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2014 Coverage
  • Transforming Advertising: Nominations Open for 2014 EthicMark® Awards March 12, 2014

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2013 Coverage
  • Impact Investing A Long-Horizon Game November 7, 2013

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  • Fracking is Losing the PR Battle November 7, 2013

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  • Cordes: Impact Investing The Single Greatest Opportunity for Advisors November 1 , 2013

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  • Moskowitz Prize for Socially Responsible Investing November 1 , 2013

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  • Winners of the 2013 EthicMark Awards November 1 , 2013

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  • Boulder, Denver Green Leaders To Speak At Investor Summit October 16, 2013

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  • "SRI Family Reunion" Annual Conference Started in 1990 For Responsible Investors Endures As Touchstone For Industry September 24, 2013

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  • The Value Proposition for Corporate Environmental, Social, and Governance IssuesSeptember 23, 2013

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  • Clean Tech: SRI Conference Gets a Lesson in "Crowdfunding" for Renewable Energy Products..., July 31,2013

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  • Wall Street Insider Turned Environmental Campaigner, Tom Steyer, To Keynote 24th Annual SRI Conference on the Future..., July 31,2013

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  • What Now For Investors Concerned About Internet Privacy? SRI Conference To Hear From Expert In Wake of Snowden Leaks, July 10, 2013

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  • "Early Bird" Registration For 2013 SRI Conference Extended To August, June 26, 2013

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  • Study: Interest in fossil fuel-free investment portfolios is growing, By Amy Poszywak, SNL Financial, May 17, 2013

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  • SRI Professionals Survey: Majority of Retail, Institutional Investors Interested In "Fossil Fuel-Free Portfolios", May 16, 2013

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  • Call For papers: Major New Responsible Investing Study Sought For 2013 Moskowitz Prize Recognition, April 8, 2013

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  • Transforming Advertising: Nominations Open for "EthicMark" Awards, April 8, 2013

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  • 24th Annual SRI Conference Returning Home to the Rockies, March 18, 2013

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2012 Coverage
  • As Socially Responsible Investors Begin to Prioritize, Impact Investing Could Transition to Common Good Investing, October 15, 2012

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  • The Month of Impact Investing, October 5, 2012

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  • Help Clients and Yourself Get Rid of Old Computers, October 5, 2012

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  • Food, Water Shortages Should Alarm All Investors, October 4, 2012

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  • Kim Jeffery & Robert F. Kennedy, Jr. to Speak on Extended Producer Responsibility at 23rd Annual SRI Conference, October 1, 2012

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  • Elena Panaritis Social Entrepreneur, Economist, Policy Innovator presents at SRI Conference, USA, September 27, 2012

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  • Making Super-Positive Profits in 2013, September 21 , 2012

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  • 2013 To Be Year of "Impact Investing", September 5, 2012

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  • Early Bird Registration Extended, June 28, 2012

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  • London Business School Professor wins prize for Socially Responsible Investing study, June 10, 2012

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  • Muhammad Yunus - "The Father of Microcredit" - to Keynote the 2012 SRI Conference Held in the New York City Area, May 2, 2012

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  • Call for Papers: Major New Responsible Investing Study Sought for 2012 Moskowitz Prize Recognition April 25, 2012

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  • Robert F. Kennedy, Jr. to Keynote 23rd Annual SRI Conference April 11, 2012

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  • First Affirmative Financial Network One of Three U.S. Financial Services Companies Recognized as “Best for the World” in Worker Impact March 7, 2012

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  • Mohegan Tribe to Host Largest Annual U.S. Sustainable and Responsible Investing Conference, January 20, 2012

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  • Is Your Advertising More than Just a Green "Slice of Life", January 2, 2012

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2011 Coverage
  • Louis D. Coppola, Senior VP of G&A Institute: Commenting on Using Public Policy as a Strategic Tool for SRI Investing at the SRI in the Rockies Gathering November 2011

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  • Make some of your dollars make a difference November 11, 2011

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  • "The Big Easy?" November 10, 2011

Nicole DeCosta checks out New Orleans' not-so-easy recovery

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  • SRI in the Rockies Highlights November 4, 2011

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  • Native American Trust Fund Director Recognized by Socially Responsible Investors with Major Service Award October 13, 2011

Oneida Tribe of Wisconsin Trust Director Susan White Honored by Colleagues at 22nd Annual SRI in the Rockies Conference

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  • SRI in the Rockies: Moskowitz Prize Winner Presents Paper
    October 11, 2011

Co-author Sadok El Ghoul explains how corporate social responsibility lowers cost of equity.

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  • SRI in the Rockies: CDFI Fund Director Donna Gambrell Delivers Keynote Address
    October 8, 2011

Gambrell challenges sustainable investors to help "realize the tremendous potential that exists for a partnership" with the CDFI industry.

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  • SRI in the Rockies: Public Policy as a Strategic Tool for Sustainable Investment
    October 8, 2011

Leading voices for shareowner action discuss public policy engagement at this year's SRI in the Rockies conference.

