US SIF In The News



Select media coverage of US SIF and the US SIF Foundation, including our research, policy and programs, is highlighted below. For a more extensive list of articles specifically on the Report on US Sustainable and Impact Investing Trends 2020, please click here.


 

Dec 1, 2020 Advancing Women Through Sustainable Investing -- Green Money Journal
Nov 30, 2020 ESG Evolution: DOL, SEC Sprout ESG Standards -- Ignites
Nov 24, 2020 DOL Not Socially Aware -- Forbes
Nov 23, 2020 The Biden Era Could Be a Boon to Sustainable Investing -- Barron's
Nov 23, 2020 Biden's Green Wave -- Traders Magazine
Nov 20, 2020 Expect a New World for Investing Rules Under Biden -- Barron's
Nov 16, 2020 Podcast: How to Invest in a Better World -- Marketplace Morning Report
Nov 13, 2020 Here’s How You Can Add Sustainable Investments to Your 401(k) Holdings Even if your Plan Doesn’t Include ESG Funds -- MarketWatch
Nov 5, 2020 Sustainable Investing is Surging. How to Decide if it’s Right for You -- CNBC
Nov 4, 2020 Sustainability Investors Want ESG to be Presidential Priority -- CQ News
Nov 4, 2020 Trump v. Biden: With No Winner (Yet), Advisor Regulatory Changes in Limbo -- Financial Planning Magazine
Nov 4, 2020 ‘Disappointing’ DOL Final Rule on ESG Investing Could Face Challenges -- 401(k) Specialist
Nov 2, 2020 DOL Releases Final Rule Snubbing ESG -- Financial Advisor Magazine
Oct 31, 2020 Trump Labor Department’s Rule Discouraging ESG Investing in Retirement Plans is Finalized over Swell of Objections -- MarketWatch
Oct 30, 2020 Labor Department Approves Rule That Will ‘Chill’ ESG Investing -- Barron's
Oct 30, 2020 Labor Department Curbs Sustainable Investing in 401(k)s -- Wall Street Journal
Oct 30, 2020 DOL Releases Final Rule That Could Curb ESG in Retirement Plans -- InvestmentNews
Oct 30, 2020 Bottom Line after DOL Bakes Change into ERISA -- RIABiz
Oct 30, 2020 Video: US SIF CEO Lisa Woll on Challenges of Adding ESG to 401(k)s -- InvestmentNews
Oct 28, 2020 A Blue Wave May Derail DOL's Rule on ESG in Retirement Plans -- Wealthmanagement.com 
Oct 28, 2020 Channel Your Impact With a Self-Directed IRA -- Forbes
Oct 28, 2020 Toward a Just and Sustainable Economy: Policy Recommendations for the Next Presidential Administration -- ValueWalk
Oct 26, 2020 Election Could Affect Trillions in Sustainability Investments -- Roll Call
Oct 22, 2020 UN Encourages Private Investors to Help Achieve Sustainable Development Goals by 2030: Report -- Financial Investment News
Oct 21, 2020 Trump Administration Moves at ‘Warp Speed’ to Scrap ESG Rule -- Bloomberg Green
Oct 12, 2020 You Can Help Solve the Climate Crisis Through Impact or ESG Investing -- InvestorPlace
Oct 5, 2020 SEC Shareholder Move Angers Institutions -- Pensions & Investments
Oct 4, 2020 401(k)s Could Become Even Less Welcoming to ESG Funds -- Wall Street Journal
Sep 28, 2020 Sustainable Investing Could Get a Lot Harder -- NerdWallet
Sep 25, 2020 How the SDGs Can Guide Real Impact - and Avoid Greenwashing -- Responsible Investor
Sep 23, 2020 CEOs Notch Win As SEC Adds Hurdles For Shareholder Campaigns -- Financial Advisor Magazine
Sep 20, 2020 Rolling Stone and Fidelity Take a Stand in Trump's Battle Against ESG Funds -- The Motley Fool
Sep 18, 2020 Investors Call on Trump, Congress to Devise COVID-19 Plan -- Pensions & Investments
Sep 16, 2020 Trump Plan to Block Green 401(k)s Stirs Fund Industry Fury -- The Wealth Advisor
Sep 16, 2020 Investors Expect Reprieve on US Shareholder Voting Rights Rule -- Business Insurance
