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Mohegan Tribe To Host Largest Annual U.S. Sustainable And Responsible Investing Conference | First Affirmative Financial Network

on Jan 20, 2012 12:00:00 AM By | Kateri Young | 0 Comments | Active Investing
Event to Reflect Growing Diversity of SRI in the United States
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Native American Trust Fund Director Recognized by Socially Responsible Investors with Major Service Award | First Affirmative Financial Network

on Oct 13, 2011 12:00:00 AM By | folioadmin | 0 Comments | Active Investing
Oneida Tribe of Wisconsin Trust Director Susan White Honored by Colleagues at 22nd Annual SRI in the Rockies Conference
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SRI in the Rockies: Moskowitz Prize Winner Presents Paper (1) | First Affirmative Financial Network

on Oct 11, 2011 12:00:00 AM By | Kateri Young | 0 Comments | Asset Allocation
Co-author Sadok El Ghoul explains how corporate social responsibility lowers cost of equity.
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SRI in the Rockies: Public Policy as a Strategic Tool for Sustainable Investment | First Affirmative Financial Network

on Oct 8, 2011 12:00:00 AM By | Kateri Young | 0 Comments | Bonds
Leading voices for shareowner action discuss public policy engagement at this year's SRI in the Rockies conference.
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SRI in the Rockies: CDFI Fund Director Donna Gambrell Delivers Keynote Address | First Affirmative Financial Network

on Oct 8, 2011 12:00:00 AM By | folioadmin | 0 Comments | Active Investing
Gambrell challenges sustainable investors to help "realize the tremendous potential that exists for a partnership" with the CDFI industry.
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Higher CSR Linked to Lower Cost of Capital | First Affirmative Financial Network

on Oct 5, 2011 12:00:00 AM By | folioadmin | 0 Comments | Asset Allocation
Firms that score strongly in terms of corporate social responsibility (CSR) find that their cost of equity capital financing is consistently lower than firms with weaker CSR track records, according to Does Corporate Social Responsibility Affect the Cost of Capital?, winner of the 2011 Moskowitz Prize for Socially Responsible Investing..
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Does corporate social responsibility affect the cost of capital? | First Affirmative Financial Network

on Oct 4, 2011 12:00:00 AM By | folioadmin | 0 Comments | Active Investing
Apparently so, say the authors of an academic paper who have just been awarded the Moskowitz Prize for Socially Responsible Investing.
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Prize-Winning Study Finds Higher CSR Standards Mean Lower Cost of Equity Capital for Firms | First Affirmative Financial Network

on Oct 4, 2011 12:00:00 AM By | folioadmin | 0 Comments |
2011 Moskowitz Prize for Responsible Investing Awarded at the SRI in the Rockies Conference in New Orleans.
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New Findings Provide Financial Reason For Advisors To Consider SRI | First Affirmative Financial Network

on Oct 4, 2011 12:00:00 AM By | folioadmin | 0 Comments | Asset Allocation
A major reason for advisors to care about whether firms are socially responsible or not was revealed by researchers at the SRI in the Rockies conference in New Orleans.
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4 receive Moskowitz Prize for SRI-capital cost paper | First Affirmative Financial Network

on Oct 4, 2011 12:00:00 AM By | Holly Testa | 0 Comments | Bonds
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Nike Foundation and Liberty Mutual Win Global EthicMark® Advertising Awards | First Affirmative Financial Network

on Oct 3, 2011 12:00:00 AM By | folioadmin | 0 Comments | Asset Allocation
Awards Presented at 22nd Annual SRI in the Rockies Conference Held in New Orleans; "Fracking" Video Gets Honorable Mention
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Investors Cautioned To Carefully Evaluate Renewable Energy Producers | First Affirmative Financial Network

on Oct 3, 2011 12:00:00 AM By | Kateri Young | 0 Comments | Active Investing
Environmental problems can result in many investors shunning oil and coal stocks in favor of companies involved with solar energy and biofuels. But those cleaner, promising alternatives can have a dark side.
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2012 Stock Market Returns in Double Digits? This CIO Thinks So | First Affirmative Financial Network

