UK - The Co-operative Insurance Society has appointed Nicola Donnelly as investment analyst in the society's ethically screened unit trust, Environ.
The CIS Environ Trust applies environmental, health and safety criteria in the selection of investments.
Donnelly became interested in socially responsible investment while working for JPMorgan Fleming and has completed a Masters degree at the University of London, looking at the challenges of integrating SRI into mainstream investment.
An innovative funding structure has been agreed for Croydon Pension Fund. However, there are some concerns about the arrangement. Stephanie Baxter reports
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In this week's Pensions Buzz, we want to know whether bosses should have to pay into the same staff DB scheme as their workers rather than their own executive pension fund.
The Norfolk Pension Fund has been successful as the lead plaintiff in a class action case that went to jury trial in California involving securities fraud.