San Fran chooses Municipal Bank Task Force

Thank you to everyone who’s working so hard to make Public Banks a reality! Please consider suggesting to your elected officials that they sign up for our PBI newsletter so that they can keep up to date. Public Banking Institute News: February 6, 2018 San Francisco assembles Task Force to …

Visualising the carbon budget. Check out our latest animation and blogs.

Carbon Budgets Explained What lies beneath Carbon Budgets? Our latest paper Carbon Budgets Explained, takes a look in to how and why we determine the carbon budget, and what lies beneath the different  2°C budgets published by different institutions. The paper explains how the likelihood of a certain temperature outcome used, and …

Press release: oil and gas results – return cash to shareholders

“Ethical Markets agrees with this call for big oil to stop wasting money in mis-investments increasing fossilized reserves rather than shift to renewable’s as we document on our Green Transition Scoreboard® “Deepening Green Finance” tracking $8.1 trillion of private investments in 2017.  We propose that if asset allocators cannot fix …

This Pullback is Awesome.

“Ethical Markets agrees with our friends at Green Alpha Advisors!  Their really modern portfolios go way beyond the tired old algos and index products based on the obsolete MPA model from the fossilized era! ~Hazel Henderson, Editor” Yeah, you heard us right. This pullback is awesome. We’ve received a lot …

Registration is now open for the 2018 Annual Conference

  Registration for the 2018 Annual Conference is now open!   Join us this October for the largest gathering of credit unions with a mission of community development and financial inclusion in the country, with plenaries and sessions that focus on empowering unbanked and underbanked consumers.   2018 Annual Conference Wyndham …

Through death threats and scare tactics, Honduran reporter ‘perseveres’; The U.S. list of wealthy Russians and our offshore investigations; What to look for from Apple’s big updates this month

We’ve also taken a look at the Russian oligarch list released by the U.S. Treasury last week. The list, which has been surrounded in controversy after it was revealed it came from Forbes’ list of wealthiest Russians, has many names ICIJ (and our partners) have seen in our investigations.   …

Making Solar Smarter, Cleaner & Safer

Hello , As a prelude to our 5th Solar Asset Management North America conference, we have released 3 complimentary white papers on important issues and innovations in the solar asset management field: Artificial Intelligence; Soiling; and Cybersecurity: Making Solar Smarter, Cleaner & Safer Learn how to optimize operations & maintenance …

Bitcoin or Bit-con? Talking blockchain with Hazel Henderson

Bitcoin or Bit-con? Talking blockchain with Hazel Henderson   Image: TaxCredits.net Hazel Henderson is a multi-award-winning futurist and evolutionary economist, and the founder-president of Ethical Markets Media, an independent media company promoting the emergence of a sustainable, green, more ethical and just economy worldwide.  After the publication of her recent article “Money is …

Can you use the SDGs as an Investment Tool?

  Are the Sustainable Development Goals Transforming Investors’ Attitudes Towards ESG Issues? Read the blog > For investors, the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) represent the: Power the financial world can have in supporting a transition to the UN’s vision of the future. ?Ability to find sustainable investment opportunities. Investors are …