Trump Just Kicked off a Global Tax War, DC Report

“Ethical Markets  agrees with former corporate lawyer James S. Henry  that indeed  “Trump Just Kicked Off a Global Trade War”!  Read this perceptive analysis of how these new tax cuts are already triggering a race to the bottom in many other countries, now also  lowering their corporate tax rates to …

One Planet Summit – what next?

“Ethical Markets enthusiastically supported French President Macron’s inspiring “One Planet Summit”.  We are grateful to our esteemed Advisory Board member Helene Connor, Founder of HELIO International, our longtime partner, and  Simon Messenger, Managing Director of the Climate Disclosure Standards Board (CDSB) for this  account of the Summit and linking to …

Follow-up to Transition at scale

Resources from Transition at scale Thank you for registering for Transition at scale: How can the TCFD help governments and businesses reduce climate risks and achieve the goals of the Paris Agreement? These are some of the resources that were mentioned at the event. If you have any question about the presentations, …

One planet summit – from Paris !

“For those who may have missed this inspiring event in Paris, December 12th, hosted by French President Macron, here is the full agenda. This event was live-streamed and we will post video as soon as available.  This Summit helped accelerate the shift from fossilized assets and sectors and the many …

10 reasons the $1 million crowdfunding cap should be $20 million

10 Reasons the $1 Million Crowdfunding Cap Should be $20 Million The following is a reprint of a story we wrote for VentureBeat. The original can be found here:  https://venturebeat.com/2017/12/10/10-reasons-the-1-million-crowdfunding-cap-should-be-raised-to-20-million/ Tell us Your Story as to Why You Support this Lessons Learned It’s been18 months since the final rule of the …

*Sustainable Finance Training Programme Newsletter: Courses and awareness raising activities held by UNEP FI and its Partners in 2017

Welcome to our Sustainable Finance Training Programme Newsletter designed to keep you up-to-date with the latest happenings in the United Nations Environment Finance Initiative (UNEP FI) Training Department. We have trained 4,851 professionals from the financial sector since 2005, and 597 in 2017. Our Newsletter details courses and awareness raising …

Latest ESG and Impact Investing News!

Latest ESG and Impact Investing News Here is a sampling of some breaking news that confirms ESG and Impact Investing is going mainstream. Footing The $9 Trillion Renewable Bill | OilPrice.com Shared by 18d.Media oilprice­.com – As the world is growing increasingly conscious of the need to invest in cleaner and more …

Mike Bloomberg and Mark Carney Announce Growing Support for the TCFD

“Ethical Markets is heartened by this major shift in global financial markets toward the huge opportunities in investing in the global transition now well underway from fossilized assets and sectors to the cleaner, more inclusive, greener, knowledge-richer economies, which represent the next stage of human technological evolution.  We were honored …