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Bryan McGannon Joins US SIF as Policy and Programs Director

McGannon comes to US SIF with over 20 years of policy and advocacy experience and will serve as US SIF's lead representative advancing the interests and perspective of the sustainable, responsible and impact investing community with policymakers and other stakeholders.
 

US SIF's Lisa Woll Featured in Book Highlighting Influential Women in Business

New book by BrownFlynn on uplifting women leaders highlights the work of US SIF CEO Lisa Woll.
 

US SIF Announces Newly Elected Board Members and Executive Committee Leadership

Six new members are elected or re-elected to US SIF's board of directors.
 

Statement on Updated ERISA Guidance on Shareholder Rights

US Department of Labor rescinds Interpretive Bulletin 2008-2 relating to the Exercise of Shareholder Rights 
 

US SIF CEO Lisa Woll To Speak at RI Americas Conference on December 6, 2016


 

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

US Foundation to Release 2016 Biennial Report on US Sustainable, Responsible and Impact Investing Trends on November 14

Media Teleconference Scheduled for 1:00 p.m. ET

 

New US SIF Report: Leading Money Managers Vary Widely on Disclosure of Environmental, Social and Governance Criteria When Employing ESG Integration Strategies

Half of the 16 leading money managers practicing ESG integration do not fully disclose the specific ESG criteria they consider for approximately 60 percent of their combined assets under management (AUM) in this strategy, according to Unlocking ESG Integration.
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