Responsible investment is the basis of this collection focusing on those investors, of all sizes, embracing sustainability principles and practices integrating people, the environment, and prosperity into their investment strategies.
Many of the videos in this collection come from interviews conducted at annual Ceres conferences. The Ceres investor Network represents the move towards social and environmental investing sometimes referred to as "impact investing."
The Global Impact Investing Network is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to increasing the scale and effectiveness of impact investing.
Social Responsible Investing (SRI) another useful term and, as noted in Wikipedia, "is also known as sustainable, socially conscious, green or ethical investing. Basically we look at is investment strategy which seeks to consider both financial return and social good."
The Global Reporting Initiative, GRI, is a non-profit organization that works towards a sustainable global economy by providing sustainability reporting guidance. In short, the group working towards a measurement that incorporates social, environmental and economic elements. Investors look to GRI reports for risk assessment purposes.
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Investor Summit on Climate Risk with Denis Duverne, AXA
Investor Summit on Climate Risk: Interview with Denis Duverne, AXA at U.N. Headquarters in NYC.
Vibeka Mair, on Twitter, Senior Reporter at Responsible Investor, talks to Denis Duverne, Deputy Chief Executive Officer at AXA Group, one of the world's largest insurers. They spoke about environmental investment topics including AXA's commitment to issue $3bn in green bonds.
Published on Mar 14, 2016, Ceres YouTube Channel.
EarthSayers Denis Duverne; Vibeka Mair
Investor Summit on Climate Risk: Jens-Christian Stougaard
What is fossil fuel divestment and why does it matter? The Guardian
Social Impact of Investing by Josh Humphreys
Why We Should Own the Banks by Ellen Brown
How to Build Better, More Resilient Cities with Judith Rodin
Stopping the Rebuttal: The Future of Sustainability with Jennifer N. Coombs |
The Rise of Responsible Investment by James Gifford
Financing the Energy Frontier for Anchorage | Green Banks
The Possibilities for a Public Bank in Seattle (Public Forum Panel)
Zurich's progress in green investing by Cecilia Reyes
Investor Summit on Climate Risk with Tom DiNapoli
The Investment Logic for Sustainability by Chris McKnett
Shifting Culture Towards Equity