A DERAILED ECONOMY: Overview from Brazil

“Ethical Markets highly recommends this timely and important article by our always perceptive global Advisory Board member, Prof. Ladislau Dowbor, full professor of economics at the Pontifical Catholic University of Sao Paulo, Brazil and advisor to many UN agencies, author of many books one of which  I was honored to …

Catch PBI LIVE livestream show Ep 2 tomorrow

“Ethical Markets highly recommends these informative TV shows with  our esteemed Advisory Board member, monetary expert Ellen Brown, founder of the Public Banking Institute and Prof. Mehrsa Baradaran and Carlos Marroquin, particularly on the status of reviving  Postal banking, which flourishes for decades at the now beleaguered US Postal Service! …

2DII & Carbon Tracker Initiative ink new research collaboration

2° Investing Initiative & Carbon Tracker ink new research collaboration to strengthen climate scenario analysis abilities   LONDON/PARIS/BERLIN/NYC, July 1st — The non-profit think tanks 2° Investing Initiative (2DII) and Carbon Tracker Initiative announce a new collaboration to provide an integrated climate scenario analysis solution for financial institutions and companies, …

“MARKETS’ GROWING PROBLEM TWINS: ADVERTISING and TRADING“

©2019 Hazel Henderson Markets are ubiquitous in all human societies.  Since earliest times, when they were conducted using shells, wampum, cattle, or in rituals and potlatches, markets evolved using metal coins, silver and gold, then paper, government-issued fiat and now morphing into today’s crypto currencies.  Today, two familiar offspring of markets: advertising and trading have …

IIRC Newsletter

Last chance to share your thoughts: International <IR> Framework consultation closes 19 August There are just 13 days left to respond to the IIRC’s consultation on revisions to the International Integrated Reporting Framework. Feedback is encouraged through our online survey: www.integratedreporting.org/2020revision The consultation focuses on two key revisions: How those …

Off the wall

Steve Bannon leaving the federal courthouse in Manhattan yesterday. Andrew Kelly/Reuters August 21, 2020 Off the wall Steve Bannon, once a Goldman Sachs M.&A. banker, struck gold by investing in “Seinfeld,” before a pivot to politics took him all the way to the White House, as an adviser to President Trump …

PEOPLE’S MONEY: Harnessing Digitization to Finance A Sustainable Future

This report, aptly titled PEOPLE’S MONEY is a must-read for all NGOs, academics, and activists working toward Transforming Finance.  As I report in “Fintech: Good and Bad News for Sustainable Finance”, we must demand that all central banks’ QE disclose climate risks and Future QE must support the SDGs and …

“Straight Talk with Hank Paulson”

MEDIA RELEASE Digital finance, a lifeline during COVID-19 crisis, can deliver long-term financing of the Sustainable Development Goals Unleashing potential of digital finance could have transformational impact on sustainable development says group of financial, business, government and development leaders convened by the UN Secretary-General New York City, 26 August – …