‘Reforming Global Finance’
News, opinion, proposals for reforming finance at global and national levels. Tracks new laws to curb speculative finance, transaction taxes and how financiers caused the collapse of 2008-9. News on monetary-systems reform of the Federal Reserve, IMF, World Bank, BIS and central banks.
As world leaders descend on the G20 Summit in Hangzhou, Inquiry co-director Dr. Simon Zadek and Dr. Ma Jun, chief economist of the Research Bureau of the People's Bank of China, lay out the case for strong leadership by the G20 to green the global economy. Read the full article in Caixin.
G20 CHINA: THE HANGZHOU SUMMIT With just days to go before the G20 summit kicks off in Hangzhou, "G20 China: The Hangzhou Summit", an official publication of the G20 Research Group, is being launched. Featuring exclusive introductions from Chinese government officials, including President Xi Jinping, Hangzhou Mayor Zhang Hongming, Chinese G20 [...]
Ahead of the G20 leaders summit this weekend in the Chinese city of Hangzhou, China’s senior leadership has approved a set of guidelines described as an essential next step for implementing the country’s strategy for “ecological civilization”. The decision accelerates China’s existing policy of greening its financial sector. To read [...]
By Ladislau Dowbor 30 July 2016 "Politics has changed place: globalization radically challenges the political reference frameworks, in theory and in practice " Octavio Ianni “Capture is more subtle and no longer requires a transfer of funds, since the politician, academic or regulator has started to believe that the world works in [...]
Dear Hazel, The FSB Task Force on Climate-related Financial Disclosures continues its work developing recommendations for voluntary climate-related financial disclosures. An important part of our work is global outreach and engagement. Please read on to learn more about our recent activities and how you can get involved in upcoming [...]
THE G-20 EMBRACES GREEN FINANCE "We at Ethical Markets congratulate the G-20, led by China, in providing global leadership in green finance, the crucial component of accelerating progress toward the targets of the Paris Climate Agreement. We are proud to be partnering with the UNEP Inquiry in Design of a Sustainable Financial System to [...]
Champions Retreat Session Highlight: Diversity & Inclusion The full agenda for Champions Retreat is now live! Check out this series on Diversity and Inclusion on day two: Title: Best Practices for Diversity & Inclusion Session Description: Leading on diversity and inclusion starts with measuring and managing our own [...]
The TBLI Daily ESG and Impact Investing News Published by Robert Rubinstein29 August 2016 Read paper ? BlackRock Launches BlackRock Impact Bond Fund Shared byRobert Rubinstein www.businesswire.com - NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--BlackRock has launched the BlackRock Impact Bond Fund (‘the Fund’), a mutual fund [...]
The deadline to make reservations at the Travelodge is Monday, August 29th. Please make your reservations by then, to avoid extra cost. It's the best hotel deal in the area, only 1 block from University Center. Please phone Phillis Acevedo on 312-376-1486 (Direct Line) (Phillis's email is [email protected]). Do it [...]
City Values Forum and Tomorrow’s Company urge boards to get to grips with corporate culture Following the publication of the Report on Corporate Culture and the Role of Boards by the Financial Reporting Council (FRC), the City Values Forum working with Tomorrow’s Company has released for consultation a draft guide entitled Governing [...]