Socially responsible investment options gaining ground

Butler, Kelley M.
February 2006
Employee Benefit News;Feb2006, Vol. 20 Issue 2, p46
The article focuses on the interests in including socially responsible investment options (SRI) in retirement plans in the U.S. A survey conducted by Harris Interactive found that 74% of employees do not have SRI in their retirement plans. Domini Social Investments has established the Domini 400 Social Index to track SRI performance. Steve Schueth, president of First Affirmative Financial Network, cites the need to show pension plan sponsors that the fiduciary responsibilities are covered by SRI.


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