New partnership with the Japan Financial Services Agency

Supporting climate risk analysis in Japan Following our successful application for the Japan Financial Services Agency (JFSA) special research fellowship, we are proud to announce a new partnership to conduct an impact evaluation of climate-related risks to Japan’s financial stability. The project will be led by Jakob Thomae, managing director at 2° Investing …

A History of Capitalism: The Role of Business in Shaping the American Economy

“Ethical Markets highly recommends this webinar sponsored by our partner the American Sustainable Business Council. ~Hazel Henderson, Editor“ A History of Capitalism: The Role of Business in Shaping the American Economy A Timely Discussion with Dr. Benjamin Waterhouse, American History Professor at the University of North Carolina October 17th, 1:00pm …

The trial of the century

Big Oil has profited from the sale of fossil fuels for the better part of a century, helping poison the atmosphere and speed global warming. In recent years, U.S. cities, states and environmental groups have turned to the courts, hoping to punish these energy giants. Specifically, they allege that executives hid their knowledge of humanity’s role in …

Greta Thunberg’s Moment – Peter Singer

The Sunday Newsletter OCTOBER 13, 2019This week at Project Syndicate, Dani Rodrik explores the precarious balancing act underlying liberal democracy; Peter Singer calls for more innovative ideas to convey the urgency of addressing climate change; Joseph Stiglitz asks why policymakers continue to propose only piecemeal fixes to the global tax regime; and …

Introducing JUST’s Cure for the Common Quarterly Earnings Call

THIS WEEK: BlackRock bets on the circular economy. David Leonhardt shines a light new research from The Triumph of Injustice showing that taxes on the richest 1% fell below everyone else in the U.S. in 2019. We examine standout leadership on transparency issues, as well impactful ways companies are taking …

Business calls for bold climate policies at UN Summit

“Ethical Markets welcomes all our partners’ initiatives who, as  progressive business and NGO leaders, are stepping up their investment in science-based, green investments now helping build long -term inclusive, knowledge-richer sustainable societies worldwide, as we document in our Green Transition Scoreboard reports.   ~Hazel Henderson, Editor“ Don’t come with a speech, come with a …

Register Now: Webinar on Advancing Sustainable Investing in Japan

Global session will cover how to further accelerate sustainable investing in Japan   Monday, September 30th, at 8:00pm ET (US and Canada)/Tuesday, October 01, at 9:00am GMT+9 (Japan)   What: Earlier this month, the Sasakawa Peace Foundation (SPF) and The Investment Integration Project (TIIP) released a new report that identifies the challenges …

World-Changing Women Wednesday!

From Sabotage to Support // Kami J. Anderson is the founder and executive director of Bilingual Brown Babies, a company that focuses on fostering bilingualism in Black families. In this article inspired by her 2019 book, “From Sabotage to Support: A New Vision for Feminist Solidarity in the Workplace,” Anderson says: …

**New Cornerstone Report** Sacrifice Nothing — A fresh look at investment performance of sustainable and impact strategies by asset class

“Ethical Markets highly recommends this new report from Cornerstone Capital  providing a new synthesis for impact investors. ~Hazel Henderson, Editor“ Sacrifice Nothing: A fresh look at investment performance of sustainable and impact strategies by asset class Despite decades of competitive returns, a “myth” persists that sustainable and impact investment strategies …