Conscious Capitalism In The News is a weekly curation of articles from around the web about conscious capitalism, socially responsible investing, impact investing, and how consumers and investors are changing the world.
Compelling Reasons for Impact Investors to Focus on Employee-owned Businesses – Forbes
While impact investors have yet to rush employee-owned companies, interest is rising.
Social Progress in Developing Countries is Happening – Impact Alpha
But economic growth won’t get us to current Sustainable Development Goals.
Big Oil Admits Climate Change Is Real And Wants To Tax Itself – The Hill
But environmental organizations smell a rat.
Realistic Hope: An Interview With Al Gore – Fast Company
When sustainability is integrated properly into the investment process, the evidence indicates that returns can improve.
Nigerian Banks Adopt Sustainable Banking Practices – The Nation
Corporate Social Responsibility and commitment to the communities are given a priority.
CleanCapital Paves The Way For Green Investing – Benzinga
Making green investing easy for institutional investors through an online platform.
African finance experts, Policymakers and Fund Managers Attend Green Finance Conference – Global Times
Africa’s green finance market has the potential for growth.
Good Fortune: The Story of Conscious Capitalism Pioneer John Paul DeJoria – EcoWatch
DeJoria discusses how his movie focuses on the future business as a mechanism for social change.
Swiss Companies Making Progress on Ethical Standards – SwissInfo
The Swiss government has defined corporate social responsibility as a contribution to sustainable development by companies.
National Green Bank Proposed By US Representative and Senator – Courant
Connecticut, Representative Elizabeth Esty, and Senator Chris Murphy introduce legislation, calling for $10 billion in start-up funds.
Smog Free Tower Creator Roosegaarde Makes A Statement To Spark Conversations With Governments – Forbes
The project shows how the beauty of clean air and clean energy means more investments in green tech.
Developers in Morocco Invest 135 million Euros in Green Bond – EcoFin Agency
The 10-year maturity bond will be used to promote sustainable, environment-friendly projects in the country.
Socially responsible investing (SRI) Not as New as You Think – Investopedia
The history of impact investing dates back 3500 years.
Conscious Capitalism, Inc., Announces a Change at The Helm – PRWeb
Co-CEO Doug Rauch will step down. Fellow co-CEO, Alexander McCobin, will assume sole chief executive responsibilities to lead the organization.