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The latest edition of Vecteur Environnement, the magazine for environmental professionals in Quebec includes a special report on environment and finance (Environnement et finance: une relation porteuse de changement).  The first of the four articles in the special report, authored by Alexandru Jordan of Carbon Consult Group, includes some context from FSI President, Milla Craig. The article is entitled Climate and Responsible Finance in Canada: The Position of Finance Companies (available in French only).

Here is a job posting that might grab your attention: “We are hiring a bilingual Manager, Member Relations to join our team in Toronto. The Manager will play a central role in growing and strengthening the Responsible Investment Association (RIA). The successful candidate will manage relationships with current RIA members while also engaging with prospective […]

The Canada Green Building Council is generously offering our membership a $25 discount on registration to the I2D conference to take place in Montreal on September 14th.  The conference is held mostly in French by the Quebec chapter of the organisation. “Une bonne gestion immobilière réside dans une saine gestion des risques. L’immobilier durable, c’est […]

Over 100 business leaders and their companies with a combined market cap of around $3.5 trillion and financial institutions responsible for assets of about $25 trillion have publicly committed to support the recommendations of the Task Force on Climate-related Financial Disclosures (TCFD) released on June 29th, 2017. The Task Force, established by the Financial Stability Board (FSB) […]

The “Objectif Wall Street” (OWS) simulation is an interactive game that simulates the participant’s portfolio management career, for which returns alone are not sufficient to explain success or failure. The OWS simulation places participants in situations that call on sound risk management skills, as well as notions related to responsible finance and professional ethics. The winner of […]