ESG5 Summit brief

By Daryl Roberts – April 16, 2019 0 770 A conference hosted in NYC in early April, 2019 ESG5 SUMMIT showcased the issues of current concern to institutional asset managers.  ESG as a term is a rebranding of SRI (socially responsible investing) and CSR (corporate social responsibility) now under broad headings …

Most oil giants still fighting shareholder pressure to address climate.

By Susan Moran As annual shareholder meetings rapidly approach, oil companies are feeling increased pressure from shareholders about climate change, and while a few are responding by edging in the direction of more transparently dealing with the issue, many continue to reject the shareholder requests outright. And none have revealed …

Our global mess

Ladislau Dowbor 10 April 2019 In case you haven’t noticed, our challenges are ridiculously simple. We are destroying this only planet we have, for the benefit of the happy few, and the resources to do something about it are lingering in tax havens and other speculative drains. Well, I can …

Global Commons or Billionaire Netocracy? By Roy Morrison

“Ethical Markets welcomes this original article by our Advisory Board member, Roy Morrison.  We have supported the need to recognize the global and local commons worldwide, and we also include the global financial system, cyberspace and  space itself.  We would add  the Earth Charter and its 16 Principles of Human …

Milton Moskowitz, ‘Best Companies’ List Maker, Is Dead at 91

“Thanks to our dear Advisory Board member and SRI/ESG pioneer Alice Tepper -Marlin, who founded the whole sector of  social/environmental/governmental and ethical corporate screening in the 1960s on her Council on Economic Priorities (CEP). I was  proud to  serve on CEP’s early board, along with  Robert Heilbroner, author of “The …

GreenBuzz Newletter-Taking Care of Business

“Ethical Markets highly recommends this wonderful statement from Joel Mackower, founder and CEO of GreenBiz Group, author and our esteemed Global Judges Panel member for our EthicMark Awards for Advertising that Uplifts the Human Spirit & Society (see winners at www.ethicmark.org).  Thank you Joel! ~Hazel Henderson, Editor“   Taking Care …

Ethical Markets welcomes Paul Ellis to Global Advisory Board

Paul was a certified financial planner and franchise advisor with Ameriprise for 23 years, and has become a nationally recognized expert on sustainable investing. Paul believes the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) exemplify the use of cross-sector collaboration, linking business, government, and civil society in support of people, planet, and …