Seattle City Councilmembers push for a Public Bank

Seattle City Councilmembers push for Public Bank study Municipal banks continue to take strong strides forward in major cities in the wake of successes made by the divest movement. In Seattle earlier this year, indigenous activists successfully pushed the city to end its relationship with Wells Fargo due to the …

Event series: understanding climate risks and TCFD

Launching the climate risk and TCFD event series CDSB is organising a series of capacity-building workshops and webinars which will equip companies with the capability to bring about rapid, high-quality implementation of the recommendations, and investors with the knowledge to influence uptake. From now to early next year, you can …

Latest ESG and Impact Investing News!

The TBLI Weekly ESG and Impact Investing NewsPublished by Robert Rubinstein Read paper ? Latest ESG and Impact Investing News Here is a sampling of some breaking news that confirms ESG and Impact Investing is going mainstream.The TBLI Weekly is sent to you once a week to reduce your inbox. …

OECD Development News Alert – October 2017

Just released: Development Co-operation Report 2017 DATA FOR DEVELOPMENT Big data, satellite images, the Internet of Things …: the data revolution is transforming lives all over the world. And yet policy makers in developing countries still lack most of the basic data about people and their environment, which they need …

Zevin’s Q3 2017 Advocacy Update

I’m happy to present an overview of our shareholder advocacy and engagement for the third quarter of this year: This quarter we continued using shareholder advocacy for positive impact with companies in our client’s portfolios. We urged tech companies to tie CEO pay to commonsense diversity metrics, challenged pay gaps …