Sep 15, 2020 Oregon Integrates ESG Formally into Investment Policy -- Chief Investment Officer Magazine
Sep 14, 2020 Investor Groups Hail CFTC Climate Report as 'Beacon of Hope' -- CQ News
Sep 09, 2020 Report Shows How Investors Use Sustainable Development Goals -- Pensions & Investments
Sep 08, 2020 Opinion: The Trump Administration Wants to Discourage Your 401(k) From Including ESG Investment Options -- MarketWatch
Sep 08, 2020 Investors Want to Align Their Dollars with Racial Justice Demands -- Next City
Sep 07, 2020 Why Does Trump Want To Regulate Sustainable Investing? -- Oilprice.com
Aug 31, 2020 Trump Plan to Block Green 401(k)s Stirs Fund Industry Fury -- Bloomberg 
Aug 25, 2020 ESG Proponents Weigh Impact of Increased Regulatory Scrutiny -- Wealthmanagement.com
Aug 25, 2020 The Department of Labor Is Attacking Sustainable Investments -- And Harming Plan Participants -- Institutional Investor 
Aug 21, 2020 Analysis Finds 95% of Comments Oppose DOL’s ESG Rule -- 401(k) Specialist 
Aug 21, 2020 Labor Department’s ESG Proposal Likely to Advance Amid Overwhelming Opposition -- InvestmentNews
Aug 21, 2020 “Premised on an assumption -- unsupported by any cited facts -- that ERISA fiduciaries are misusing ESG”: Investors slap back DOL plans -- Responsible Investor
Aug 20, 2020 Majority of Investment Industry Opposes DOL’s ESG Proposal -- Wealthmanagement.com
Aug 20, 2020 Some 95% of the Comments on the Labor Department’s Proposed ESG Rule Oppose it, an Analysis Shows -- MarketWatch
Aug 20, 2020 Labor Dept. Should Ditch Anti-ESG Rule, Group Says -- Financial Advisor Magazine
Aug 20, 2020 Vast Majority of Comments Oppose ESG Proposal – Analysis -- Pensions & Investments
Aug 20, 2020 DOL's Efforts to Outlaw ESG in 401(k) Plans on Behalf of Mystery Proponents -- RIABiz
Aug 20, 2020 Investor Groups Opposed to Labor Department's ESG Proposal -- CPA Practice Advisor
Aug 20, 2020 ESG Investing Filters – We Must Clean the Lens to Maintain Forward Momentum -- ValueWalk.com
Aug 17, 2020 DOL Deluged with 8,000+ Letters Opposing ESG Proposal -- Ignites
Aug 13, 2020 What Is ESG Investing and How Does It Compare? -- NerdWallet
Aug 13, 2020 DOL Scrutinizing RIAs’ Use of ESG Investments in Retirement Plans -- ThinkAdvisor
Aug 10, 2020 Sustainable Investing Collaboration Grows -- Pensions & Investments
Aug 09, 2020 US Continues to Lag Behind with ESG -- Raconteur
Aug 07, 2020 DOL's ESG Proposal Blasted in Public Comments -- ThinkAdvisor
Aug 07, 2020 Quick Take with Bryan McGannon on Department of Labor ESG Proposal -- Money Life with Chuck Jaffe
Aug 06, 2020 To Establish Their Green Bona Fides, Advisors Get A New Credential -- Investor's Business Daily
Jul 30, 2020 ESG Assets Keep Growing During Covid-19 Crisis -- Barron's
Jul 30, 2020 Don’t Look a Gift Horse in the Mouth: A look at the DOL's proposal on using ESG investments in retirement plans -- InvestmentNews
Jul 29, 2020 Active Fund Managers Fret as Investors Pour Money into “Passive” ESG Funds -- ImpactAlpha
Jul 28, 2020 Passive ESG on the Rise - Report -- Pensions & Investments
Jul 28, 2020 4 Reasons to Take Another Look at Sustainable Investing in 2020 -- Forbes
Jul 23, 2020 Confused about Sustainable Investing? Take this Course. -- MarketWatch
Jul 23, 2020 Relief and Concern: US Finance Bodies Have Mixed Reactions to Final SEC Proxy Advisory Guidance -- Responsible Investor
Jul 23, 2020 Column: US Rule Could Halt Social Investing in 401(k) Plans in its Tracks -- Reuters
Jul 21, 2020 Senator: ESG Disclosures Have 'Gaps.' We Need Rules. -- Ignites
Jul 15, 2020 DOL’s Proposed ESG Restrictions Criticized by Senate Democrats -- Plan Sponsor
