Archive | June, 2010

44 Steps towards market reform

NSFM mamber Friedrich Mostboeck, Vice-Chairman of the OVFA (Austrian Association for Financial Analysis and Asset Management, http://www.oevfa.at) has been carefully watching the financial and economic crisis over the past three years and is proposing 44 steps to avoid future crisis and facilitate market reform. His report Corporate Responsibility 2.0.: From Corporate Responsibility to “General Responsibility” […]

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Ed Waitzer on ESG disclosure

NSFM supporter (and member of the NSFM coordinating team) Ed Waitzer is co-author of a new report arguing that the Toronto Stock Exchange – home to more mining and hydrocarbon companies than any other exchange in the world – should disclose more information about their environmental, social and governance (ESG) impacts than they currently do.  […]

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NSFM Wealth Management Industry report provides blueprint for reform

The Network for Sustainable Financial Markets (NSFM) has today released “Wealth Management in a Post-GFC World – Promoting best practice, innovation & sustainable outcomes for industry, consumers & society”. Download the report here. The landmark report provides a blueprint for addressing market scandals and structural failings which continue to plague the multi-trillion dollar global wealth […]

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