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 …

SAVE THE DATE – Youth Blast in NY, 20th September 2013!

  Hi  everyone,  This month, the UN is hosting in New York a series of key events together with its General Assembly, among them: the 20th Session of the  Commission  on Sustainable Development which will mark the end of a cycle and the the Inaugural Session of the High-Level Political Forum on Sustainable Development.  This important …

The Crown Cafe: On Friday, I reactively penned my thoughts on the Ubuntu Edge’s failure to reach its $31 million goal. I think much of the press missing the story.

  Don’t hesitate to get in touch! [email protected] TheCrowdCafe Weekly – August 25, 2013 Aug 25, 2013 10:44 am | Jonathan Sandlund |View Original Post|   Happy Sunday, all. Another busy week in the crowdinvesting industry, with an acquisition in the UK and a number of new platforms & services launched. Before …

Raising Dough by Elisabeth Ü

The complete guide to financing a socially responsible food business, Chelsea Green, 2013   “Starting a food business?  Raising Dough provides an extremely useful roadmap through the financial landscape.  This is a wonderful overview of the tools and techniques for capitalizing your small food enterprise.”   ~ Woody Tasch, chairman of Slow Money …

The Public Bank Solution by Ellen Brown

The Public Bank Solution: From Austerity to Prosperity From austerity to prosperity, Third Millennium Press, 2013   Ellen Brown is a world renown author and Ethical Markets Advisory Board member.  Her Web of Debt was groundbreaking in bringing to light how the debt system functions.  Her new book, The Public Bank Solution, looks …

Global Atlas for Solar and Wind: IRENA Update June 2013

provided by IRENA, the International Renewable Energy Agency   What is the Global Atlas for Solar & Wind?   The Global Atlas is the comprehensive information platform on the potential of renewable energy. It provides resource maps from leading technical institutes worldwide and tools for evaluating the technical potential of …

Alternative Energy Companies:

Alternative Energy Companies A financial newsletter focusing on high quality stock picks Solar Wind Alternative Fuels Efficiency Environmental Smart Grid     Welcome to the Roen Financial Report, a comprehensive web service that focuses on alternative energy stocks. We offer free stock alerts, Mutual Fund and ETF updates, as well as …

WWF One Planet Webinar, Hazel Henderson speaks on “Leading in Changing Times,” June 18, 2013

Hazel Henderson gave the final presentation of the 2012-2013 WWF One Planet Webinar Series on June 18, 2013.  Her topic: leading in changing times.  Listen as Hazel discusses her work, her recent research and her thoughts on the future. Watch Video Here: http://www.2degreesnetwork.com/groups/managing-sustainability/resources/promoting-emergence-sustainable-more-ethical-and-just-economy-worldwide/