‘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.
Launch of Green Muni Bond Playbook incl. 5-step guide for issuers and in-depth case studies + webinar recording now available!
Help on issuing green city bonds is at hand! We've launched a Green Municipal Bonds Playbook through our US Green City Bond Coalition to give guidance to prospective issuers on how to tap into the rapidly growing green muni bond market. Available for download, the Playbook includes: The benefits of issuing a green bond A simple 5-step [...]
Eunice Rogers, ceo of NRS Community Development FCU, is Honored The National Federation of Community Development Credit Unions is pleased to announce the recipient of the 2015 Annie Vamper Helping Hands Award, the highest honor given by the Federation to community development credit union staff and volunteers. This year's recipient of the [...]
Ben Goldsmith, brother of Conservative MP and environmental campaigner Zac Goldsmith, is floating an investment fund backed by high-profile business figures to invest in green businesses. Menhaden Capital will target business opportunities that specialise in saving resources such as energy and water or cutting waste. The investment trust [...]
11 August 2015 – It is vital that countries make the necessary investments to carry out the new sustainable development agenda that will be formally adopted next month, says a senior united nations official, warning that the world can ill afford the costs of not doing so. “For the first time, we’re not putting a band-aid on the problem. [...]
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U.N. Targets Trillions of Dollars to Implement Sustainable Development Agenda Thalif Deen After more than two years of intense negotiations, the U.N.'s 193 member states have unanimously agreed on a new Sustainable Development Agenda (SDA) with 17 goals -- including the elimination of extreme poverty and hunger -- to be reached by [...]
IIRC Newsletter - July Edition Help us to develop training on <IR> to meet market needs The iirc is today releasing the first draft of the <IR> Competence Matrix for feedback. The Matrix [...]
August 3, 2015 NEW METRICS OK … Now What? The Future of Natural Capital Accounting Metrics Natural Capital Accounting (NCA) is an emerging methodology in the private sector, aimed at measuring the dependency and impact of companies on natural systems. Accounting for natural capital [...]
I was honored to be in the East Room of the White House representing Ceres and hundreds of companies and investors
We at Ethical Markets congratulate all our colleagues leading the evolutionary shift from fossil fuels to a more equitable knowledge-rich clean energy global future , as we track in our Green Transition Scoreboard (r) now documenting $6.22 trillion of private investments in green sectors worldwide since 2007, Hazel Henderson, [...]
NewEnergyNews<http://newenergynews.blogspot.com/>: Daily Headlines<http://newenergynews.blogspot.com/> www.NewEnergyNews.net/<http://www.newenergynews.net/> TODAY AT NewEnergyNews, August 4: * TODAY’S STUDY: HOW WYOMING AND CALIFORNIA WINDS FIT [...]