NSFM participant Matt Haigh is named Editor of first RI academic journal

Call for papers - World's first journal for responsible investment

Press Release: London, 4th February 2010

The world's first journal for responsible investment, The Journal of Sustainable Finance & Investment has been announced and will be launched in 2011 comprising of four editions per year. The publication will be the first journal to provide a dedicated international forum for the growing number of researchers, policy makers and practitioners working in sustainable finance and investment. The focus of this inter-disciplinary, peer-reviewed journal will be environmental, social and governance principles as formulated in managed investment, banking, project finance and philanthropy.

Dr Matthew Haigh, Associate Professor at the Aarhus School of Business, Aarhus University, Denmark, has been appointed Editor-in-Chief of the journal. He has published widely in the area of sustainable investment and is an active member of several international sustainable investment networks, including the UNPRI Academic Network.

The journal is currently accepting submissions for a themed issue on Regulatory Frameworks for sustainability in financial markets. For further details, please visit their website.