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  • Higher CSR Linked to Lower Cost of Capital October 05, 2011

Firms that score strongly in terms of corporate social responsibility (CSR) find that their cost of equity capital financing is consistently lower than firms with weaker CSR track records, according to Does Corporate Social Responsibility Affect the Cost of Capital?, winner of the 2011 Moskowitz Prize for Socially Responsible Investing..

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  • New Findings Provide Financial Reason For Advisors To Consider SRI October 04, 2011

A major reason for advisors to care about whether firms are socially responsible or not was revealed by researchers at the SRI in the Rockies conference in New Orleans.

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  • 4 receive Moskowitz Prize for SRI-capital cost paper October 04, 2011

The Center for Responsible Business at University of California Berkeley’s Haas School of Business awarded the 2011 Moskowitz Prize for Socially Responsible Investing to four academics for their study on the cost of equity capital financing of firms with strong corporate responsibility

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  • Does corporate social responsibility affect the cost of capital? October 04, 2011

Apparently so, say the authors of an academic paper who have just been awarded the Moskowitz Prize for Socially Responsible Investing.

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  • Prize-Winning Study Finds Higher CSR Standards Mean Lower Cost of Equity Capital for Firms October 04, 2011

2011 Moskowitz Prize for Responsible Investing Awarded at the SRI in the Rockies Conference in New Orleans.

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  • Keynote Address by CDFI Fund Director Gambrell at the 2011 SRI in the Rockies Conference October 03, 2011

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  • SRI in the Rockies: What does 'extreme transparency' look like? October 03, 2011

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  • Selling the Story October 03, 2011

To break through default cynicism is a rare feat for anybody in today's culture, but doubly so for an insurance company, which is probably why the Responsibility campaign won the EthicMark award last night at the 22nd Annual SRI in the Rockies Conference.

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  • 2012 Stock Market Returns in Double Digits? This CIO Thinks So October 03, 2011

Mel Miller, chief investment officer of Heartland Financial USA, made a lot of negative observations about the U.S. economy during his presentation on the opening day of the SRI in the Rockies conference in New Orleans. Yet he's predicting the stock market to return 10 percent to 20 percent next year. How come?

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  • Investors Cautioned To Carefully Evaluate Renewable Energy Producers October 03, 2011

Environmental problems can result in many investors shunning oil and coal stocks in favor of companies involved with solar energy and biofuels. But those cleaner, promising alternatives can have a dark side.

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  • Nike Foundation and Liberty Mutual Win Global EthicMark® Advertising Awards October 03, 2011

Awards Presented at 22nd Annual SRI in the Rockies Conference Held in New Orleans; “Fracking” Video Gets Honorable Mention

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  • First Affirmative Financial Network, LLC-- A Catalyst for Change August 19, 2011

Using both investing practices and the annual SRI in the Rockies Conference, the company is constantly pushing the envelope on behalf of their clients.

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  • EARLY DISCOUNT RATE EXTENDED TO AUGUST 23RD FOR MAJOR NEW ORLEANS GATHERING OF SRI INDUSTRY August 15, 2011

By Popular Demand, $100 Registration Savings Held Over in August for SRI in the Rockies Event in Louisiana

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  • FRACKING, CONFLICT MINERALS, AND FOOD SAFETY AMONG MAJOR FOCUSES AT LARGEST SRI CONFERENCE IN U.S. August 4, 2011

“SRI in the Rockies” Gathering to Zero in on Hottest Topics Today in Responsible Investing

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  • Responsible Investment Industry Leader Sought for Recognition in Major October Award July 28, 2011

Annual SRI Service Award to be Presented at the 22nd Annual SRI in the Rockies Conference in New Orleans

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  • Sustainable Investing Conference to put Attendees to Work in Community Development Projects in New Orleans  May 12, 2011

More than 200 "SRI in the Rockies" Attendees Expected to Work Directly to Build One New Home and Install Energy Efficiency Upgrades to 100 Existing Homes

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  • 2011 Moskowitz Prize Will Recognize Best Sustainable Investing Study   April 27, 2011

Practical significance, rigor of quantitative methods and novelty of results will determine winner

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  • Major New Sustainable Investing Study Sought for 2011 Moskowitz Prize Recognition April 26, 2011     

Best Research of 2011 to Be Recognized in October at Socially Responsible Investing in the  Rockies Conference in New Orleanse

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  • Top U.S. Official for Community Development Financial Institutions to Speak at 2011 "SRI in the Rockies" Conference in New Orleans April 18, 2011     

Donna J. Gambrell, Treasury’s Head of Community Development Financial Institutions, Leads Speaker Line-up at Premier Sustainable and Responsible Investment Industry Conference

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  • EthicMark Award Seeking Applications: Awards to be Announced at SRI in the Rockies in New Orleans April 5, 2011     

Sustainable and Responsible Investment (SRI) Industry Conference Provides Stage for  EthicMark Spotlight on Ads, Other Media Campaigns That "Uplift the Human Spirit and Society"

