Payment, clearing and settlement operators meet on global cyber resilience

Payment, clearing and settlement operators meet on global cyber resilience Key global and regional payment, clearing and settlement operators met at a roundtable in Paris on Friday to discuss cyber security and the resilience of financial market infrastructures (FMIs) and the wider market ecosystem. Senior executives, together with authorities, discussed …

#10YearsOn it’s up to us to tackle the power of big finance

It is ten years since the collapse of Lehman Brothers – the high point of the financial crisis which ushered in a global recession. It was the greatest European crisis since the second world war. What has changed? Like so many crises before, it is the poorest who were made …

BREAKING: Oakland Finance Committee supports moving forward

  Public Banking Institute News: Sept 13, 2018 BREAKING: Oakland Finance Committee unanimously recommends the public bank feasibility study be moved forward to the full City Council The City of Oakland’s Finance Committee accepted the Public Bank Feasibility Study and staff report, and recommended placing it on the full City Council’s …

The Bank of England’s a financial crime scene

Tomorrow at midday, on the tenth anniversary of the financial crisis, we’re rallying outside the Bank of England alongside a fantastic lineup of speakers. [1] The banks got bailed out, the public got sold out. If like us, you think what the government’s done in the last ten years is …

Loss and Damage from Climate Change – book launch

Climate risks beyond adaptation? Book launch “Loss and Damage from Climate Change. Concepts, Methods and Policy Options” Date: Friday, 28th September 2018, 9.30-11.00 (09:15 for tea and coffee) Venue: London School of Economics, Tower 2, 9th Floor. The LSE Grantham Research Institute and the International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis …

DealBook Briefing: Reliving Wall Street’s Near-Death Experience

September 13, 2018 Good Thursday morning. Welcome to a special edition of the DealBook Briefing, where we relive the turmoil of the weekend that marked the inflection point of the 2008 financial crisis and what followed in its wake. (Was this email forwarded to you? Sign up here.)    Jeenah …

“Impact: Investing With A Purpose”, Documentary-By Matt Ackermann

“Ethical Markets encourages all to view this well choreographed documentary video on Impact Investing. “Impact: Investing With A Purpose” interviews with: Hazel Henderson, Founder and CEO of Ethical Markets John Streur, President and CEO of Calvert Research & Management Judith Karl, Executive Secretary of United Nations Capital Development Fund and …

New Cornerstone Report: Investing to Advance Racial Equity

“Ethical Markets highly recommends this ground-breaking report on “Investing to  Advance Racial Equity“ from one of the most innovative financial firms in the world, Cornerstone Capital Group. ~Hazel Henderson, Editor“ Investing to Advance Racial Equity: Practical ways to tackle income inequality  Wealth inequality among racial and ethnic groups in the …