Recent news from the Intentional Endowments Network

Each week, the IEN posts relevant news and reports to our news feed. Below you will find some news articles related to endowments and/or sustainable investing that we wish to highlight. For more, please visit the IEN news feed!

Addressing Climate Change and the Investment Implications l Morgan Stanley, August 2015

Morningstar to Launch First Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) Scores for Funds Globally l Sustainalytics, August 13, 2015

Bloomberg Brief -- Sustainable Finance, August 20, 2015

Bloomberg Brief -- Sustainable Finance, August 27, 2015

Olso Principles on Global Climate Change Obligations l Olso, March 1, 2015

Higher ed endowments see strong returns on responsible investing l Education Dive, By Tara Garcia Mathewson, August 26, 2015

Northern Trust flags surge in ESG funds l Financial Times, September 1, 2015

Navigating Sustainability and Your Fiduciary Duty l Huffington Post Business, September 2, 2015

Fossil fuel-free indices launched l InvestorDaily, By Tim Stewart, September 2, 2015

Why University Endowments are Large and Risky l Harvard Law School Forum on Corporate Governance and Financial Regulation, Posted by Thomas Gilbert, September, 2, 2015

Bloomberg Brief -- Sustainable Finance, September 3, 2015

"Hoarding" and Endowment Outliers l AGB, By David Bass, September 3, 2015

David Blood and Al Gore Want to Reach the Next Generation l Institutional Investor, By Imogen Rose-Smith, September 8, 2015

"Hoarding" and the Reality of Endowment Spending l ABG, By David Bass, September 8, 2015

Industry -- Financed Study Projects Divestment Looses l Inside Higher Ed, September 8, 2015

ISS Announces Strategic Partnership with RepRisk to Offer ESG Solutions l BusinessWire, September 8, 2015

Sustainable Investing: A Defense l The Wall Street Journal, By Geeta Aiyer, September 8, 2015

Bold Moves: Warren Wilson hosts panel on environmentally conscious investing l Mountain Xpress, By Lyn May, September 9, 2015

Pay Hikes at Big Endowments Often Outstrip Returns, Survey Finds l The Chronicle of Philanthropy, September 9, 2015

'Big Vicotry': University of California Sells Off Coal, Oil Sands Investments l Huffpost College, By Dominique Mosbergen, September 10, 2015

Bloomberg Brief -- Sustainable Finance , September 10, 2015

The Results Are In: The 2015 Dow Jones Sustainability Indices l Sustainable Brands, September 10, 2015

Debate around fiduciary duty moves on l top1000funds, By Sarah Rundell, September 11, 2015

Enjoy!