Examine the crucial role of banks in achieving the SDGs

Want to find out how banks can play a crucial role in financing the transition to a low-carbon economy? Download our free Sustainable Investment Insights: Banking Edition to find out. For further information on how organizations are meeting Sustainable Development Goals and to network with policy-makers, banks, investors and asset-owners, …

Announcing the relocation of the GISR Ratings Hub

GISR is pleased to announce the relocation of its Ratings Hub to the World Business Council for Sustainable Development’s Reporting Exchange platform. Since 2013, GISR has produced profiles of over 600 corporate sustainability ratings, rankings and indexes from over 150 organizations worldwide. These profiles will add a powerful, complementary dimension …

Honoring the Lifetime Achievement of Tessa Tennant

“Ethical Markets honors the extraordinary lifetime achievements of  illustrious member of our global Advisory Board  and my  beloved friend, Tessa Tennant, who  left us on July 7th.  Tessa’s achievements in her short life were also  honored with the investiture of UK Queen Elizabeth’s Order of the British Empire at a …

C2CPII CIRCULAR ECONOMY Spring/Summer 2018 News

“Ethical Markets fully endorses the Cradle-to-Cradle approach to certifying companies and their products that meet the criteria of the Circular Economy.  This standard, along with criteria in new accounting rules of SASB, IIRC, GRI, CIMA, CASB, CDP, TCFD and B Corporation charters and the UNPRI and UNEP-FI principles point the …

Financing Green July Issue

Welcome to the start of the dog days of summer and wishing everyone a very Happy Fourth! Since the launch of the Paulson Institute’s Green Finance Center last month, there has been lots of buzz in the green finance world. President Xi’s tone-setting meeting in May on environmental protection clearly …

IIGCC appoints new board members

New IIGCC board members    Following recent elections at its EGM, the board of IIGCC is pleased to confirm the appointment of four new members:   ·         Sasja Beslik, Head of Group Sustainable Finance, Nordea Group. ·         Tatiana Bosteels, Director Responsibility & Head RPI, Hermes Investment Management. ·         Gerald Cartigny, …