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Brownfield Remediation Proposal Wins First Place in Morgan Stanley Sustainable Investing Challenge

Graduate school student teams from around the world propose innovative investment vehicles to tackle social and environmental challenges
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NEW YORK, April 7, 2014 /3BL Media/ – A proposal to create an investment vehicle to remediate brownfields using poplar trees has taken first place in the 2014 Morgan Stanley Sustainable Investing Challenge.  A team of students from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University presented the investment strategy behind the proposed Fresh Coast Forest Fund last week at Morgan Stanley’s New York City headquarters.  The team proposed leasing contaminated land from municipalities to plant poplar tree farms that have remediation properties and can be harvested for use as biomass or w

Banks Step Up Their Commitment to Sustainability

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Since the 2008 market meltdown, banks and financial services firms have re-set their practices and missions for better performance. That includes integrating environmental, social, and governance issues into their overall business strategy. Ceres, the organization that advocates for sustainability leadership, has signed up several leading banks and financial services firms to its company network, including Bank of America, Citi, State Street, Legg Mason, JP Morgan Chase, Prudential Financial and Wells Fargo.

Johnson Controls Ranked Sustainability Leader

RobecoSAM ranks company Bronze Sustainability Leader
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MILWAUKEE, Jan. 23, 2014 / 3BL Media/ --  Johnson Controls, a global multi-industrial company with established core businesses in the automotive, building, and energy storage industries, announced today that RobecoSAM (SAM’s), an investment specialist focused on sustainability investing, has recognized the company as a 2014 Bronze Class Sustainability Leader in its annual Sustainability Yearbook. The yearbook commemorates companies with the best sustainability practices.

Cisco Named to Dow Jones Sustainability Index for Its Economic, Social, and Environmental Performance

by Teri Jenkins Treille
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On September 12, 2013 Cisco was named to the Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI) World and the DJSI North America for the 8th year in a row. This annual review is based on a thorough analysis of Cisco’s economic, social, and environmental performance.

The 2010 Report on Socially Responsible Investing Trends in the United States

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The GreenMoney Journal is an award-winning publication and website that has focused on the Green economy since 1992. GreenMoney's goal is to help individuals and companies align their money with their values from their local farmers market to the stock market. Founder and publisher by Cliff Feigenbaum is also the co-author of 'Investing With Your Values'.

 

Go to- www.greenmoney.com to see the latest issue and to sign up for the Summer 2011 e-Newsletter.

 

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The GreenMoney Journal is an award-winning publication and website that has focused on the Green economy since 1992. GreenMoney's goal is to help individuals and companies align their money with their values from their local farmers market to the stock market. Founder and publisher by Cliff Feigenbaum is also the co-author of 'Investing With Your Values'.

 

Go to- www.greenmoney.com to see the latest issue and to sign up for the Summer 2011 e-Newsletter.

 

Mission Markets Goes Global: CEO Mike Van Patten Presents Impact Investment Platform to European Investors at TBLI Conference

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(3BLMedia/theCSRfeed) LONDON - November 11, 2010 - Today, CEO Mike Van Patten will showcase Mission Markets at a discussion of sustainable stock exchanges at the TBLI Conference Europe 2010 at 16:45. The four-speaker panel will look at the leading impact investment exchanges in Germany, the United Kingdom, South Africa, and the U.S. The TBLI Conference is the largest annual global networking and learning event on Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) Investing of Asia and Europe.  

Jantzi-Sustainalytics to Sponsor 2010 SRI in the Rockies Conference

Global Leader in Sustainability Analysis Top Supporter of National Investment Conference
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(3BLMedia/theCSRfeed) Colorado Springs – October 14, 2010 – SRI in the Rockies, the largest and longest-running conference for the sustainable and responsible investing (SRI) industry in the world, has identified Jantzi-Sustainalytics as a Benefactor level sponsor of the 21st annual conference. 

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