.

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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.

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