My ESG – A Leadership Series: Rosheen McGuckian, CEO, NTR Plc

By |2020-05-28T09:54:58+01:00May 28th, 2020|General, Latest News, Top news|

SIF Ireland is asking leaders in the ESG and Responsible Investment space to share their insights on developments in this vital sector. This week, we speak NTR CEO Rosheen McGuckian.   SIF Ireland:  How has the Covid19 pandemic impacted on the ESG agenda? RMcG: “The ESG agenda is as important if not more important as ever.
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Two new reports into environment and climate risk for central banks

By |2020-05-28T09:11:55+01:00May 27th, 2020|General, Latest News, Top news|

In a welcome development, SIF Ireland is delighted to share that the Network of Central Banks and Supervisors for Greening the Financial System (NGFS) has released two very timely and relevant reports that will be of interest to the Irish financial services ecosystem. The Central Bank of Ireland is a member of the NGFS. The NGFS was launched at the Paris
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Welcome to ‘ESG Stories: Adventures in Responsible Investing’ – the new podcast series from SIF Ireland

By |2020-05-27T08:16:05+01:00May 15th, 2020|General, Latest News, Top news|

As the CEO of Ireland’s biggest bank, AIB’s Colin Hunt has mainstreamed ESG principles into almost every aspect of the bank’s activity as well as providing support for strategic initiatives such as Climate Finance Week. AIB is also an important partner in the Sustainable & Responsible Investment Forum (SIF) Ireland and we are delighted to
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Irish eyes look toward key FC4S report on sustainable finance

By |2020-05-07T10:13:16+01:00May 7th, 2020|General, Latest News, Top news|

SIF Ireland partners will take a deep interest in a new report launched by the UNEP hosted Financial Centres for Sustainability (FC4S) network – which amounts to a detailed roadmap for the entire sustainable finance system worldwide. Called ‘Nudging the Financial System: A network analysis approach’ report, it focuses on sustainable finance efforts currently undertaken by
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Two Irish based members of EC Commission TEG honoured in CFWI19 awards

By |2020-01-24T14:12:54+00:00January 17th, 2020|Latest News, SIF in the News, Top news|

SIF Ireland was proud to award Dawn Slevin and  Professor Andreas Hoepner (UCD) with the Irish Sustainable Finance Person of the Year Award 2019. SIF Ireland Chairman, Terence O'Rourke and Jim O'Keeffe, Chief Customer and Strategic Affairs Officer AIB awarded the two Irish based members of the European Commission Technical Expert Group on Sustainable Finance
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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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