London, 25 July 2013 – The UK Sustainable Investment and Finance Association (UKSIF) welcomed today’s call from the Business, Innovation and Skills Select Committee for the Stewardship Code to better take into account environmental, social and governance (ESG) factors.  UKSIF was also pleased with the Committee’s recommendation that the Government actively follow through on the recommendations of the Kay Review into Equity Markets and Long-Term Decision Making.

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Occupational pension funds will be able to get free information and support from UKSIF following the launch today of UKSIF’s new ‘Pension Fund Affiliate’ category.

The new category is open at no charge to all occupational pension funds that do not manage investments internally.

The services available will include access to UKSIF’s monthly e-newsletter and invitations to selected UKSIF information and networking events.

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