DOOMSDAY PREP FOR THE SUPER-RICH

“Ethical Markets will be keeping track of the kind of behavior of  these “survivalist” Wall Street financial titans and Silicon Valley technocrats described in this well-researched article.  Quite the opposite to the kind of ethical concerns we share with our global  network of  our friends and allies in the responsible, …

FSB TCFD Updates: Upcoming Webinars, Public Consultation open till Feb 12

The Task Force continues to gather feedback on its Recommendations of the Task Force on Climate-related Financial Disclosures report through a 60-day public consultation period. The public consultation will remain open until February 12, 2017 and we welcome your participation. Have questions on the report? Please join one of our upcoming …

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 …