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Archive November 2016

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US SIF Foundation Joins Morningstar for a Webinar on November 30


 

US SIF Foundation Releases 2016 Biennial Report on US Sustainable, Responsible and Impact Investing Trends

Media Teleconference Scheduled for 1:00 p.m. ET Today, Nov. 14

Highlights
  • Sustainable, responsible and impact (SRI) investing assets have expanded to $8.72 trillion in the United States, up 33% from $6.57 trillion in 2014.
  • Much of this growth is driven by asset managers, who now consider environmental, social or corporate governance (ESG) criteria across $8.10 trillion in assets, up 69 percent from $4.8 trillion in 2014.
  • The top two issues considered both by these money managers and by their institutional investor clients is conflict risk and climate change.
From 2014 through the first half of 2016, 176 institutional investors and 49 investment managers controlling $2.56 trillion in assets filed or co-filed shareholder resolutions on ESG issues
 

US SIF CEO Lisa Woll to Speak at SRI Conference on November 10, 2016

US SIF: The Forum for Sustainable and Responsible Investment at The SRI Conference

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