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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Risks and Opportunities interview with Anne Simpson, CalPERS
|May 13, 2011
Anne Simpson, Senior Portfolio Manager, CalPERS is interviewed by Christine Arena of 3BL Media at the 2011 Ceres Conference held May 11th and 12th 2011 in Oakland, CA. CalPERS provides retirement and health benefits to more than 1.6 million public employees, retirees, and their families and more than 3,000 employers.
EarthSayer Anne Simpson
Shifting Culture Towards Equity
Investor Summit on Climate Risk with Denis Duverne, AXA
Risk and Opportunities with Ian Simm of Impax
Government Reporting Initiative (GRI) by Yolanda Banks
Can Do Attitudes by Mindy Lubber
Zurich's progress in green investing by Cecilia Reyes
Sustainability in Investment Strategies by Jack Ehnes
Stopping the Rebuttal: The Future of Sustainability with Jennifer N. Coombs |
Social Impact of Investing by Josh Humphreys
The Investment Logic for Sustainability by Chris McKnett
Socially Responsible Investments Reach $8.7 Trillion
Investor Guide to Engage Food Sector on Sustainability Risks
Investor Summit on Climate Risk: Jens-Christian Stougaard
The Corporate Sustainability Yearbook 2015 by RobecoSAM
Investor Summit on Climate Risk with Tom DiNapoli
What is fossil fuel divestment and why does it matter? The Guardian
Carbon Disclosure and Investing by Stephen Donofrio
Sustainable Stock Exchange Initiative by The Global Compact
Why We Should Own the Banks by Ellen Brown
Canadian GRI Reporting by Michael Jantzi
How to Build Better, More Resilient Cities with Judith Rodin
Banks Step up their Sustainability Commitment by John Howell
The Possibilities for a Public Bank in Seattle (Public Forum Panel)
The Rise of Responsible Investment by James Gifford
Building Constituencies for Change with Peter Kinder