Archive | January, 2014

Final Response to UK Law Commission on Fiduciary Duty

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

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Excited to announce UNEP FI Inquiry into the Design of a Sustainable Financial System

As you may have seen, UNEP has announced & launched an inquiry this week at Davos into the design of a sustainable financial system http://www.unep.org/newscentre/Default.aspx?DocumentID=2758&ArticleID=10698&l=en. SFM Participant Nick Robins will be joining the team as co-director of research; Simon Zadek will be co-director of strategy, and they have 18 months to help coalesce a vibrant […]

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SFM Board Member Keith Johnson on UK Law Commission Fiduciary Duty Consultation

The Network for Sustainable Financial Markets is pleased to announce a piece by Keith Johnson, SFM Board Member, on UK Law Commission fiduciary duty consultation on Responsible Investor. Furthermore SFM received an extension until Monday to submit its full comment letter. Congratulations! UK Law Commission fiduciary duty consultation: help needed to correct assumptions and inconsistency Why some of the outdated analysis in […]

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On SASB, the IIRC and Collaborations

The Network for Sustainable Financial Markets is pleased to take notice of the recent announcement of a Memorandum of Understanding between SASB and the IIRC. This occurs on the back of SFM’s comment letter to SASB (SFM Comment Letter) in response to their 2013 conceptual framework public consultation. As was highlighted in the SFM letter, […]

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BadCredit.org Accords Honor to Network for Sustainable Financial Markets

BadCredit.org, an education website on credit decisions for Americans, names ten Best Sustainable Financial Blogs. Our blog on this website was given this honor. This is clearly an award to the Network as a whole, especially as to the high level of individuals who participate here, both at the Board and Participant level, so a round […]

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