August 2018 Policy Update

ASBC Sees Progress in CA Fight for Net Neutrality ASBC’s ongoing push for net neutrality saw exciting results in August. Notably, ASBC’s advocacy for SB 822 and SB 460 in California, which would restore protections akin to the 2015 FCC rule, has directly helped the bills make startling progress. Assembly …

Save the Date: Co-op Impact Conference, Oct 3 – 5, 2018

“Ethical Markets highly recommends this ground-breaking conference, bringing together leaders of sustainable companies with those of cooperative enterprises.   We support cooperative enterprises which employ more people around the world than all the for-profit corporations combined! (see the UN Year of Cooperatives 2012  www.un.org).   Personally, I also invest in coops.   ~Hazel …

Media Partnership with Opal Group

Opal Group is happy to announce its Inaugural Impact Investment Forum North. Slated to take place in the heart of one of the largest centers for impact investing, New York City, this will mark the 2nd event in Opal Group’s Impact Investment Series. Impact investing is an approach that seeks …

Our Calvert Impact Capital , August 2018 update

  Highlights: The history of the impact investing movement, two affordable housing updates, and a new SDGs webpage.   Legendary Investor’s Embrace Of Sustainable Investing Is New, But The Movement Isn’t In her latest Forbes post, our CEO Jenn Pryce explores the history and growth of the socially responsible and …

Walden 2Q18 Report on the Proxy Season

Below is our 2nd quarter brief to clients on the 2018 proxy season, in which we report on the status of resolutions filed as well as how we voted client proxies.   Click here for the 2Q ESG Research & Engagement Brief   Walden Asset Management Boston Trust & Investment …

The Planet as a Stakeholder: JUST Capital’s New Environmental Explorer

“Ethical Markets highly recommends this new tool for assessing the environmental performance of companies, as seen by surveys of the public. We congratulate the founders of JUST Capital, including our distinguished Advisory Board member Rinaldo Brutoco.  Check it out! ~Hazel Henderson, Editor“ JUST Capital is thrilled to introduce our new …

Robert’s Radical Truths – Great Humanitarian and Friend

Great Humanitarian and Friend ? A very dear friend of mine passed away this past weekend. Tessa Tennant has often been called the godmother of Sustainable Investing. She created so many organisations that helped build the infrastructure that we have now. Carbon Disclosure Project, UKSIF, Asian Social Responsible Investing, ICE …

Ahead of SDG Business Forum: CSRWire Newsletter July 13, 2018

“Ethical Markets, as a signatory of the UN Principles of Responsible Investing, is happy to  report on the outcomes of this conference, and to  see some of our friends and advisors on panels.  It is essential that we accelerate the global shift toward cleaner, greener, knowledge-richer and more equitable societies …

HELIO: Useful tools for sustainability

“Ethical Markets as a partner of HELIO International is happy to  announce the availability of all their investment research on opportunities for renewable energy this new website  at www.helio-international.org We are honored to  have their co-founder Dr. Helene Connor on our distinguished global Advisory Board. Hazel Henderson, Editor “