Socially responsible investment: true solution or snake oil?. ENVR 610 By Kevin MCMAhon Montreal November 29th 2010. Outline. Socially responsible investment definition Research questions Corporate control Shareholder voting SRI investment techniques Main SRI funds in Canada
By Kevin MCMAhon
November 29th 2010
Canadian SRI funds support 88% of shareholder proposals in opposition for 33% for conventional funds. Do not provide much information about positive and negative screens they use.
(filed 24 proposals, supports 94% shareholder proposals)
(filed 15 proposals, supports 100% shareholder proposals)
(filed no proposal, supports 22% shareholder proposals)
(filed no proposal, supports 50% shareholder proposals)