Analyzing the Trump bounce

Please read this, share and comment if you would.  I think it is relevant to our practices:  http://www.huffingtonpost.com/g-benjamin-bingham/inspiring-confidence-bait_b_14057528.html   Robert Shiller, the Yale investor extraordinaire writes “In my 2009 book with George Akerlof, Animal Spirits: How Human Psychology Drives the Economy and Why It Matters for Global Capitalism, we argued …

The Green Digital Finance Alliance

Davos, 20 January, 2017 – the ‘Green Digital Finance Alliance‘, a ground-breaking initiative to harness digital technologies in catalyzing financing that addresses global environmental challenges, was launched today at the World Economic Forum Annual Meeting in Davos, Switzerland by its two founders, Ant Financial Services Group (Ant Financial), China’s leading …

SASB Newsletter, January 2017, Issue 15

“Ethical Markets highly recommends all of the innovative accounting metrics provided by the Sustainable Accounting Standards Board (SASB), so  necessary to drive the US and the global economy in healthier, greener, knowledge-richer directions. ~Hazel Henderson, Editor” From the CEO Here at SASB, we’re starting 2017 with a single rallying cry: let’s …

The Italian Banking Crisis: By Ellen Brown

The Italian Banking Crisis: No Free Lunch – Or Is There? It has been called “a bigger risk than Brexit”– the Italian banking crisis that could take down the eurozone. Handwringing officials say “there is no free lunch” and “no magic bullet.” But UK Prof. Richard Werner says the magic …

Just 100 Advances SRI – Prelude to System Change Investing?

“Ethical Markets welcomes the JUST100 Socially Just List of Companies, and their  innovative method of surveying the US  public.  We will continue posting this List and monitor its continuing feedback from the public.  We thank our colleague Frank Dixon, MBA, author of Global System Change (2016) for this analysis.  ~Hazel …

IIRC Newsletter – Highlights from 2016

IIRC Newsletter – Highlights from 2016 2016: Breakthrough Year Richard Howitt, CEO, IIRC reviews a year which has seen a number of breakthroughs for Integrated Reporting and looks forward to 2017. 2016 has been an important year for Integrated Reporting and the IIRC as an organization. It was my great …

Beyond GDP Newsletter December 2016

In this issue – December 2016 ·Interview  ·            Quote ·In the spotlight    ·In brief ·Agenda Beyond GDP Measuring progress, wealth and wellbeing Ole Lund Hansen and Eric J. Hespenheide discuss environmental and societal impacts of business practices Ole Lund Hansen is Chief of Business of Tomorrow at the United Nations Global Compact. This initiative promotes …