Press Release: New study – How central banks can trigger a massive reduction of global CO2 emissions and tackling the pandemic crisis

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New Study How central banks can trigger a massive reduction of global CO2 emissions and tackling the pandemic crisis by using new tools of green bonds and guarantees Hamburg, 13 May 2020 – A new study by the World Future Council was released today that shows that central banks could …

Win win win

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In climate news today… ·         A scientist explains California’s wildfire crisis. ·         Exxon Mobil is out of the Dow Jones Industrial Average. ·         The U.S. honeybee rebound isn’t a comeback — yet. ·         The pandemic threatens EU plans to tax dirty imports. The little-known clean energy revolution. Over the last decade, the number of people in the …

The challenges and opportunities faced by Revolution-backed startups

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New Economy Conversations, On the Front Lines with Steve Case Revolution Chairman and CEO Steve Case joined Bloomberg New Economy to discuss how Revolution is supporting portfolio companies during this challenging time. Check out his interview with Bloomberg‘s Emily Chang here.     Revolution Growth Managing Partner Steve Murray: Five Questions for Revolution Growth’s …

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

LaRae Long Reforming Global Finance, SRI/ESG News, Sustainability News, Beyond GDP, Transforming Finance, Latest Headlines

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 …

“STEERING SOCIETIES BEYOND GDP to SDGs”: By Hazel Henderson

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©2020 Hazel Henderson The simmering debate has now exploded about whether GDP the ubiquitous index, is a correct measure of overall progress, but still used by governments, financial markets, mass media, companies, and everyone else. Our Ethical Markets global ”Beyond GDP“ surveys with GlobeScan conducted since 2007, still find an average …

New reports: Climate scenario analysis in Latin America

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“Ethical Markets highlights this important risk assessment for Latin American insurers and companies facing transition risks and stranded assets in fossilized sectors and animal-based meat production.  Please note  our Advisory Board member Brian Cady’s  innovative proposal for insuring climate-related risks : “ HARVESTING A SILVER LINING FROM THE CLIMATE CLOUD” on …

The World Economic Forum is planning the “Great Reset” to prevent it from happening

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“Ethical Markets welcomes this debate among elites sponsored by the World Economic Forum, reflecting heightened urgencyon re-structuring the global financial and economic structures for a needed transition beyond fossilized sectors and ideologies. We welcome the support announced for making sure that after Covid-19 is tamed, that societies will “Build Back …

Harvesting A Silver Lining From The Climate Cloud: By Brian Cady

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“We at Ethical Markets are always on the lookout for ground-breaking thinking and ideas for addressing our many planetary crises. We are even happier when such innovative thinking as in this article by Brian Cady, is by a member of our own global Advisory Board.  Cady explains how the emergence …