‘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.
Inrate is pleased to invite you to the Sustainability Breakfast in Zurich. The event will take place on Tuesday, December 7, and will take up the topic “Emerging Markets”. By the end of November, Eurosif, the European Sustainable Investment Forum, is going to publish a report on sustainable investments in Emerging Markets together with [...]
Just got off the phone with Joel Francis - he's issued an incredible debate challenge to the Koch Brothers. Please read his note, watch his video, and help get his story out. - Whit -------- My name's Joel Francis. Last week I challenged oilman Charles Koch to debate Proposition 23, a ballot measure he's funding to wreck California's clean [...]
RI News Flash: › UK explores giving “binding vote” to shareholders on executive pay Conference Announcement: Institutional Investors Question Time: How to get the most out of responsible investment reporting 10th November, London Click here to read the newsletter.
BETHESDA, Md.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Calvert’s Sustainability Research Department has submitted the following recommendations regarding action within the Calvert Social Index®. If approved, the following recommendations will be effective when the Calvert Social Index Committee convenes its quarterly meeting in December 2010. (more…)
RI News Alert: › Twelve UK asset owners sign up to new Stewardship Code Features: Theme of the Month: Financial transaction taxes: the common sense approach ESG Headlines from IPE.com: › Swiss roundup: Complementa MBO, Swiss BVK scandal Conference Announcement: G20 Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI) International [...]
By Maria Olga Pinochet, MBA, Advisory Board Member, Ethical Markets; Founder and President, Kore Access, Inc. DURHAM, N.C. – Sept. 14, 2010. Hundreds of attendees gathered at the Durham Marriott Convention Center, the site that featured more than fifty sustainability business leader speakers over the course of two days. As a long-time [...]
Initié par le gouvernement équatorien en 2007, ce projet inédit propose de ne pas exploiter les gisements de pétrole et de charbon de la région de Yasuni, en échange d'une compensation financière internationale. L'objectif est de valoriser les émissions de CO2 évitées, et donc la contribution du pays à la lutte contre le changement [...]
ASrIA Roundtables Take the Pulse of Financial Markets Throughout Asia The next two months will see us - in partnership with the International Finance Corporation - hold a series of Sustainable Investment Roundtables. First off was a successful roundtable in Shanghai on July 1st. This will be followed by sessions in Bangkok (Oct. 19th) and [...]
RI News Alert: › RI Briefing, October 15: ACSI, US SIF, Toyota, UBS, Triodos, MSCI, Ceres, IFC, Novethic ESG Headlines from IPE.com: › ESG roundup: Women’s Empowerment Principles, Legal & General, UK Stewardship Code Click to read the newsletter...
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