See What’s New: C2C Certified Version 4 Draft Standard

Find out what’s new in the Cradle to Cradle Certified™ Version 4 draft standard. Join us for an upcoming webinar to learn about key changes.Tuesday, 10 September  11:30 AM – 1:00 PM EDT / 8:30 – 10:00 AM PDT / 5:30 – 7:00 PM CEST Wednesday, 11 September  9:30 – 11:00 …

FAIRR at PRI in Person 2019

“Ethical Markets congratulates our colleagues at FAIRR for their great research and leadership in promoting healthier diets for humans and our planet! Our own research confirms their results in our report: “Capturing CO2 While Improving Human Nutrition & Health (2018). ~Hazel Henderson, Editor“ FAIRR at PRI in Person 2019 Monday …

Now launched! The Bank of England stress-test on TransitionMonitor.com

Dear friends and members,    As previewed in June, we are excited to announce the launch of the Bank of England 2019 climate insurance stress-test on the Transition Monitor website. You can now go online to run the Bank of England stress-test, building on our “Storm Ahead“ stress-test scenario report …

Reporting Exchange Newsletter – the latest in ESG reporting

    On 29 July, we hit this year’s Earth’s Overshoot Day – the earliest ever. In other words, we’ve already used up the resources that planet Earth can regenerate in a year. We’re operating in a deficit. As companies are increasingly expected to shift the tide and contribute to sustainable development, …

DealBook Briefing: C.E.O.s Look Beyond Their Shareholders

 “At last CEOs are pushing back on the Milton Friedman ideology of “shareholder value as primary“!  As Prof. Lynn Stout has stressed in her books, e.g. “The Myth of Shareholder Value” there is no such legal requirement for management and they were always free to use the stakeholder model! Prof …

“ESG Data Drives Demand for Sustainable and Impact Investing”

“Ethical Markets highly recommends this comprehensive article in Investments & Wealth Monitor,  July/August edition, detailing how ESG data drive demand for sustainable and impact investing, by Jeff Gitterman, co-founder of Gitterman Wealth  Management, a pioneer in this field and Paul Ellis, J.D. featured columnist at Financial Advisor Magazine, host of …

Latest News from RSF: See Our Annual Report

2018 Annual Report We’re thrilled to announce that our 2018 Annual Report is now available online. In it, we share financial results from the previous fiscal year and stories from the RSF community. A few highlights include: Over $225 million under management with RSF We flowed a record-breaking $80 million to social enterprises Graduated …

The JUST Report: The SEC Gets Interested in Human Capital

THIS WEEK: McKinsey shows that closing the racial wealth gap could increase GDP by $1.5 trillion. Morgan Stanley demonstrates there is lower downside risk and no financial trade-off in the returns of sustainable funds (helpful insight for this week’s market!). GM eliminates hybrids to concentrate on electric cars. Gap vows …