Jul 15, 2020 Democratic Senators Challenge DOL’s Proposed ESG Restrictions -- Plan Adviser
Jul 14, 2020 Trump Administration Seeks to Turn Back the ESG Tide -- ImpactAlpha
Jul 14, 2020 False Choice Between Profit, Good Seen in Social Investing Rules -- Bloomberg Law
Jul 13, 2020 Opinion: 4 Reasons Why Being a Responsible ESG Investor Can Help Your 401(k) Do Better -- MarketWatch
Jul 09, 2020 Will Trump's New Investment Proposal Help The Oil & Gas Industry? -- Oilprice.com
Jul 08, 2020 Trump’s Plan to Block Pensions From ESG Won’t Help Fossil Fuels -- Bloomberg
Jul 01, 2020 A Big Wince as Trump's DOL Presses Efforts to Erase Obama-Era ESG Guidance -- RIABiz
Jul 01, 2020 Managing Your Money Podcast: ESG Investing, with a Focus on the “S” – Barron’s Live Daily
Jun 30, 2020 DOL ESG Proposal Throws a Cloud Over Prior Guidance -- PLANSPONSOR
Jun 29, 2020 Trump Finance Rule Could Hit Oil Industry, Renewables -- E&E News
Jun 26, 2020 Companies and Investors Heed the Call to Action -- Barron's
Jun 25, 2020 DOL Proposal Will Chill ESG Corporate Pension Investing, Advocates Say -- Chief Investment Officer Magazine
Jun 25, 2020 Trump Administration Targets ESG Funds With 401(k) Rule -- Bloomberg
Jun 23, 2020 The SEC’s job is protect investors. Its proposal to weaken shareholder rights does the opposite. -- ImpactAlpha
Jun 23, 2020 Investors Push Stakeholder Protections with Shareholder Resolutions -- ImpactAlpha
Jun 1, 2020 ESG or Politics in China-TSP Investing Halt? -- Pensions & Investments
May 20, 2020 Ultra-Wealthy Women Keen on Gender Lens Investing: BofA Exec -- Financial Advisor IQ
May 15, 2020 Women’s Economic Losses Mount During Pandemic, Highlighting Investment Need -- Karma
May 14, 2020 Gender Lens Investing on the Rise Among Institutional Investors -- Benefits Canada
Apr 30, 2020 COVID-19: A Wake-Up Call for Advisors on Climate-Related Investing -- ThinkAdvisor
Apr 14, 2020 Investors and Asset Managers are Chasing a New Shade of Green -- Strategy + Business
Apr 01, 2020 Investing to Advance Women: A Guide for Investors from SIF -- Green Money Journal
Mar 25, 2020 Why Advisors Should Care About Good Governance -- Financial Advisor IQ
Mar 18, 2020 Some Advisors Wade, Others Jump, Into ESG -- Wealth Professional Canada
Mar 16, 2020 Both Sides: Should Advisors Encourage Clients to Invest in ESG? -- Citywire
Feb 06, 2020 US SIF: Investing with Gender Lens on the Rise -- Pensions & Investments
Feb 04, 2020 Where Investors And Advisors Are Going To Access Impact Investments -- Financial Advisor Magazine
Feb 03, 2020 INSIGHT: SEC Shareholder Proposal Muffles Main Street Voices -- Bloomberg Law
Jan 16, 2020 Podcast: When Will Your 401k Plan Add Sustainable Investing Options? -- Retirement Revised
Dec 13, 2019 Sustainable Portfolios Hold Their Own -- Plan Sponsor
Dec 12, 2019 Advisors and Clients Walking past Each Other on Sustainable Investment -- Advisor Perspectives
Dec 06, 2019 What is a Chartered SRI Counselor (CSRIC)? -- SmartAsset
Nov 20, 2019 Sustainable Funds Set to See a ‘Tsunami’ of New Capital -- Barron's
Nov 11, 2019 Shareholders, Proxy Advisers Roiled by SEC --Pensions & Investments
Nov 07, 2019 SEC Proposes Rules to Restrict Shareholder Proposals -- Investopedia Market News
Nov 07, 2019 SEC’s Proposed New Rules Could Stymie Shareholder Engagement -- Euromoney
Nov 06, 2019 SEC Vote Weakens Corporate Accountability And Shareholder Engagement -- ImpactAlpha
Nov 05, 2019 SEC OKs Changes For Proxy Advisers, Shareholder Proposal Process -- Pensions & Investments
