Transforming Economics Into True Wealth

November 2012  The statement on TRANSFORMING ECONOMIES INTO TRUE WEALTH is an invitation to fully engage in the planetary whole-system shift now under way.  Many SRI investment professionals recognize our human responsibility for the many breakdowns in our societies and enfolding ecosystems resulting from our limited consciousness: climate change, hunger, …

STATEMENT ON TRANSFORMING FINANCE BASED ON ETHICS AND LIFE’S PRINCIPLES

June 27, 2012  © 2012 The STATEMENT ON TRANSFORMING FINANCE BASED ON ETHICS AND LIFE’S PRINCIPLES begins with the biological truth that the human species is interdependent with all other life forms on Planet Earth.  A joint collobration with Biomimicry 3.8, the statement shows how human societies, cultures, values and …

Who’s Afraid of MIFID 2?: Fixing Wall Street’s Broken Plumbing

Who’s Afraid of MIFID 2?: Fixing Wall Street’s Broken Plumbing Posted on 9/7/2017 By Hazel Henderson* – Ethical Markets The European Union (EU) has sweeping reforms of financial markets coming into force January 3, 2018. They will affect Wall Street firms in many ways, covering all transactions of EU securities …

“How Can We Market Peace? “by Philip Kotler, Marketing Journal

 “Ethical Markets recommends this article by marketing‘s elder statesman Philip Kotler.  ~Hazel Henderson, Editor” How Can We Market Peace? Philip Kotler At a dinner in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, in October 2010, the young son of a prominent Saudi Arabian family took me aside and posed a question.  “Dr. Kotler, you …

Financing the 2030 Agenda 

On 18 September 2017 high-level representatives of the UN system, governments and the private sector discussed concrete ways in which they will support the financing of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). This groundbreaking event was convened by the UN Secretary-General, Antonio Guterres, and the meeting was a spirited affair where …

[CDB-L] The Next 25 Years of Finance & Business [GreenMoney – S/O 17 issue]

For Community Development Bankers – Here is the second of *GreenMoney’s 25th Anniversary Issues* (Sept/Oct 17) on “The Next 25 Years of Sustainable Responsible Impact Investing and Business.” This special issue features a variety of financial and business leaders including *Mary Barra*, CEO of General Motors Co; *Joe Keefe*, CEO …

This  Spaceship Earth

    Excerpts: ‘The Mother of All Risks’ Insurance giants call to stop bankrolling fossil fuels Read the entire article at Cascadia Weekly.   Warning that climate change amounts to the “mother of all risks,” three of the world’s biggest insurance companies this week are demanding that G20 countries stop bankrolling …