Trillium in the News
April 15th, 2014
But Investors Voice Concern over Invalidation of Key Requirement
APRIL 15, 2014: The U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit issued an opinion yesterday in National Association of Manufacturers v. SEC, an industry-led lawsuit challenging the...
April 14th, 2014
APRIL 14, 2014 // BOSTON, MA: Trillium Asset Management (Trillium) is pleased to announce that we have withdrawn our 2014 shareholder proposal, which was filed on behalf of The Christopher Reynolds Foundation, at Panera Bread (NASDAQ: PNRA) following...
April 11th, 2014
On Monday, April 7, 2014 Trillium’s Stephanie Leighton, CFA participated in a SRI-focused panel at Middlebury College in Vermont.
Stephen Diehl, of the Middlebury College Pressroom, writes:
“The panel, moderated by Student Government Association...
April 10th, 2014
APRIL 2014 // BOSTON, MA: Trillium Asset Management (Trillium) is pleased to announce the successful withdrawal of our 2014 shareholder proposal at PepsiCo (NYSE: PEP) following the company’s public adoption of a zero tolerance policy for illegal...
April 9th, 2014
Statement from Trillium Asset Management, LLC and Calvert Investments on Rio Tinto’s withdrawal from the Pebble Mine Project
April 9, 2014: Rio Tinto plc (LON: RIO) has announced that it is withdrawing from the proposed Pebble Mine Project...
April 8th, 2014
APRIL 8, 2014 // BOSTON, MA: Responding to growing consumer and investor concern about the risks associated with palm oil production, General Mills (NYSE: GIS) became the latest company to pledge that it will not purchase palm oil that is linked to...
April 7th, 2014
On April 6, 2014 The Nation published an article about the growing number of climate-related shareholder resolutions this season:
“Motivated by mounting scientific evidence that human activity is a leading cause of climate change, major institutional...
March 31st, 2014
Trillium is one of many concerned investors that have called on Duke Energy to launch an independent investigation into the recent Dan River coal ash spill.
Taft Wireback, of The Winston-Salem Journal, writes:
“[C]oncerned investors include the...
March 27th, 2014
Bloomberg has published an article about the SEC Cybersecurity Roundtable which took place on March 26, 2014 in Washington, DC. Trillium’s Director of Shareholder Advocacy, Jonas Kron, was a panelist at the roundtable.
Dave Michaels and Chris Strohm...
March 24th, 2014
Trillium Asset Management was among 92 companies worldwide which were recently recognized for creating the most positive overall social and environmental impact by the nonprofit B Lab with the release of the third annual ‘B Corp Best for the World’...
Trillium’s Shareholder Proposal with National Fuel Gas to Update Non-Discrimination Policy Receives 33.6% of Votes
March 20th, 2014
March 20, 2014: During the last quarter of 2013 Trillium Asset Management (Trillium) filed a shareholder resolution with National Fuel Gas Company (NYSE: NFG) asking the company to include “gender identity or expression” in its written non-discrimination...
March 17th, 2014
The San Jose Mercury News recently ran an article about the growing fossil fuel divestment movement.
Dana Hull writes:
“It’s impossible to track with accuracy how many individual investors have joined the effort, or how much money has been...