UniSuper, Australia's seventh largest super fund, has recently made the commendable announcement that it is ready to drop some companies involved with fossil fuels from its two socially responsible (SR) options, along with gaming, alcohol and weapons.
While it might be evident to some that wind and solar power are considered ethical investment choices, technologies that enable the transition to a completely sustainable energy cycle are equally qualified. In making investments with a focus on ethical outcomes we need to consider how energy is produced, transported, consumed and regulated in determining the best investment opportunities for our investors.
- Australian Ethical Investment is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr Stuart Palmer to the position of Head of Ethics.
- We’re lucky to have an extremely engaged social community who are exceptionally passionate about some of the ethical issues facing us as both a nation and a global community. After announcing today that we’ve reached the 10,000 fans marker, we wanted to find out which issues our fans care most about. We’ve crunched some numbers and the results are in.
- It’s been a big week for us in terms of social media - we’ve not only just hit the 10,000 fan mark but we’ve also been awarded an ASFA Marketing Communications award for our social media engagement & growth strategy.