If you choose to buy free-range eggs over the cage option, you’re making an ethical choice about where your food comes from. Impact Investing - it's a blend of philanthropy, finance, sustainability and development aid—and it's growing.
Bitcoin and the blockchain are helping impact investors trace the flow of their funds, as well as measuring and verifying impact on a global scale.
Impact Investing is evolving at a rapid pace, we're seeing positive changes around governance, impact measurement and the use of finance for good.
Frustrations at a failing economy permeated the summit, but so too did an air of optimism. There were entrepreneurs and business owners and money managers with their hands on some very powerful levers. All agitating to deploy capital to make social change, to further fuel a movement that’s creating its own economic models.
For institutional investors the SDGs are a pragmatic guide to risk and opportunity. They don't just help to future-proof capital allocations, they offer a huge boost to achieving the United Nation's sustainability goals.
It was raining on the first day of the UN General Assembly week in New York. First Avenue had been closed to traffic and the main pedestrian crossing had been painted with a bright LGBT rainbow. Wailing sirens filled the air as motorcades of black SUVs roared passed.
There’s a race going on right now at the UN to decide one of the most influential positions in the world. The bad news is only five people get to vote, but the good news is Donald Trump isn't a candidate.
If you were confused about the multitude of armies fighting in Syria then hold on to your hats because it just got way more complicated. A Russian jet flying a mission over Syria is said to have crossed into Turkish airspace and they wasted no time taking it down.