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Aviva Investors Adds ESG Head For Real Assets Platform

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

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Georgia Foundation Expects To Expand Program-Related Investment Program

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

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Pennsylvania School Plans To Adopt New Investment Strategies

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

Sustainable Trends Report: More Allocated Capital, Financial Inclusion And Fintechs

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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New York Foundation Seeks Investment Officer

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

Impact Investments Projected For 2019 Growth: Survey

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

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Arizona Foundation Creates New Socially Responsible Investment Fund

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

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Institutional Investors Have More Power Than Governments To Shape Climate Future

Institutional investors have been using their financial heft to urge corporations to go green. But now they are asking Congress to do more — to get regulators to ensure transparency and consistency when it comes to reporting risks.

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Hedge Funds Face Growing ESG Demand From Endowments, Foundations

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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Northeast-Based Consulting Firm Issues Public Equity RFP

An investment consulting firm based in New England has issued an RFP seeking public equity strategies with a gender lens focus.