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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The Corporate Sustainability Yearbook 2015 by RobecoSAM
January 19, 2014 /3BL Media/ - RobecoSAM, the investment specialist focused exclusively on Sustainability Investing, today announced the publication of The Sustainability Yearbook 2015. The Yearbook looks back at companies sustainability performance in 2014, includes the best 15% per industry and ranks them Gold, Silver or Bronze. The top performing company from each of the 59 industries analyzed is awarded RobecoSAM Industry Leader status.;
Published on Jan 19, 2015. To access the report, click here.
The Possibilities for a Public Bank in Seattle (Public Forum Panel)
Investor Summit on Climate Risk with Denis Duverne, AXA
Banks Step up their Sustainability Commitment by John Howell
Canadian GRI Reporting by Michael Jantzi
The Investment Logic for Sustainability by Chris McKnett
Risks and Opportunities interview with Anne Simpson, CalPERS
Can Do Attitudes by Mindy Lubber
What is fossil fuel divestment and why does it matter? The Guardian
How to Build Better, More Resilient Cities with Judith Rodin
Investor Summit on Climate Risk: Jens-Christian Stougaard
Investor Guide to Engage Food Sector on Sustainability Risks
Risk and Opportunities with Ian Simm of Impax
Stopping the Rebuttal: The Future of Sustainability with Jennifer N. Coombs |
Social Impact of Investing by Josh Humphreys
Sustainability in Investment Strategies by Jack Ehnes
Zurich's progress in green investing by Cecilia Reyes
Why We Should Own the Banks by Ellen Brown
Investor Summit on Climate Risk with Tom DiNapoli
The Rise of Responsible Investment by James Gifford
Government Reporting Initiative (GRI) by Yolanda Banks
Sustainable Stock Exchange Initiative by The Global Compact
Carbon Disclosure and Investing by Stephen Donofrio
Shifting Culture Towards Equity
Building Constituencies for Change with Peter Kinder
Socially Responsible Investments Reach $8.7 Trillion