Actions for Pension Funds
Vote Your Proxy
We expect that our genocide-free investing proposal will be on multiple proxy ballots in 2014, including JPMorgan Chase and Franklin Resources. While the deck is stacked against the will of average investors in the proxy voting process, all votes help add to the growing pressure on financial institutions. Read more about the pending proposals …
Move Your Money
Contact your pension plan administrator to request genocide-free investment options. Ask the plan administrator to avoid offering Sudan-related stocks and mutual funds and to offer genocide-free options. If they aren’t responsive, consider moving your money to a different service provider that supports genocide-free investing.
Support efforts to pass legislation that will increase transparency and disclosure by financial firms regarding investments in companies that substantially contribute to genocide or crimes against humanity. Read more …