March 29th, 2010
RLP Capital, Inc., has launched The Green 401k, which offers more than 130 socially responsible mutual funds, as well as over 8,000 traditional mutual funds.
March 23rd, 2010
Hand Benefits & Trust, a BPAS company, has announced that the MIZAN Fund, a Shariah-compliant collective investment fund, is now available upon request through Nationwide.
January 6th, 2010
Pax World Management LLC, investment adviser to Pax World Funds, has
joined with Morningstar Associates to create and manage a series of
asset allocation funds that integrate environmental, social, and
governance (ESG) factors.
January 4th, 2010
TIAA-CREF announced it has kept its holdings in only one of five companies it targeted last year for potential divestment over their business relations with the government of Sudan.
November 17th, 2009
Specific environmental, social, and corporate governance (ESG) factors
can have a positive impact on portfolio returns, according to a new
October 21st, 2009
A recent paper says that investors gain 2.5% higher returns every year, on a risk-adjusted basis, by investing in "sin" stocks–publicly traded companies involved in alcohol, tobacco, and gaming–versus investing in stocks with comparable characteristics.
October 19th, 2009
Social(k), a Springfield, Massachusetts-based retirement platform, has added the tobacco-free AHA Investment funds to its fund offerings.
August 20th, 2009
Contravisory Investment Management has expanded its Socially Responsible Investing (SRI) division.
June 15th, 2009
FTSE Group, a global index provider, has launched capital investment tools to help investors identify and gain exposure to the environmental technology sector.
April 16th, 2009
Buck Consultants, an ACS company, introduced a green awareness consulting service to help employers change their employees' behaviors in the office and at home.
March 9th, 2009
Standard&Poor's announced the launch of the first in a series of global low carbon indexes to meet investor demands for environmentally focused indexes.
January 14th, 2009
If you’re looking for a way to help a client's 401(k) go green, an unusual coalition has a new idea.