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Winners of the 2013 EthicMark® Awards | First Affirmative Financial Network

on Nov 5, 2013 12:00:00 AM By | folioadmin | 0 Comments | Active Investing
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"SRI Family Reunion" Annual Conference Started in 1990 | First Affirmative Financial Network

on Sep 26, 2013 12:00:00 AM By | folioadmin | 0 Comments | Active Investing
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Successful Shareowner Engagements Improve Company Performance; 2012 Moskowitz Prize | First Affirmative Financial Network

on Oct 10, 2012 12:00:00 AM By | Tony Wolak | 0 Comments | Active Investing
 STUDY:  CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY ENGAGEMENTS WITH US PUBLIC FIRMS YIELD EXCESS RETURN OF 4.4 PERCENT
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Mel Miller Retires From Heartland Financial USA Joins First Affirmative | First Affirmative Financial Network

on Jul 13, 2012 12:00:00 AM By | folioadmin | 0 Comments | Active Investing
First Affirmative Financial Network will welcome Melvin E. Miller to its network of investment professionals on August 1, 2012. Miller will monitor economic conditions and market movements, serve as an adjunct member of the First Affirmative Investment Committee, and provide writing and speaking engagements on behalf of the company.
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BaseCamp Chicago Press Release - April 23, 2012 | First Affirmative Financial Network

on Apr 10, 2012 12:00:00 AM By | folioadmin | 0 Comments | Active Investing
… April 23, 2012 Chicago Daybook & News Advisory...
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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: 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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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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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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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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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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Powers of the Proxy | First Affirmative Financial Network

on Jul 1, 2010 12:00:00 AM By | folioadmin | 0 Comments | Active Investing
Proxy voting is a frequently overlooked aspect of owning company stock. Voting proxies can be empowering for clients, and offering assistance in proxy research can provide a competitive advantage for some investment advisors. Steve Schueth. FA Green. July 2010
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The Green Advisor: Food for Thought From a Tragedy | First Affirmative Financial Network

on Jul 1, 2010 12:00:00 AM By | folio | 0 Comments | Active Investing
The BP disaster makes SRI investors rethink "best of class" Robert F. Keane. Investment Advisor. July 1, 2010
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VoiceAmerica show features SRI and Mission Driven Investing | First Affirmative Financial Network

on Jun 8, 2010 12:00:00 AM By | folioadmin | 0 Comments | Active Investing
VoiceAmerica show features SRI with guest Steve Schueth, with a focus on using money to move the economy towards sustainability. with host Cara MacMillan. Voice America. June, 8 2010
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Going green because it feels good | First Affirmative Financial Network

on May 12, 2010 12:00:00 AM By | folioadmin | 0 Comments | Active Investing
As the economy improves, more business owners are turning to green investments, but not for reasons you might expect. 9News. May 12, 2010
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High Votes for Hydraulic Fracturing Resolutions | First Affirmative Financial Network

on May 6, 2010 12:00:00 AM By | folioadmin | 0 Comments | Active Investing
Shareholders at Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation (COG) and EOG Resources, Inc. (EOG) cast about a third of their votes in support of resolutions urging the companies to better disclose the environmental hazards of natural gas production and policies to minimize risks. May 6, 2010
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BaseCamp SRI Conference Coming to Denver | First Affirmative Financial Network

on May 3, 2010 12:00:00 AM By | Kateri Young | 0 Comments | Active Investing
BaseCamps are regional mini-conferences designed for investors and financial professionals who want their money working to change the world. May 12, 2010
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Column: The Socially Conscious Advisor | First Affirmative Financial Network

on May 1, 2010 12:00:00 AM By | Kateri Young | 0 Comments | Active Investing
One thing is certain: The ranks of responsible investors and those who want their money working to simultaneously make money and help to transform the world in very positive ways are growing. And the emphasis is shifting from avoiding companies that are doing harmful things, to seeking out companies that are finding sustainability to be a competitive advantage. Steve Schueth. FA Green. May 1, 2010
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Investors Commend EPA Efforts to Study Hydraulic Fracturing | First Affirmative Financial Network

on Apr 7, 2010 12:00:00 AM By | folioadmin | 0 Comments | Active Investing
First Affirmative joins other investors to commend the EPA's decision to study the environmental impacts of hydraulic fracturing, a method of natural gas production that poses potential risks to drinking water. April 7, 2010
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