Money and the power of financial activism

Money and the power of financial activism Financial activism is an emerging topic that faculty at the RSF Integrated Capital Institute reflect continually on, from purpose to implementation to assessment. In this dynamic exchange, Akaya Windwood, Joel Solomon, and Marian Moore personify the diverse and intellectually rich set of ideas …

European Commission: new legislative proposals

European Commission releases its first legislative proposals on investor duties and sustainable taxonomy Today, the European Commission released the first legislative package under the Action Plan for Financing Sustainable Growth. There are four proposals:   1. A unified EU classification system (‘taxonomy’) 2. Investors’ duties and disclosures 3. Low-carbon benchmarks …

Markets may be underpricing climate-related risk

“Ethical Markets is glad to see The Economist weighing in on this issue.  It’s about time! ~Hazel Henderson, Editor “ Daily dispatch The latest from The Economist Wednesday | May 23rd 2018 Markets and the climate Loose change Are the markets paying enough attention to climate-change mitigation? From insurance companies to …

G7 Canada: The 2018 Charlevoix Summit

G7 Canada: The 2018 Charlevoix Summit The digital release is now available for download CONTENT HIGHLIGHTS Justin Trudeau, Prime Minister of Canada and host of the 2018 Charlevoix Summit Emmanuel Macron, President of France and host of the 2019 summit Jean-Claude Juncker, President of the European Commission Patricia Scotland, Secretary …

May 2018 Policy Update from ASBC

ASBC Releases The Power of Sustainable Purchasing Report Purchasing has the power to help mitigate environmental damage, reduce income inequality, and build strong local economies, but only if we make the commitment to invest in our future by investing in sustainable companies. ASBC’s new report, The Power of Sustainable Purchasing, …

A GREEN BANK OF ENGLAND”, Positive Money Report!

“Ethical Markets congratulates our friends at Positive Money and author Rob Macquarie for this important report, so vitally needed to help reform central banks everywhere! ~Hazel Henderson, Editor“ This is exciting. This morning our new report “A Green Bank of England: Central Banking for a Low-Carbon Economy” made it to …