Facebook Follow-up & Nordea

Following up on our blog post about Facebook, we see Nordea is taking a strong stance against investing in Facebook at all. This is a great example of how Sustainable and Impact investing work. As social problems are being considered in the media, personally or...

Facebook and its Precarious Future

In early June, I attended the annual Social Investment Forum Conference with many activist investors and advisors in attendance. Many of those people were also at the Facebook (FB) annual shareholder meeting. Nearly every session mentioned FB for one reason or...

The Power of the Mosquito

In mid March we hosted an event featuring two industry leaders who specialize in Shareholder Advocacy – an essential part of social investing. Joining us was Holly Testa, Director of Shareowner Engagement at First Affirmative Financial Network and Julie Gorte,...

Charity Begins Anew

Hopefully each of you makes at least modest donations to charity.  Of course, your main motivation for doing so is that you care about the organization and those it supports.  Still, that tax deduction was always appealing too.  No doubt, you recently finished sorting...
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