DealBook Briefing: Should BlackRock Become a Shareholder Activist Over Guns?

“Ethical Markets is happy to see BlackRock becoming politicised! This is the future for all large, publicly-traded corporations, many of which are larger and more influential than most nation states! ~Hazel Henderson, Editor”. Good Tuesday morning. Should mutual funds become activists on guns? How Cfius is getting tougher. And could …

European Commission releases its Action Plan for Financing Sustainable Growth

“Ethical Markets welcomes this report from the European Commission, which will accelerate the necessary shift from fossilized sectors to the growing greener, healthier, knowledge-richer, sustainable sectors of the world’s economies.  We have tracked  private investments and technologies in these sectors since 2007 in our “2017 Green Transition Scoreboard®” .                    …

Funding Infrastructure: Why China Is Running Circles Around America

“Ethical Markets agrees with lawyer Ellen Brown in this article and her usual clear-headed thinking.  We too have proposed “qualitative easing“ like that of China’s PBOC, to focus on the need to invest in the future infrastructure needs of the global green sustainable economies now rapidly emerging, as in my …

TBLI CONFERENCE™ NORDIC, 11/8-9/2018 Nasdaq, Stockholm

SAVE THE DATE TBLI CONFERENCE™ NORDIC Nov. 8-9, 2018 Nasdaq, StockholmWe are pleased to announce the upcoming TBLI CONFERENCE™ NORDIC in Stockholm (SW). Please save the dates. To learn more about TBLI CONFERENCE™ NORDIC, please view programs, speakers, sponsors and testimonials for ‘Past Conferences‘. Want to be a speaker at TBLI Nordic …

Mueller Accuses Russians of Pro-Trump, Anti-Clinton Meddling – Bloomberg

Mueller Accuses Russians of Pro-Trump, Anti-Clinton Meddling U.S. Special Counsel Robert Mueller unveiled the details of a widespread and coordinated campaign by Russians to influence the U.S. presidential election in favor of Donald Trump, delivering on his initial mandate by the Justice Department. In an indictment announced Friday in Washington, Mueller …

DealBook Briefing: Could Banks Take a Role in Writing New Gun Rules?

“In the current vapid, repetitive debate over guns, at last a focus on following the money, the best way to go with banks taking some responsibility.  Better still, our proposal that insurance companies, which already insure gun owners, join with many others in the insurance industry to require all gun …