IPE: 2017 review: Climate change action takes centre stage

Investors grapple with climate crisis 2017 review: Climate change action takes centre stage  Climate change was high on the agenda in 2017. From policy developments to carbon footprinting, this is some of our top analysis from the last few months. Al Gore stirs investors to say yes to solving climate …

One Planet Summit – what next?

“Ethical Markets enthusiastically supported French President Macron’s inspiring “One Planet Summit”.  We are grateful to our esteemed Advisory Board member Helene Connor, Founder of HELIO International, our longtime partner, and  Simon Messenger, Managing Director of the Climate Disclosure Standards Board (CDSB) for this  account of the Summit and linking to …

SDG Update – 14 December 2017

SDG UPDATE A compilation of items recently posted to the SDG Knowledge Hub GENERATION 2030 Women and Girls’ Education: The Overlooked Link for Achieving SDG 2 Juan Lattanzio, MA Candidate, George Washington University; and Sandy Maroun, MA Candidate, George Washington University; and Rebecca Rewald, MA Candidate, George Washington University It …

Special News — Forbes highlights sustainable reporting research: Lessons from FT 500

Unique findings from CSE Sustainability Research picked up by Forbes Think sustainability reporting is time-consuming & expensive?  Instead, research finds improved financial performance for those corporations which put in the effort. CSE founder and president Nikos Avlonas was recently interviewed by Forbes.  The interview focused on CSE’s 2017 research, Sustainability Reporting …

Thank you again for your very generous donation to Barrio Solar.

“Ethical Markets congratulates BARRIO SOLAR and our esteemed Advisory Board member Fritjof Capra, author of many paradigm-shifting books for initiating this project, which we and our colleagues of Puerto Rican heritage were happy to  support.               ~Hazel Henderson, Editor” BARRIO SOLAR: Bringing Solar Power to …

Making Solar Bankable-Evolving Business Models in Emerging Markets

Hello , Where will solar PV applications go next? What are the benefits of the various different models for solar PV development in emerging markets? How can innovation play a role in accelerating the adoption of the technology and the evolution of business models? These questions will be discussed in our conference. …

Mike Bloomberg and Mark Carney Announce Growing Support for the TCFD

“Ethical Markets is heartened by this major shift in global financial markets toward the huge opportunities in investing in the global transition now well underway from fossilized assets and sectors to the cleaner, more inclusive, greener, knowledge-richer economies, which represent the next stage of human technological evolution.  We were honored …

A New Article Series From An Impact Investing Luminary

Ben Bingham is working on a second book and was asked by Family Wealth Reports to write a series of articles to help investors think about impact metrics and the UN’s 17 Sustainable Development Goals. This is the third of the series. Your feedback is warmly welcomed and may be sent …