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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Carbon Disclosure and Investing by Stephen Donofrio
|November 15, 2012
TORONTO, November 7, 2012 /3BL Media/ - Recently, 3BL Media attended the Canadian GRI conference at the Toronto Stock Exchange and had the opportunity to interview Stephen Donofrio, Project Manager at the Carbon Disclosure Project and discuss the latest trends in sustainability reporting and ESG disclosure in the USA and internationally.
ESG (environmental, social and governance) is a generic term used in capital markets and used by investors to evaluate corporate behaviour and to determine the future financial performance of companies. Financial Times
EarthSayer Stephen Donofrio
The Investment Logic for Sustainability by Chris McKnett
What is fossil fuel divestment and why does it matter? The Guardian
Investor Guide to Engage Food Sector on Sustainability Risks
Investor Summit on Climate Risk: Jens-Christian Stougaard
Can Do Attitudes by Mindy Lubber
Investor Summit on Climate Risk with Denis Duverne, AXA
How to Build Better, More Resilient Cities with Judith Rodin
Social Impact of Investing by Josh Humphreys
Socially Responsible Investments Reach $8.7 Trillion
Banks Step up their Sustainability Commitment by John Howell
Stopping the Rebuttal: The Future of Sustainability with Jennifer N. Coombs |
Government Reporting Initiative (GRI) by Yolanda Banks
The Rise of Responsible Investment by James Gifford
Sustainability in Investment Strategies by Jack Ehnes
Sustainable Stock Exchange Initiative by The Global Compact
Risks and Opportunities interview with Anne Simpson, CalPERS
Canadian GRI Reporting by Michael Jantzi
Risk and Opportunities with Ian Simm of Impax
Shifting Culture Towards Equity
Zurich's progress in green investing by Cecilia Reyes
Why We Should Own the Banks by Ellen Brown
The Corporate Sustainability Yearbook 2015 by RobecoSAM
Investor Summit on Climate Risk with Tom DiNapoli
The Possibilities for a Public Bank in Seattle (Public Forum Panel)
Building Constituencies for Change with Peter Kinder