Pioneering Impact Investing Platform Pushes for Widespread Change

Pioneering Impact Investing Platform Pushes for Widespread Change By Amy Brown   The financial platform OpenInvest signed onto the U.N.’s Principles for Responsible Investment—and rolled out a product that could transform impact investing. Latest California Oil Spill Builds the Case for More Renewable Energy Investments By Leon Kaye   The …

Green Growth news – July 2019

Upcoming Green Growth events Material consumption is projected to double between now and 2060.  Primary sectors such as heavy and extractive industries face the joint challenge of increasing output while simultaneously decreasing their environmental impact. The OECD will hold its 2019 Green Growth and Sustainable Development (GGSD) Forum on the …

Announcing this year’s speakers

“An increasing number of people are recognizing that their money should do more than just make more money” – Sapna Shah, Managing Director, GIIN Investment practices have long been structured around clients’ expectations and requirements, forming an industry full of investors working to beat the trends and the market. With …

Fossil Fuel Industry: Killing the Customer : AltEnergyStocks.com

“Ethical Markets has been using and promoting EROI evaluation of all investments for decades.  We now need to  tell financial markets the truth: their self-absorbed, anthropocentric theories, concepts, models, from obsolete economic textbooks, still encoded in their ETFs, indices, benchmarks and algorithms do not recognize the scientific realities of our …

Green Alpha Portfolios: Strong Q2

Markets experienced a positive second quarter of 2019, as, overall, optimism about interest rate cuts and strong employment numbers outweighed fears of a global trade war and associated economic slowdown. Next Economy companies fared particularly well, as many of our holdings in renewable energies, semiconductors, and biotech reported strong earnings …

SolarCoin Summer Newsletter

“Ethical Markets is a Partner of SolarCoin, a rewards currency distributed by the Solar Coin Foundation, which we think is the only crypto likely to  survive! ~Hazel Henderson, Editor” Claim your SolarCoin now…each day passing could be a lost reward SolarCoin has now implemented an accelerated policy for claiming SolarCoin. …

HLPF 2019 Save the Date | Fast, Fair and Green | 16 July (1:15 PM-2:30 PM EDT)

The big questions How can we create an economic transition fast, fair, and green enough to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals and Nationally Determined Contributions to the Paris Agreement?   What are the guiding principles of an inclusive green economic transition?  What are the priority actions?   Where can governments, …

SDG Update – 2 July 2019

FEATURED Countries Reach Final Stage of Preparation for 2019 VNRs 1 July 2019: Most of the 47 countries scheduled to present voluntary national reviews (VNRs) of SDG progress during the July 2019 session of the UN High-level Political Forum on Sustainable Development (HLPF) have released their full VNR reports. Issuance …