INET to G20: To Prevent a Crisis, Open Up the Economics Profession

“Ethical Markets welcomes INET getting down to fundamentals in its critique of the economics discipline (a profession, not a science).  Next, we hope they will continue my efforts along with lawyer Peter Nobel (grandson of Alfred Nobel) to expose the Riksbank’s  “Bank of Sweden Prize in Economic Science (sic) in …

New Goldman Sachs Fund Will Track Paul Tudor Jones’s Feel-Good Companies

“Ethical Markets highly recommends this interview on the launch of the new ETF “JUST”  by  our colleagues at JUST Capital, by Andrew Ross Sorkin and hedge fund executive/philanthropist  Paul Tudor Jones, co-founder  of JUST Capital with Deepak Chopra, Rinaldo Brutoco, and other advisors who also serve on our Advisory Board. …

SDG Update – 5 June 2018

GUEST ARTICLES Is Asia Pacific on Track to Meet the Sustainable Development Goals? Kaveh Zahedi, Deputy Executive Secretary, Sustainable Development, Office of the Executive Secretary, UN Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific Three years into the implementation period of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, is Asia …

Blocking blockchain?; capitalism’s weak spot; a $25 trillion problem

The Agenda Weekly from the World Economic Forum. Grüezi mitenand! Welcome to the World Economic Forum’s weekly newsletter. Most shared Will GDPR block blockchain? Regulators face data that can’t be deleted. Misery likes population density. The geography of happiness. On the Agenda We’re paying too much for healthcare. Realign incentives …

Technical workshop on transition risk tools in Stockholm, 15.06.2018

UNVEILING THE ET RISK TOOLBOX: SCENARIOS, DATA AND MODELS FOR RISK ASSESSMENT  June 15th 2018 | 1:00 – 4:40 pm |the Norrksen House, Birger Jarlsgatan 57C, Stockholm The ET Risk consortium is pleased to invite you to the Stockholm workshop “Unveiling the ET risk toolbox: scenarios, data and models for risk assessment”. Join us together with Kepler Cheuvreux, Carbon Tracker Initiative, I4CE, Oxford Smith School …

All In’: The Past, Present and Future of Sustainability Leadership

“Ethical Markets recommends this Newsletter and welcomes this new book!  Co-author Chris Coulter of GlobeScan co-sponsored our Ethical Markets-Globescan survey for the European Union in  2007,  and all three “Beyond GDP” surveys in twelve countries.  We found that large majorities agreed that money-based GDP measures do not fully reflect progress …

CDSB statement on the UK Environmental Audit Committee’s report

CDSB statement on the UK Environmental Audit Committee’s report Yesterday, the UK Environmental Audit Committee released its latest report “Greening finance: embedding sustainability in financial decision making”, as a result of its Green Finance Inquiry into climate change reporting regulation. CDSB supports the findings of the report, in particular as …

UNVEILING THE ET RISK TOOLBOX: SCENARIOS, DATA AND MODELS FOR RISK ASSESSMENT

    June 15th 2018 | 1:00 – 4:40 pm |the Norrksen House, Birger Jarlsgatan 57C, Stockholm Dear friends and members of 2ii, The ET Risk consortium is pleased to invite you to the Stockholm workshop “Unveiling the ET risk toolbox: scenarios, data and models for risk assessment”. Join us together with Kepler Cheuvreux, Carbon Tracker Initiative, I4CE, Oxford Smith School Sustainable Finance Programme, S&P …

Use of behavioural insights may help educate investors, say IOSCO/OECD

                                    IOSCO/MR/15/2018 30 May 2018   Use of behavioural insights may help educate investors, say IOSCO/OECD   Financial regulators, public authorities, and other organisations are increasingly using behavioural insights to educate investors to make more informed financial decisions, according to a report published today by the International …

WHEB launches Impact Report 2017

WHEB Annual Impact Report 2017 Interactive Impact Microsite Press Release We are delighted to share our latest Impact Report and new Impact Microsite with you – available on the links above. Our fourth Impact Report has a new and improved format as described in the press release. Most importantly, we …