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2 November 2001

Inaugural Conference of the Association for Sustainable & Responsible Investment in Asia

Author: Association for Sustainable & Responsible Investment in Asia

2 November 2001 - Hong Kong

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1 November 2001

A Tip for Wall Street: Don't Help the Bad Guys

Author: Blaine Townsend, Trillium Asset Management, in Investing for a Better World

In 1998, Trillium Asset Management Corporation (TAMC) attended a shareholder meeting at California-based Unocal Corporation. TAMC was protesting a gas pipeline deal that would have put millions of dollars into the hands of a regime that oppressed...

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1 November 2001

Inaugural Conference of the Association for Sustainable & Responsible Investment in Asia

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1 November 2001

Interview with Mark Wade, Shell Sustainable Development Group

Author: Ethical Corporation Magazine

How is Shell going about becoming a truly sustainability-supporting company?...What are institutional investors asking for from Shell today that they didn’t ask for 5 years ago?

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1 November 2001

SRI in Asia: An introduction to sustainable and responsible investment (SRI) in Asia

Author: Association for Sustainable & Responsible Investment in Asia

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1 November 2001

SRI [sustainable & responsible investment] Initiatives in Hong Kong & Asia - where moral and business bottom lines coincide

Author: Richard Yin, Chairman of Kingsway Fund Management

speech by Richard Yin, Chairman of Kingsway Fund Management, at the Inaugural Conference of the Association for Sustainable & Responsible Investment in Asia

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30 October 2001

British Insurers Demand Corporate Social Responsibility

Author: Mark Thomsen, SocialFunds.com

The Association of British Insurers recently announced that its members will expect companies to disclose how social, environmental and ethical risks are being handled...The over 400 members of the ABI, a trade association for Britain's insurance...

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30 October 2001

CSR Investment Is Not A Choice [case of Del Monte Kenya]

Author: Toby Kent, independent consultant, in Ethical Corporation Magazine

Was Milton Friedman right in his assertion that the business of business is simply to keep within the law and to maximise profits? Or, does the power of corporations bring with it social responsibilities; what many argue are the trappings of power?...

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26 October 2001

Is FTSE4Good just stock market capitalism dressed in green?

Author: The Ecologist

Craig Mackenzie [FTSE4Good Advisory Committee Deputy Chairman] and Rob Cartridge [Campaigns Director for War on Want] debate the credentials of the new stock index that boasts environmental standards

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24 October 2001

Big investors press for social responsibility [UK]

Author: Simon Targett, Financial Times

Britain's biggest investors are to put greater pressure on companies to sign up to the principles of corporate social responsibility, under tough new guidelines published yesterday by the Association of British Insurers. The move by the ABI, whose...

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