The ECB’s Noose Around Greece: How Central Banks Harness Governments

The ECB’s Noose Around Greece: How Central Banks Harness Governments by Ellen Brown Remember when the infamous Goldman Sachs delivered a thinly-veiled threat to the Greek Parliament in December, warning them to elect a pro-austerity prime minister or risk having central bank liquidity cut off to their banks? (See January …

Seeking the best SRI and Corporate Governance analysts in the world

Extel WeConvene and www.sri-connect.com announce that the IRRI 2014 Survey is now open for voting and that this year’s search for the best SRI & Corporate Governance analysts in the world is now underway. The IRRI 2014 survey (Independent Research in Responsible Investment) identifies and rewards the SRI and Corporate …

PRI in Person conference in Montréal 24-26 September.

JOIN US AT PRI IN PERSON IN MONTRÉAL I would personally like to invite you to this year’s PRI in Person conference in Montréal 24-26 September. As part of a whole week of responsible investment events in Montréal, PRI in Person is our annual conference and the responsible investment event …

IT’S NOT JUST GEORGE SOROS ANYMORE

IT’S NOT JUST GEORGE SOROS ANYMORE By Chrystia Freeland* Earlier this year, the most reliable way for a billionaire to make the headlines was to compare suggested tax increases to Nazi Germany. Lately, though, the more interesting shift in the politics of the plutocracy has been more genteel. There will …

two dozen countries to be represented as global geothermal community gathers with policy makers on earth day

  209 Pennsylvania Avenue Southeast, Washington, D.C. 20003 U.S.A. Phone: (202) 454-5261         Fax: (202) 454-5265        Web Site: www.geo-energy.org   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   CONTACT: Shawna McGregor, [email protected], 917-971-7852   two dozen countries to be represented as global geothermal community gathers with policy makers on earth day   Washington, D.C. (March 26, 2014) – Representatives from 24 countries …

KEYNOTE SPEAKERS ANNOUNCED FOR GEA INTERNATIONAL GEOTHERMAL SHOWCASE 2014

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Shawna Seldon 917.971.7852; [email protected]     KEYNOTE SPEAKERS ANNOUNCED FOR GEA INTERNATIONAL GEOTHERMAL SHOWCASE 2014 Ambassador Carlos Pascual and Ali Zaidi, White House, to Address Attendees   Washington, D.C. (March 4, 2014) – Today, the geothermal energy association (GEA) announced the keynote speakers for the International Geothermal Showcase …

CLEAN EDGE: Critical Insights on Japan-U.S. Clean Tech Opportunities

research / reports / webinars / stock indexes / book / about January 27, 2014 Don’t Miss Next Week’s Webinar– Critical Insights on Japan-U.S. Clean Tech Opportunities Scheduled for 3:00 PM Pacific Feb. 4th / 8:00 AM Japan time Feb. 5th Opportunities for U.S. companies in Japan, and Japanese firms in the U.S., have never been greater. In the wake of the Fukushima disaster, japan …

IPE: Keva’s Merja Ailus resigns in wake of benefits scandal

  Monday 25 November 2013 Hazel Henderson Change Newsletter settings TODAY’S TOP STORIES Keva’s Merja Ailus resigns in wake of benefits scandal Managing director of €35.3bn local government pension institution of Finland resigns over fringe benefits, personal expenses Langensjö replaced as CEO at Brummer Life IPE Awards Seminar: Asset managers …

STOXX launches ESG weighted version of EURO STOXX 50 / STOXX Europe 50

STOXX Limited today introduced the EURO iSTOXX 50 SD-KPI and iSTOXX Europe50 SD-KPI indices. The two indices cover all 50 components of two Europeanblue-chip indices, namely the EURO STOXX 50 and the STOXX Europe 50. Thecomponents are slightly overweighted or underweighted (i.e. -10%, -5%, 0%,5%, 10%) on the basis of …

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