Summer in the City-CSR Investing Summit

Are you ready to interact with the brightest minds in CSR Investing? WHEN Conference: Wednesday, July 19, 2017 8:00 AM – 6:30 PM Workshop: Thursday, July 20, 2017 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM The Summer in the City 5th Annual CSR Investing Summit includes an all-day conference and a half-day workshop that …

Press Release: M&S AGM

£100 billion investor collaborative ups pressure on real Living Wage at Marks & Spencer   An institutional investor collaborative with over £100 billion assets under management, coordinated by ShareAction, has requested that Marks & Spencer accredits as a Living Wage employer because of the significant benefits for investment portfolios, companies, …

OpenInvest is Growing!

“Ethical Markets is happy to see OpenInvest growing!  We covered their innovative approach to ESG investing in our 2017 Green Transition Scoreboard®”DEEPENING GREEN FINANCE “,  now a free download on www.ethicalmarkets.com    ~Hazel Henderson, Editor”   Did you know that only 20% of Millennials are invested in the stock market? Yep, …

Binzagr Institute Newsletter

Working Paper: Mobile Finance in Developing Countries, by Rohan Grey In a new Working Paper entitled “Mobile Finance in Developing Countries: Macroeconomic Implications and Potential,” by Rohan Grey, Research Fellow at the Binzagr Institute, explores “the macroeconomic implications of the global proliferation of mobile finance technologies in developing nations from …

FINTECH: GOOD AND BAD NEWS FOR SUSTAINABLE FINANCE

  FINTECH: GOOD AND BAD NEWS FOR SUSTAINABLE FINANCE Hazel Henderson, FRSA CEO, Ethical Markets Media, Certified B Corporation St. Augustine, Florida, USA, www.EthicalMarkets.com © 2016 Hazel Henderson   Today, we need to explore deeper societal issues surrounding the rapid deployment of computerized electronic platforms, cryptocurrencies and algorithms now disrupting …

We Mean Business June 2017 Newsletter

  In the fight for our planet, we plan to work side-by-side.” France’s President Emmanuel Macron, after pledging to work with India’s Prime Minister, Narendra Modi on addressing climate change. Welcome to the We Mean Business coalition’s June newsletter. This month saw the unprecedented ‘We’re Still In’ campaign bring together the voices of …

SDG Update – 4 July 2017 – IISD’s SDG Knowledge Hub

GUEST ARTICLES A High Level Political Forum that Recognises and Supports Decentralised Action, and National and Local Ownership Thomas Gass, Assistant Secretary-General for Policy Coordination and Inter-Agency Affairs in UN DESA We are at a crucial moment in our collective effort to build sustainable, equitable and inclusive societies. Implementation Case …