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In the News: This Approach to Climate Change Doesn’t Involve Obama, the Senate or the UN

Unorthodox hypothesis: that reducing diversification in a portfolio won’t necessarily reduce its risk. Eric Rosten of Bloomberg's The Grid suggests that perhaps it’s time for investors to save the planet and offers up Fossil Free Indexes' FFIUS index as the vehicle to make it happen. See his post This Approach to Climate Change Doesn't Involve Obama, the Senate or the UN.

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In the News: Wall Street’s Climate War Intensifies With New Weapons

We're primed to give investors a unique opportunity to invest in the broad market while avoiding the increasing risk of long-term investment in fossil fuels. Following up on his June 26 article, Wall Street: Your Climate War Has Arrived, National Journal Energy and Environment Correspondent Ben Geman highlights the launch of Fossil Free Indexes' FFIUS benchmark as a new tool that gives broad market investors the ability to fight global...

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In the News: New ‘Fossil Free’ Investment Index Boosts Divestment Movement

Blue and Green Tomorrow's Tom Revell covers the launch of Fossil Free Indexes' first benchmark index FFIUS - Fossil Free Indexes US. Read the article here.  

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Press Release: Fossil Free Indexes Launches First US Index

First US broad market fossil free index Supports a surging divestment movement Demonstrates that fossil free investing need not sacrifice returns Shields investors from risks associated with fossil fuel investments NEW YORK, June 26, 2014 - Fossil Free Indexes LLC (FFI), an environmental, social, and governance (ESG) index and research company, today released its first index covering the US equity markets, Fossil Free Indexes US...

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In the News: The Carbon Underground Identifies Most Polluting Companies for Divestment Campaign

  Pointing to investor concerns about the sustainability of the companies they invest in, Charlotte Malone writes in Blue & Green Tomorrow on the impact of The Carbon Underground to the divestment campaign. See: Index Identifies Most Polluting Companies for Divestment Campaign   Blair Palese, CEO of 350.org Australia, said, “Moral arguments aside, investors a becoming increasingly aware of the financial risks...

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