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The Central Finance Board
of the Methodist Church

A safer world
for children

Increased focus on the impact of gambling

New ways to access and participate in gambling has led to growing concerns ...

Deposit Fund

* A.E.R. as at 29 July 2015

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Our Mission

Methodist Central Hall

Our mission, alongside the Church, is to seek practical solutions which combine Christian ethics and investment returns. We therefore aim...

  • to provide a high quality investment service seeking above average returns
  • to follow a discipline in which the ethical dimension is an integral part of all investment decisions
  • to construct investment portfolios consistent with the moral stance and teachings of the Christian faith
  • to encourage strategic thinking on the ethics of investment
  • to be a Christian witness in the investment community

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Corporate governance and executive remuneration

The first quarter of the year is normally quiet, preluding the main voting season that commences in April. During the ... Continue reading →

Proxy voting

It has long been our aspiration to have a single proxy voting template for church investors, executed by a single global ... Continue reading →

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New Climate Change Papers

The Climate Change - Implications for different fuels policy and position paper ...Continue reading →

New Gambling and Electricity Generation Papers

The CFB has recently published new position papers and policy statements ...Continue reading →

Epworth Investment Management

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Our sister organisation Epworth Investment Management provides our investment services to non-Methodist churches and charities.