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  1. Green fund widens MPF choice

    Posted Apr 02nd 2006, 12:00am by Kenneth Ko

    ... Management have just launched their Green Fund for investors to park their money with socially responsible companies. Peter Crewe, vice-president and regional pensions director of AIG Global Pensions Asia, said the Green Fund was the first MPF investment fund in the city to adopt the principle of socially responsible investment (SRI). 'With increasing environmental awareness, pressure ...

  2. Smart money

    Posted Mar 26th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Peter Guy moneypost@scmp.com The best sites for socially responsible investing: www.ussif.org Everyone should be interested in sustainability issues, so why not investigate how you can invest in companies that truly practise it? The US-based Forum for Sustainable and Responsible Investment is a non-profit organisation. It balances long-term money returns with social ...

  3. Responsible investments worth their weight in gold

    Posted Dec 23rd 2007, 12:00am by Oliver Jones

    ... are called socially responsible investment (SRI) funds and put their money where their conscience is. They seek maximum returns while considering social values. They limit their investments ... have exploded in popularity and hold more than US$2.15 trillion in assets, according to the Social Investment Forum's 2003 Report on Socially Responsible Investing Trends in the US. ...

  4. HSBC irks fund managers over Samling support

    Posted Apr 04th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Cameron Dueck Money guardians question the banking giant's standards on social responsibility Money managers in New York and London who invest only in socially responsible companies ... of environmental and social responsibility. The deal irked managers of ethical funds, known in the industry as socially responsible investment (SRI) funds, who have long been keen backers of HSBC's ...

  5. Business - Money - ENERGY

    Squeezed funds shy away from green investments

    Posted Jun 17th 2013, 12:00am by Eric Ng

    ... managers should take the lead in contributing towards socially responsible investment, as they could make investments with long-term objectives. Ewen McDonald, co-chairman of the United ...

  6. Firms set stage for employees to get a life after retirement

    Posted Oct 25th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... of the ever-growing corporate social responsibility programme. Hong Kong has an ageing population and a higher life expectancy. Consequently, the government, society and corporations are paying greater ... and stay,' Ms Chan said during a panel discussion at last month's Corporate Social Responsibility Hong Kong Conference, hosted by the Hong Kong Council of Social Service. 'For some ...

  7. HSBC backs down on higher ATM minimum

    Posted Dec 11th 2007, 12:00am by Martin Wong

    ... Martin Wong HSBC has cancelled a plan to raise the minimum cash withdrawal at ATMs from HK$100 to HK$300 after strong criticism. 'We made the decision in response to the public's ... can listen to the public's view,' she said. The Society for Community Organisation, a grass-roots concern group, also welcomed the change. 'The bank should shoulder more social ...

  8. HSBC may have breached data ordinance

    Posted Jul 17th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... on a website in May. 'Data users have to bear moral and social responsibilities for their promises once the undertaking is signed,' Mr Woo said. A reply from HSBC on the report is expected ...

  9. UBS stresses culture of volunteerism

    Posted Aug 27th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Luisa Tam Financial services giant UBS feels that responsible corporate conduct helps create sustainable value for the company. Therefore, it aims to integrate corporate social responsibility (CSR) best practices and knowledge into its business operations on a broad basis. David Boyd-Thomas (pictured), head of corporate responsibility and community affairs, UBS Asia-Pacific, ...

  10. Banking on the environment

    Posted Mar 01st 2008, 12:00am by Victoria Burrows

    ... Written by Victoria Burrows Banks are proving that making money can be socially responsible and beneficial to local communities The term ethical banking may sound like an oxymoron, ... financial services to the poor, that would usually be outside the scope of large financial institutions, or setting up socially responsible investment funds. It is also about an organisation being ...




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