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  • Green Business Guru Joel Makower to Speak at SRI in the Rockies Conference in New OrleansMarch 7, 2011   

In a First, Conference "Hits the Road" to New Location Outside of Rockies      

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2010 Coverage
  • Hot Topics, Dynamic Speakers Sought for National Sustainable Investing Conference December 14, 2010   

   Call for Agenda Proposals for the 22nd Annual SRI in the Rockies Conference           

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  • Peace, Love, Money December 9, 2010   

   Meet the New Green Investor at the 22nd Annual SRI in the Rockies Conference           

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  • 15th Annual Moskowitz Prize Awarded at SRI in the Rockies Conference

        December 1, 2010                       

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  • Oneida Trust Wins Awards - Susan White

        November, 2010                       

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  • Green Investing Conference the New Site of the Global EthicMark Award

        November 5, 2010                       

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  • Now Online: Interviews with the Foremost Leaders in Socially Responsible Investing November 4, 2010                       

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  • Green Investing Conference Announces Advanced Registration Cut Off Date: Oct. 26th October 14, 2010
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  • ECD/HOPE to Sponsor 2010 SRI in the Rockies Conference October 14, 2010
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  • Jantzi-Sustainalytics to Sponsor 2010 SRI in the Rockies Conference October 14, 2010
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  • SRI Conference Goes To San Antonio September, 2010
    Modern portfolio theory, SRI performance, energy, water and banking are some of the topics that will be covered at this year's SRI in the Rockies conference.

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  • SRI in the Rockies Speaker Interview with Doug Arent October 6, 2010

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  • SRI in the Rockies Speaker Interview with Chris Flavin September 30, 2010

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  • SRI in the Rockies Speaker Interview with Mel Miller September 30, 2010

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  • SRI in the Rockies Speaker Interview with Michael Jantzi September 27, 2010

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  • SRI in the Rockies Conference Announces Early Bird Registration Cut off Date: September 28th September 23, 2010

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  • SRI in the Rockies Speaker Interview with Chris Hoenig September 22, 2010

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  • SRI in the Rockies Speaker Interview with David Brancaccio September 22, 2010

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  • CSR Thought Leader Interview Series Features SRI in the Rockies Conference Speakers September 16, 2010

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  • SRI in the Rockies Speaker Interview with Riane Eisler September 16, 2010

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  • SRI in the Rockies Speaker Interview with Geeta Aiyer September 16, 2010

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  • First SRI in the Rockies Speaker Interview September 12, 2010

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  • SRI in the Rockies Conference Announces 2010 Agenda September 1, 2010

   21st Annual Gathering to Feature Extensive List of Industry Thought Leaders

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  • Dell to Sponsor 2010 SRI in the Rockies Conference August, 25 2010

   Leader in Corporate Social Responsiblity to Welcome SRI Indusry Leaders to Texas

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  • The Power of the Proxy July, 2010
    When investors vote their proxies in support of greater transparency around environmental, social and governance (ESG) risks and opportunities, we can send a strong message about what we would like to see companies measure and manage.

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  • Pioneers of the Possible: Steve Schueth July 14, 2010

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  • SRI advisors: Be true to yourself June 18, 2010
    There's value in having a conversation about values. And that's always been the case for advisors who want to specialize in socially responsible investing (SRI). But how do you get in front of potential clients in the first place?
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  • Canadian Responsible Investment Conference Preview: Elements of success for the SRI advisor June 11, 2010
    Steve Schueth, president of First Affirmative Financial Network and former director of the Social Investment Forum, fell into the world of finance and picked up a baton which at the time was a mere idea, an idea that you can invest both for profit and for good and that it can be one and the same.
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  • Voice America show features SRI and Mission Driven Investing June 8, 2010
    with guest Steve Schueth of First Affirmative Financial Network
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  • Call for Papers: 2010 Moskowitz Prize May 18 2010
    The Center for Responsible Business at UC Berkeley’s Haas School of Business has announced a call for papers for the 2010 Moskowitz Prize for Socially Responsible Investing. The Prize recognizes outstanding research in responsible investing. To be considered for the Prize, studies will need to be submitted by June 30, 2010.
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  • Next Generation SRI: The Age of Radical Transparency May 5 2010
    In the beginning, the word was “SRI,” and it meant “socially responsible investing.”
    We can trace the beginning back centuries, to biblical times, when Jewish law laid down directives about investing ethically.
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  • 'Socially responsible' investing joins your money with your ideals March 16, 2010
    Green stocks and socially responsible investments are a niche market that is growing dramatically as investors are increasingly aware that decisions made with their money could have an impact on the future of the planet.
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  • SRI Industry Looks to Its Next 20 Years March 3, 2010
    New Logo for Long-Running Investing Forum Symbolizes Shift Toward True Sustainability
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  • The Socially Conscious Advisor January 2010
    SRI Outlook 2010: Observations on the socially responsible investing industry from fund company executives who lead it.
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