Latest from Ellen Brown : “QE Forever: The Fed’s Dramatic About-face”

QE Forever: The Fed’s Dramatic About-face Posted on February 21, 2019 by Ellen Brown “Quantitative easing” was supposed to be an emergency measure. The Federal Reserve “eased” shrinkage in the money supply due to the 2008-09 credit crisis by pumping out trillions of dollars in new bank reserves. After the crisis, …

Reminder: Please Sign to Support the Green New Deal Today!

“Ethical Markets is also a key supporter of the Green New Deal and is making all our Green transition Scoreboard research available to back them up! Hazel Henderson, Editor “               URGENT: BUSINESS SUPPORT NEEDED FOR THE GREEN NEW DEAL ASBC was the first business group to endorse the …

Juliana v. US on 60 Minutes this Sunday!

Friends, We have exciting news to share – 60 Minutes will air a special segment on Juliana v. United States! The segment will premiere on national television this Sunday, March 3rd on CBS at 7pm in all time zones. You can also watch the segment online starting at 8pm EST …

Major Sponsors Announced for Climate Bonds Annual Conference 2019!

Major Sponsors Announced for Climate Bonds Annual Conference 2019! London – 5-7 March Global Institutions reflect commitment to a 2020s green finance growth agenda The Climate Bonds Initiative has announced major Sponsors and Media Partners for the 2019 Conference and 4th Green Bond Pioneer Awards to be held in London, …

DealBook Briefing: Meet McKinsey’s Secretive Investment Fund

February 19, 2019 Good Tuesday morning. Breaking: Karl Lagerfeld, the influential fashion designer and longtime creative director of Chanel, has died at 85. (Was this email forwarded to you? Sign up here.) The drug maker Valeant Pharmaceuticals was one of several companies where McKinsey both advised and invested. Christinne Muschi/Reuters Did …

Green New Deal Roundtable. Mitchell invites Bob Hockett, Hazel Henderson

The boldest piece of legislation proposed to date to deal  directly with the profound threat of Global Warming heading toward massive Climate Disruption has been put on the table by NY Rep. Alexandra Ocasio-Cortez in the U.S. Congress.  It is being widely debated across the country and gaining considerable momentum. Today’s …

News from NEF: true cost of austerity, the debt trap and Honda closure

Austerity is subduing UK economy by more than £3,600 per household this year New NEF analysis shows that the economy has been suppressed by almost £100bn in 2019/19 alone. Read the analysis here and read Alfie Stirling’s piece for Left Foot Forward here. Help end the misery of debt for …

HIP Analyst Spotlight

HIP Analyst Spotlight Erik Nielsen Masters Degree: M.Sci. Business & Development, Copenhagen Business School, Denmark Masters Thesis: “How investors can overcome the lack of sustainability data in Latin American public equity markets” Current deep-dives at HIP: ESG and impact ratings of corporate equities and bonds globally, with regional comparisons, and relevance to financial …