on Oct 3, 2011 12:00:00 AM By | folioadmin | 0 Comments | Active Investing
Mel Miller, chief investment officer of Heartland Financial USA, made a lot of negative observations about the U.S. economy during his presentation on the opening day of the SRI in the Rockies conference in New Orleans. Yet he's predicting the stock market to return 10 percent to 20 percent next year. How come?
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First Affirmative Financial Network, LLC-- A Catalyst for Change | First Affirmative Financial Network

on Aug 19, 2011 12:00:00 AM By | folio | 0 Comments | Asset Allocation
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Black Swans and Fat Tails | First Affirmative Financial Network

on Jul 14, 2011 12:00:00 AM By | folioadmin | 0 Comments | Asset Allocation
By CSRwire Contributing Writer Jayne Flannery
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Radio Interview with First Affirmative Advisor Steve Zahn | First Affirmative Financial Network

on Jul 1, 2011 12:00:00 AM By | Kateri Young | 0 Comments | Bonds
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Closing the Morality Gap | First Affirmative Financial Network

on Jun 29, 2011 12:00:00 AM By | Holly Testa | 0 Comments | Active Investing
A corporate focus on ethical issues and portfolio-management methods may help socially responsible investing pay off, says Steve Schueth of First Affirmative Financial Network
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GREEN AND SOCIALLY RESPONSIBLE INVESTING “CRAM COURSE” FOR NEW YORK CITY FINANCIAL PROFESSIONALS TO BE HELD JUNE 15TH | First Affirmative Financial Network

on Jun 6, 2011 12:00:00 AM By | folio | 0 Comments | 401(k)
Event Sponsored by SRI Leaders First Affirmative Financial Network, Pax World Investments and Calvert; "Climate Capitalism" Author Hunter Lovins to be Featured Speaker
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Ceres Conference 2011, Interview with Steven J. Schueth, First Affirmative | First Affirmative Financial Network

on May 19, 2011 12:00:00 AM By | folioadmin | 0 Comments | Asset Allocation
CSR Report Special Edition
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Hot Topics, Dynamic Speakers Sought for National Sustainable Investing Conference | First Affirmative Financial Network

on Dec 17, 2010 12:00:00 AM By | Kateri Young | 0 Comments | Active Investing
Producers of the 2011 SRI in the Rockies Conference are inviting proposals for agenda topics and speakers. The deadline is January 20, 2011. 
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Peace, Love, Money - Meet the New Green Investor at the 22nd Annual SRI in the Rockies Conference | First Affirmative Financial Network

on Dec 9, 2010 12:00:00 AM By | folio | 0 Comments | Active Investing
Hundreds of thought leaders and experts will gather at the Sheraton New Orleans October 2-5, 2011 to collaborate and discuss opportunities in the growing world of green, sustainable, and responsible investing. View Coverage Back to News
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SRI Conference Goes To San Antonio | First Affirmative Financial Network

on Nov 1, 2010 12:00:00 AM By | folioadmin | 0 Comments | Active Investing
Modern portfolio theory, SRI performance, energy, water and banking are some of the topics that will be covered at this year's SRI In The Rockies conference. Steve Schueth. FA Green. November 1, 2010
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Coal Ash Should be Better Regulated by EPA, Say Investors | First Affirmative Financial Network

on Sep 15, 2010 12:00:00 AM By | folioadmin | 0 Comments | Active Investing
Investment groups managing over $240 billion urge EPA to adopt "Subtitle C" regulations for coal ash.As You Sow. September 15, 2010
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SRI in the Rockies Conference Announces 2010 Agenda | First Affirmative Financial Network

on Sep 1, 2010 12:00:00 AM By | folioadmin | 0 Comments | Active Investing
21st Annual Gathering to Feature Extensive List of Industry Thought Leaders September 1, 2010
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Build it green: Many ways to construct a socially responsible portfolio | First Affirmative Financial Network

on Aug 23, 2010 12:00:00 AM By | folioadmin | 0 Comments | Asset Allocation
Today, beyond cleaner energy, socially responsible funds also may look for companies whose business models encourage diversity, human rights, environmental responsibility, good corporate governance or other laudable goals. Joseph Lisanti. NY Daily News. August 23, 2010
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