Stephen Nolan honoured as overall Green Leader Ireland Award 2020

By |2020-02-26T09:04:00+00:00February 26th, 2020|General, Latest News|

It was a proud night for all involved in driving Ireland’s rapidly-evolving sustainability agenda as Stephen Nolan was presented with the prestigious 2020 Green Leader award. Sponsored by Department of Communications, Climate Action and Environment, the award was given to Stephen at the black-tie Green Awards ceremony in Dublin. On secondment from Sustainable Nation Ireland,
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Ireland’s Second Annual Responsible Investment State of Play Report

By |2020-01-17T12:35:04+00:00December 12th, 2019|General, Latest News, Top news|

Climate Finance Week hears investors are increasingly likely to demand firms employ ESG principles The launch of Ireland’s second annual Responsible Investment State of Play report by SIF Ireland at Dublin Castle was one of the many highlights of Climate Finance Week Ireland 2019 which ran from November 4th to 8th in venues across the
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Ireland gets serious about climate change on momentous day for financial system

By |2020-01-16T13:08:43+00:00November 16th, 2019|General, Latest News, Top news|

Ireland gets serious about climate change on momentous day for financial system In a highly significant day for the Irish financial system, a series of transformative measures were announced on SIF Ireland's ESG Day at Climate Finance Week Ireland 2019 that show the sector is determined to mount a serious response to the climate crisis.
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Deep Dive Skills Report makes waves

By |2020-01-24T14:13:13+00:00November 14th, 2019|General, Latest News, SIF in the News, Top news|

Sustainable Finance will fundamentally change the financial services sector having made a permanent shift from being ‘niche’ to ‘mainstream’, according to the Sustainable Finance Deep Dive Skills Report, which was launched in Dublin during Climate Finance Week. The report, commissioned by Sustainable Finance Skillnet and Sustainable Nation Ireland and researched by Deloitte, says third-level institutions
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ESG Day 2019 – Brought to you by SIF Ireland and Irish Life

By |2020-01-22T09:27:31+00:00November 5th, 2019|General, Latest News, SIF in the News, Top news|

A momentous day for Ireland’s financial system In a highly significant day for the Irish financial system, a series of transformative measures were announced on SIF Ireland's ESG Day at Climate Finance Week Ireland 2019 that show the sector is determined to mount a serious response to the climate crisis. The measures saw Euronext select
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Responsible Investor says that Ireland is ‘in it to win’ the Sustainable Finance race

By |2019-09-11T16:12:21+01:00March 12th, 2019|General, SIF in the News, Top news|

Ireland country snapshot: The Emerald Isle goes green The latest in RI’s country snapshot series by Daniel Brooksbank | March 7th, 2019 Of all the countries in the world, Ireland is the one most associated with the colour green: it’s the Emerald Isle after all. But although it could be accused of having been a
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Ireland’s Year of Sustainable Finance 2019

By |2019-09-15T23:17:56+01:00February 19th, 2019|General, Latest News|

Year of Sustainable Finance 2019 is launched • A €500,000 programme of more than 30 domestic and international events to showcase and develop Ireland's growth as a global centre of excellence in sustainable finance • Low-carbon economy critical for tackling Climate Change and a government priority IRELAND is increasingly seen as a centre of excellence
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Sustainable and Responsible Investment Forum (SIF) Ireland handed key role in Government’s International Financial Services Strategy 2020

By |2019-09-01T11:50:19+01:00February 19th, 2019|General, Latest News, Top news|

Sustainable & Responsible Investment Forum (SIF) Ireland handed key role in Government’s International Financial Services Strategy 2020. SIF Ireland chairman Terence O’Rourke has welcomed news that the Government has included the advancement of responsible investment practices in its latest International Financial Services (IFS) plan. The new IFS 2020 Action Plan 2019 has formally mandated SIF
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Responsible Investment is on the Rise

By |2019-09-16T20:29:03+01:00December 7th, 2018|General, Latest News|

November was a very impactful month for the responsible investment agenda which made huge strides with the launch of Ireland’s first ever Responsible Investment Report. Commissioned by Sustainable & Responsible Investment Forum (SIF) Ireland and supported by Irish Life and the Sustainability Skillnet, the SIF Ireland Responsible Investment: State of Play Report 2018 surveyed Irish
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