Socially Responsible Investment (SRI)
- Strategies for SRI
- Institutional investors’ policies
- International guidance
- CSR indices
- Corporate social responsibility (CSR)
- The impact on shareholder value
- Heads of organisations, chief officers, chairpersons, board members and directors.
- Those who wish to explore some of the more challenging aspects of corporate governance in the 21st century.
- Professionals, practitioners, and management.
- Those employed in the corporate and investment sectors, as well as public, voluntary, and non-profit organisations who wish to place much more emphasis on good governance.
- Those who wish to understand the development of corporate governance in the last twenty-five years and its importance to the firm, to directors, shareholders, and other stakeholders, and to the wider business community.
Upon completion of this course, you will be able to understand:
- The origins of socially responsible investment.
- The different approaches that may be used for socially responsible (ethical) investment.
- The role of institutional investors in socially responsible investment.
- The different ethical indices that may be used to assess performance of socially responsible funds.
- The evidence analysing the performance of socially responsible investment funds.