SFM Launches Sustainable Natural Resource Investments Working Group

We are pleased to announce that we launch the Sustainable Natural Resource Investments Working Group. The goal of this Network for Sustainable Financial Markets working group is to increase investment cash flows into the sustainable natural resources sector. Focus will be on describing and proposing methods to incorporate sustainable natural resources investments into financial industry […]

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Ebba Schmidt: A Friend and Colleague

Sadly, earlier this week one of our original board members and noted pension fund professionals in London, Ebba Schmidt, died of cancer. Please find this statement.

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UNEP Inquiry Launches Its Final Report

The UNEP Inquiry into the Design of a Sustainable Financial System launched its final report “The Financial System We Need” today. The UNEP Inquiry has been co-led by SFM Participant Nick Robins and contributed to by many other SFM Participants, and has explored how changes in financial system design can bring the environment more effectively […]

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Network for Sustainable Financial Markets Elects Stephen Viederman as President

On August 20, the board of the Network for Sustainable Financial Markets elected Mr Stephen Viederman as its new President. Stephen is well known for his work around fiduciary duty, active share ownership, as well as economic and environmental justice. (Some of you may also know his son Dan who is a recognized global champion […]

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SFM Letter to UK Department for Work & Pensions

From Fiduciary Duty Working Group & specific supporting individuals of the Network for Sustainable Financial Markets – hearty thanks to Keith L. Johnson, Dr Frank Jan de Graaf and Keith Ambachtsheer for spearheading this effort and to all of you who contributed your thoughts & considerations: Response to UK Department for Work & Pensions

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