Reporting Exchange Newsletter – the latest in ESG reporting

This month, we dive into resources that help you understand the environmental, social and governance (ESG) reporting landscape, analysis of short-term versus long-term needs in finance and debates over ESG disclosure rules. Read on for more… Debate over Hong Kong’s ESG disclosure    This summer, the Hong Kong Stock Exchange (HKEX) …

Media Release – Climate Bonds Releases Climate Resilience Principles

Media Release Climate Bonds releases new Climate Resilience Principles Framework for accelerating climate resilient investments in green bond market LONDON, 19/09/2019:12:00 BST: Today the Climate Bonds Initiative has released the Climate Resilience Principles (CRP)–a high-level guidance for governments, investors and banks to determine when projects and assets are compatible with …

**New Cornerstone Report** Sacrifice Nothing — A fresh look at investment performance of sustainable and impact strategies by asset class

“Ethical Markets highly recommends this new report from Cornerstone Capital  providing a new synthesis for impact investors. ~Hazel Henderson, Editor“ Sacrifice Nothing: A fresh look at investment performance of sustainable and impact strategies by asset class Despite decades of competitive returns, a “myth” persists that sustainable and impact investment strategies …

Register Now: Webinar on Advancing Sustainable Investing in Japan

Global session will cover how to further accelerate sustainable investing in Japan   Monday, September 30th, at 8:00pm ET (US and Canada)/Tuesday, October 01, at 9:00am GMT+9 (Japan)   What: Earlier this month, the Sasakawa Peace Foundation (SPF) and The Investment Integration Project (TIIP) released a new report that identifies the challenges …

Register Now: Webinar on Advancing Sustainable Investing in Japan

  Global session will cover how to further accelerate sustainable investing in Japan Monday, September 30th, at 8:00pm ET (US and Canada)/Tuesday, October 01, at 9:00am GMT+9 (Japan)   What: Earlier this month, the Sasakawa Peace Foundation (SPF) and The Investment Integration Project (TIIP) released a new report that identifies the challenges …

Transforming Finance Group’s Call Recognizes Finance as a Global Commons

“This decade-old TRANSFORMING FINANCE Statement, signed in 2010 after the 2009 financial meltdown, by some one-hundred influential investors, asset managers, and progressive leaders, is the first we know of which states that global finance is a part of the global commons. The Statement points out that global finance rests on …

An unstoppable movement; who owns poverty; time for unlearning

Grüezi mitenand! Welcome to the World Economic Forum’s weekly update. Most Shared ‘We’re unstoppable.’ What happened at the sustainability summit. ? Explore: Sustainable Development Everything you know about poverty is wrong. Time for a new approach. ? Explore: SDG 01: No Poverty In Focus: Sustainable Development Impact Summit Amping up …

Big Promises at Climate Week—But Who’s Following Through?

THIS WEEK: We highlight companies doing right by their communities and taking bold stands. Google contractors vote to unionize. Overtime coverage is extended to 1.3 million low-wage workers. More and more companies are discussing ESG factors on earnings calls.   Fear of Commitment     As Climate Week comes to …