‘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 TBLI Daily ESG and Impact Investing NewsPublished by Robert Rubinstein11 October 2016Read paper ? The 2016 Architect 50: The Top Firm Overall and in Sustainability Shared by Robert Rubinstein www.architectmagazine.com - Rather than leave things to chance, though, ZGF recently brought in a chief financial [...]
Final call for asset owners to register for remaining places! The Decarbonise 2016 Series 2 workshops are about to commence in Toronto on 18 October. The one day workshops are designed for interactive conversations on how best to navigate the low carbon investment market. Click here for more information on the workshop format and [...]
UK government creates policy unit for social investment and responsible business || Green bond round-up: BNP Paribas, TD Bank, TenneT, Kommuninvest
RI Alert - October 11th, 2016 RI News: › UK government sets up unit to develop policy on social investment and responsible business › Green Bond Round-up, October 11: BNP Paribas, TenneT, TD Bank, Kommuninvest [...]
We are eager to announce some exciting 2DII-related news and highlight 5 events we will take part in and sponsor: News Swiss voluntary reporting guidance The Swiss government is planning to introduce voluntary climate disclosure benchmarks in the context of their planned CO2 [...]
Donate Sign up for this email October 11, 2016 Buying of the President 2016 Reclusive mega-donor fueling Donald Trump's White House hopes Read [...]
Solactive announces the launch of the Solactive Sustainable Development Goals World Index – a new index which enables investors to gain exposure to companies that have been identified as making a significant contribution to the advancement of the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). BNP Paribas plans to issue structured [...]
“Resolving the Climate Paradox” Address by Mark Carney BoE Gov & FSB Chair: Arthur Burns Memorial Lecture, Berlin 22 September 2016
Bank of England Governor - and Chair of the Financial Stability Board - Mark Carney, gave a lecture below in Berlin on 22 September that was full of useful quotes relevant to the work Climate Bonds Initiative does. The full text of the speech is available in a PDF version, including slides. Here’s the short version: Key [...]
Canada: New green bond report: Slow progress, big potential: Five action points for Governments: Convert climate goals into green investment opportunities: Meanwhile….. Ontario Announces GB No3!
“The market needs strong leadership now. 2016 will be a tell-tale year for Canada. With leadership, 2016 can be the year Canada’s green bond market really goes mainstream.” Michelle Brownlee, Smart Prosperity. Toronto Launch-Canada Edition ‘State of the Market’ Report Yesterday saw the 2016 Canada Edition State of the Market [...]
East Asia leads successes on poverty reduction: How can business help? According to a recent World Bank report, the number of people in extreme poverty fell by 114 million between 2012 and 2013. Even more impressive is the fact that, from 2010 to 2011, global poverty fell by 132 million people. From 2008 to 2013, the [...]
The TBLI Daily ESG and Impact Investing News Published by Robert Rubinstein 04 October 2016 Read paper ? Good corporate governance pivotal to sustainability of Nigeria’s airlines – NCAA » TODAY.ng Shared by TODAY www.today.ng - The Nigerian Civil [...]