Nov 01, 2019 Opinion: The SEC Wants To Change The Rules For Filing Shareholder Motions — For No Good Reason -- MarketWatch
Oct 30, 2019 Use This Free Tool To See If Your Investments Are Sustainable -- CNBC
Oct 18, 2019 Facebook, Visa among the Stocks with High ESG Marks — Enough to Outrun the S&P 500 -- MarketWatch
Oct 11, 2019 Research Shows Investors Value Sustainability -- Investment Executive
Oct 05, 2019 401(k) Plans Lag in ESG Investing -- InvestmentNews
Sep 24, 2019 Groups Reject Revised 14a-8 No-Action Approach -- Corporate Secretary
Sep 23, 2019 Elizabeth Warren's Climate Risk Disclosure Act Tries to Do What the SEC Didn't -- Cheddar
Sep 10, 2019 What Generation Is Leading the Way in ESG Investing? You’ll Be Surprised. -- Wall Street Journal
Sep 06, 2019 It’s National 401(k) Day. Is your firm’s plan aligned with its sustainability goals? -- GreenBiz
Sep 02, 2019 Stronger Partnership Needed Between Shareholders, Managers -- Pensions & Investments
Aug 08, 2019 Sustainable Investing's Competitive Advantages -- Pittsburgh Post Gazette
Aug 01, 2019 ESG Data Drives Demand for Sustainable and Impact Investing -- Investments and Wealth Monitor
Aug 01, 2019 The US Congress Just Held its First Hearing on ESG Issues. What's Next? -- GreenBiz
Jul 18, 2019 9 Things Beginner Investors Should Know About Impact Investing -- US News & World Report
Jul 17, 2019 Opinion: Critics of ESG Funds are Wrong — Sustainable Investing Delivers Competitive Returns -- MarketWatch
Jun 25, 2019 State and Local Governments Eye ESG Investing Strategies for Returns and Impact -- PLANSPONSOR
Jun 20, 2019 Commentary: Are We Squandering Opportunity for Impact? -- Pensions & Investments
Jun 14, 2019 Asset Managers Discuss Choice to Engage, Not Divest, from Fossil Fuel Companies -- S&P Global Market Intelligence
Jun 14, 2019 Does Sustainable Investing Need "Quality Control"? -- Medium
May 28, 2019 Climate Change Can Pose Big Risks to Real Estate Investments -- CNBC
May 13, 2019 US SIF Releases ESG Guide in Effort to Reduce Greenwashing and Increase Institutional Implementation -- Institutional Allocator
Apr 17, 2019 ESG Interests are Increasing Among Family Offices - Chief Investment Officer Magazine
Apr 15, 2019 Investors Continue Urging Regulators for Risk Disclosure -- Pensions & Investments
Apr 10, 2019 Boards Need to Push ESG Out of Silos -- Directors & Boards
Apr 08, 2019 The Journey: Are Socially Conscious Funds a Good Bet for Retail Investors? -- The Morning Call
Apr 07, 2019 How to Find a Financial Advisor Who Shares Your Interest in Impact -- Barron's
Apr 03, 2019 Socially Responsible Investing: How to Make a Difference -- Bankrate
Apr 01, 2019 Women and Sustainable Investing: Driving Assets and Benefitting from a Gender Lens Approach -- Green Money Journal
Mar 16, 2019 ESG Options Scarce in 401(k) Options -- InvestmentNews
Mar 12, 2019 Lipper Plans ESG Scoring System for Mutual Funds -- InvestmentNews
Mar 08, 2019 Gender-Focused Investments Prove to be Standout Performers -- Citywire
Mar 04, 2019 Here's How Investors Can Save the Planet and Still Make Some Money -- CNBC 
Feb 11, 2019 Giant US Teacher's Pension Backs New Female- and Minority- Led Activist Fund with $250 Million -- CNBC
Jan 31, 2019 US Sustainable, Responsible and Impact Investing Trends -- Investments & Wealth Monitor
Jan 25, 2019 Socially Responsible Investing Is Booming with 26% Of Assets Under Management. Two Experts Explain. -- PBS WealthTrack
Jan 22, 2019 Sometimes Let Your Conscience be Your Guide -- Marketplace
Jan 17, 2019 How to Evaluate Socially Responsible Investing -- US News & World Report