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SRI Momentum accelerates in ‘15

SRI Investing

– Oil Exports, Paris Climate Conferences and the top 10 advances in ’15.  Just as in each of the past few years, 2015 produced major advances in the Socially Responsible Investment realm. Events in the past month served to put an exclamation point on what is sure to be a record setting year. At the Paris … Read more

History of Socially Responsible Investing

History of socially responsible investing

My undergrad degree was in history so I always seem to feel the need to begin with a look back. SRI investments probably existed in many shapes and forms for as long as societies have been bartering and exchanging goods. In this country the Quakers may have been the first to attempt to put their … Read more

Battery Powered Future

Renewable Energy

Our custodian, LPL Financial, is not necessarily known for promoting Socially Responsible Investments. But a recent article produced by their research team serves to highlight the true opportunity that SRI presents. In the same week Credit Suisse released a similar article regarding alternative energy. We are increasingly seeing investors and investment firms recognizing that the … Read more

5 Reasons to Consider Divesting from Fossil Fuels

Fossil Fuels

OK, I admit, the title is not exactly true. But two reasons just did not sound like enough to grab your attention. They’re both very good ones and we will end up with five at the end: 1) For the planet . . . if you believe Climate Change is a reality. 2) For your … Read more