Wednesday, April 29, 2020
Wednesday, January 16, 2019
Impact Investing Forum- Palm Beach County Convention Center, West Palm Beach, FL- March 31-April 3, 2019
15% discount code: CIIF2019
The Impact Investing Forum will look at many of the asset classes that encompass this space. We invite you to join us and meet top influencers, experienced investors, money managers, and service providers that are leading the charge in this ever growing space. Themes of defining impact investing, portfolio construction, asset class opportunities, and the role of the investor are just a few of the stimulating topics to be covered at this event.
Sunday, April 12, 2015
This means managing and minimizing risk. There are a limited number of ways to accomplish this, too. Risk is a feature of investing. It is how you get to return. Still, you can rationally minimize risk by taking a few constructive steps.
- Minimizes fees.
- Minimizes risk.
- Maximizes potential financial AND social return.
- What is Investing?
- Why Invest?
- How to minimize fees and maximize potential returns.
- Risk and Reward
- What Is a Stock?
- What Is a Bond?
- What Is a Mutual Fund?
- What is a return?
- What is Ethical/Socially Responsible/Environmental Social and Governance and Corporate Social Responsibility Investing?
- What is screening? exclusion? shareholder activism? positive investing?
- How can you invest effectively, meaning with minimum fees and maximum potential for return?
- For a preview, see: https://youtu.be/ImgORmdCCkg
Sunday, May 22, 2011
Saturday, November 6, 2010
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l Internal Information on a Company
l Longer-term Observations
l Bigger firms have more precise measurement of CSR benefits
l Information Credibility
l Can’t show the short-term effects when company adopts a social responsibility policy
l Credibility of Analysts
l Not suitable for small firms
l Based on external reputation
l Once a year
l Firm can improve via marketing
l Questionnaire are easy to collect and score
l Only bigger firms included (selected by total assets)
l Short-term rating and performance of firm
l Biased Marketing
l Possibly unreliable questionnaire
l Can’t apply to small business
Monday, November 2, 2009
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