Archive | December, 2012

Webinar Invitation: NSFM, Climate Bonds Initiative & Concordia University, Wed 19 Dec, 11am EST, 4pm GMT

Webinar with Sean Kidney, the CEO of the Climate Bonds Initiative , on: ‘Financing Climate Change Solutions from Debt Capital Markets” This webinar is Co-Presented by the Sustainable Investment Professional Certification (SIPC), The Network for Sustainable Financial Markets (NSFM) and The Climate Bonds Initiative The Climate Bonds Initiative is an investor-focused NGO working to mobilize […]

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An invitation for NSFM participants from the Sustainability Accounting Standards Board

Change the game. Join SASB’s Financials Sector Industry Working Groups (IWGs) to pioneer sustainability accounting standards for your industry. Spearhead this effort alongside leaders including KPMG, Morningstar, Bank of America, Bloomberg, Citi Group, Ceres, and The Hartford. Alongside a select group of experts, establish standards relevant to: Commercial banking Investment banking and brokerage Asset management […]

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NSFM report published today: Financial Transaction Tax will help, not harm, pensions

11th December, 2012: A Financial Transaction Tax would not adversely hit pension funds according to a new report published today by the Network for Sustainable Financial Markets. Instead the introduction of a levy of 0.1% on equities and bonds and 0.01% on derivatives should help safeguard pensioners’ investments through reducing short-term speculative activity and encouraging […]

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Calling all NSFM participants based in Australia – events this week and an opportunity to meet up with other participants

NSFM director Raj Thamotheram is doing some workshops in Australia for heads of CSR / IR about how they can better engage mainstream investors.  The Sydney event (6th December) is full, there are still some places at the Melbourne event (5th December) and if you mention NSFM you will get 20% off. Follow this link […]

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