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“’Opportunities’ abound for ESG and Corporate Financial Performance” – Forbes – January 6, 2016

In a compelling and provocative article that cites a range of research published during the past few years about the correlation between ESG and corporate financial performance, Dina Medland ponders why there is still a strong “unconscious bias” against “being able to do good things and still make money.” This is good news and a […]

“ERISA Bulletin Clears Path for Institutional ESG Investment” – Breckenridge Capital Advisors – November 5, 2015

In this succinct two-page document, “Breckinridge recaps and responds to the October 22 announcement by the US Department of Labor of new language that clarifies that environmental, social and governance (ESG) factors can be valuable investment criteria for portfolios governed by the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 (ERISA). The DOL announcement is pivotal […]