‘Socially Responsible Investing’
Tracks ethical, responsible, cleaner, greener mutual funds, pension funds, charitable endowments, labor unions and their pension funds, new “triple bottom line,” ESG auditing and asset valuation. Reforming asset-allocation and valuation models from “EMH” and “rational actor” to new behavioral science and ecological social assets. Covers legal aspects, corporate governance, social justice and indigenous rights, public financing of political campaigns, Supreme Court rulings, e.g. Citizens United re corporate lobbying. Includes new Indexes and Ratings.
The Blue Economy – Report to the Club of Rome 100 innovations – presented weekly over 2 years We take the occasion to place a save-the-date: Author Gunter Pauli in persona will soon be live on page on our website! On April 23rd, at GMT +9:00 we will broadcast by internet livestream his contribution at the B4E Global Summit in Seoul , [...]
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 31, 2010 Citizens United -- Post #5 This week is a video blog post on the fundamental differences between people and corporations. Recorded yesterday, Bob said, "America is a country for flesh and blood human beings with comparable life spans, comparable emotional systems, comparable needs and aspirations in contract to [...]
VANCOUVER,BC - Canada, March 29, 2010 -- Renewal2, the Vancouver based social venture capital fund investing in sustainable businesses, announced today two new investments in the environmental and social change sectors: Blue Horizon, a leading supplier of sustainable seafood products and Rustic Crust, the largest producer of organic pizza [...]
NEWS HEADLINES: MARCH 29TH, 2010 › UK mulls mandatory disclosure of institutional share voting Click here to read the newsletter...
Our message has never been more resonant and timely. Current events present a unique opportunity to redefine success in business. We've taken great strides together and continue to build awareness of our collective work: CNN Money Video Forbes Article NPR Audio Feature Click here for the newsletter...
Jonathan C. Lewis Founder & Chief Executive Officer Opportunity Collaboration Founder & Chair MicroCredit Enterprises Social Venture Capital/Social Enterprise Conference March 18, 2010 - Miami, Florida Click here to download the speech.
NEWS HEADLINES: MARCH 24TH, 2010 › Danish fund tenders 100m euro for UNPRI compliant small caps manager › Quant study shows significant, long-term ESG risk reduction and return boost Click here for the newsletter...
CONFERENCE REPORT: SUSTAINABLE EMERGING MARKETS 2010 Read the report of RI’s recent Sustainable Emerging Markets conference, including speakers from ATP (Denmark), Railpen, Merseyside Pension Fund, International Finance Corporation and the World Bank > Sustainable Emerging Markets Conference Report
EDITORIAL ASrIA has organised a strong event schedule for Spring 2010. Following the successful and very well attended Singapore Carbon Disclosure Forum 2010 on March 16, other events include the ASrIA Smart Energy Briefing with SAM in Hong Kong on March 19 , WBCSD stakeholder consultation workshop in Hong Kong on March 29 , and a Business and [...]
Citizens United - Question #3 Corporate Speech Blog series on the impact of Citizens United Bob's questions and thoughts about the Citizens United ruling. He invited you to write to us with your take on the issues. Read more... Nell Minow testimony from Citizens United hearing (more…)