I SAY NO TO A STARBUCKS BOYCOTT

  I SAY NO TO BOYCOTTING STARBUCKS Op-ed by Jerroll Sanders (Permission to Reprint)Starbucks has proven to be one of America’s most responsible corporate citizens. In 2014 following the shooting of 18-year-old Michael Brown in Ferguson, MO, by Officer Darren Wilson, Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz took action when other corporations …

We need data to drive equality

The need for transparency and disclosure is more critical now than ever before. At JUST Capital, we believe that, with the right data and information, people, companies, and markets will do the right thing. Yet, in 2017, just 78 companies of the 875 we evaluated conducted pay equity analyses, and …

Danone North America now the largest B Corp in the world!

“Ethical Markets  congratulates Danone North America  on becoming a B Corp, like us!  See our TV  show with Marcello Palazzi  ,  distributed to  business schools colleges and conferences worldwide by www.films.com or free on demand at www.ethicalmarkets.tv!           ~Hazel Henderson, Editor”   To B or not to B Corp: that is …

IOSCO issues recommendations to improve regulatory reporting and transparency in corporate bond markets

IOSCO/MR/08/2018 Madrid 05 April 2018 IOSCO issues recommendations to improve regulatory reporting and transparency in corporate bond markets The Board of the International Organization of Securities Commissions (IOSCO) published today its recommendations for improving the information on secondary corporate bond markets available to both regulators and the public. The recommendations …

OpenInvest Is About to Get a Whole Lot Easier.

“Ethical Markets Media welcomed  OpenInvest when it launched  in 2017, and we are happy to see this progress in helping individual investors tailor their own portfolios to match their own values and political concerns and goals.  Congratulations to Josh Levin and the other co-founders of OpenInvest. Happy to see how …

Zevin Investment Update: War! What Is It Good For?

March 28, 2018 Good morning, In the latest Investment Update from our investment committee, Senior Quantitative Analyst Philip Hergel discusses the economic implications President Trump’s impending trade war.  War! What Is It Good For? The classic anti-war song of the 1960s “War” performed by Edwin Starr for Motown records was …

Report: Top 10 Stakeholder Engagement Trends of 2018

Read Our top 10 Stakeholder Engagement Trends of 2018 2018 is a make-or-break year for the new leaders in corporate sustainability. Our latest annual report explores 10 key drivers shaping modern business—including fleet electrification, marine plastic pollution, environmental justice, and predictions for the looming clash between regulators and Big Tech. …