‘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.
We doubt whether JP Morgan and "Impact Investing" can really save the World . What kinds of impact are we talking about since all investing creates impacts...both good and bad ?? Hazel Henderson, Editor RI News Alert: › Impact investing could reach $1 trillion in 10 years: JP Morgan report Click here to read the newsletter.
RI Briefing: › RI Briefing, December 3: Trillium, VBDO, ISO, IVOX, SAM/Dow Jones In the RI Briefing: Trillium returns to independent ownership VBDO names best domestic RI insurers Social responsibility ISO IVOX Broadridge alliance Dow Jones Sustainability Nordic Index Brazilian Corporate Sustainability Index Trucost RLP Capital ESG [...]
About the article "Paper purchasing practices: how to avoid rainforest destruction" In last weeks newsletter (Vol.6 Week 47) Jacqui Dixon wrote an article on Paper purchasing practices: how to avoid rainforest destruction. The article highlighted a new report and consumer guide released by the Rainforest Action Network Read more [...]
Simpson-Bowles' Violation of Charter is Characteristic of Their Approach Washington, D.C.- CEPR co-director Dean Baker released the following statement yesterday regarding the national Commission on Fiscal Responsibility and Reform... Click here to read more.
Time: 9th December 2010, 16:30-18:30 Venue: MSCI offices, 12th Floor, Nexxus Building, 41 Connaught Road Central, Hong Kong Members: Free Non-Members: HKD250 ASrIA invites you to a briefing focusing on integrating environmental, social and governance (ESG) criteria into the mainstream investment process. Our speakers will provide insights [...]
CSR Asia Weekly Vol.6 Week 47 by Jacqui Dixon In last week’s newsletter (Vol.6 Week 47) Jacqui Dixon wrote an article on ‘Paper purchasing practices: how to avoid rainforest destruction’. The article highlighted a new report and consumer guide released by the Rainforest Action Network (RAN), called “Rainforest-Safe Kids' Books: How Do [...]
RI News Flash: › EU launches non-financial reporting consultation: UK MPs call to bolster OFR Click here to read the newsletter...
RI News Alert: › SRI asset growth in Australia and US outstrips mainstream market › Oxfam: investors need to look at poverty in emerging markets or risk backlash › Swedish AP funds name ESG analysis providers Click here to read the newsletter.
Ethical Markets Media congratulates The Story of Bottled Water, the 2010 winner of the EthicMark® Award Saint Augustine, FL, November 18, 2010 – Ethical Markets Media congratulates The Story of Bottled Water, the 2010 winner of the EthicMark® Award which recognizes socially responsible media campaigns by businesses, non-profit organizations [...]
Improving corporate community involvement through a human rights based approach by Michelle Brown Many companies want to make a positive contribution to the communities they are a part of, they do business in, they sell to or they source from. This of course will be primarily through how they manage their core business but can also be through [...]