Global Green Finance Index -Long Finance

“Ethical Markets welcomes the new Global Green Finance Index coming in March 2018. It will be a fine complement to our Green Transition Scoreboard ® tracking private investments in green sectors worldwide since 2007, with a cumulative $8.1 trillion USD in our 2017 report “Deepening Green Finance” (downloadable from www.ethicalmarkets.com).  …

Happy New Year from America’s Pledge!

“Ethical Markets is a signatory in this campaign and We Are Still In!   ~Hazel Henderson, Editor”   As we begin the new year, we look back on a challenging, and at times tumultuous, 2017: uncertainty in early June with the federal government’s decision to rescind its commitment to climate action, quickly followed …

2018: The Year of the Public Bank!

Public Banking Institute News: January 2, 2018 As the new year dawns, people around the country are waking up to the power of a Public Bank. Tireless work from PBI-affiliated grassroots Public Banking advocates around the country has brought this issue to the forefront at both state and city levels. …

The Next Financial Crisis will be Worse than the Last

The Next Financial Crisis will be Worse than the Last This piece first appeared in Truthdig. We’ve made it through 2017. The first-season installment of presidential Tweetville is ending where it began, on the Palm Beach, Fla., golf course of Mar-a-Lago. Though we are no longer privy to all the …

Does The Tax Plan Amount To More QE?

Summary – Full article here As global stocks continue to rally to new highs on tax plan optimism, it’s worth stepping back and thinking about what the proposal actually means for markets. As one prominent trader put it this week: “this is just additional QE.” Here’s the rationale behind that …

Latest ESG and Impact Investing News!

Our Principles – Slave Free Trade Shared by Robert Rubinstein Help eliminate slavery in supply chains! All clothes produced may contain some form of #Slave labour. #Slavefreetrade is on a mission to eliminate slavery with #BLOCKCHAIN technology.  /slavefreetrade­.org – Our Principles are built on our values. Our values relate primarily …

THE POLITICAL RESPONSIBILITY IN THE COLLAPSE OF OUR PLANET

By Roberto Savio* Rome, Dec (Other News) – On 20 December, Europe’s 28 Ministers of Environment met in Brussels, to discuss the plan for reducing emissions prepared by the Commission, to comply with the Paris Agreement on climate change. Well, it is now clear that we have lost the battle …