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How Investors Pushed Corporates to Disclose Climate Risk in 2016

Steve Zwick | Posted 01.05.2017 | Business
Steve Zwick

Kelli Barrett compiled this retrospective for Ecosystem Marketplace. Market research firms are reporting strong holiday-season sales for 2016, number...

Brexit: What Cometh Now?

Shohini Kundu | Posted 07.13.2016 | World
Shohini Kundu

One camp believes that as the UK retreats within its domestic borders, there will be a flight of capital to larger safe-haven economies, driving down the British sterling, and thereby increasing the cost of imports.

What Brexit Means for Climate

Emilie Mazzacurati | Posted 06.29.2016 | Green
Emilie Mazzacurati

BOTTOM LINE In the short run, Brexit means, at the very least, delays and complications in the process towards the ratification of the Paris Accord. ...

Environmental Disclosure At Tipping Point... After 500-Year Journey

Jon Lukomnik | Posted 05.17.2017 | Green
Jon Lukomnik

We're on the eve of a new dawn in environmental reporting by companies and investors. Some may think that's a bold prediction.

Tackling Climate Change Could Jump-Start The Economy

The Huffington Post | Shahien Nasiripour | Posted 04.23.2016 | Business

There's little doubt that curbing pollution and halting the relentless rise in global temperatures would improve the environment. Turns out, it could ...

Why Banks Need To Be More Upfront About Climate Risk

The Huffington Post | Ben Walsh | Posted 12.04.2015 | Business

Banks can't fully think about risk without thinking about climate change. And banks that don't properly consider risk are failing their customers, cli...

Can Financial Services Use Social Media Right?

Techonomy | Posted 06.04.2016 | Technology
Techonomy

Did you know a tenth of HSBC's workforce is in compliance? Or that the average corporate fine from the U.K.'s financial industry regulator increased nearly seven-fold from 2010 to 2013?

Doing Davos 2015

Trisha de Borchgrave | Posted 03.28.2015 | Business
Trisha de Borchgrave

Davos is ironically not about material luxury (only princelings, billionaires and those with a security entourage occupy the few hotels of grandeur), but about the fervor of connectivity with which deals can be made and the world can be changed.

Self-Interest Will Drive Fossil Fuel Divestment More Than Idealism

Carol Pierson Holding | Posted 03.25.2015 | Green
Carol Pierson Holding

If anyone needed more proof that economics trumps sustainability: low gas prices are causing a plunge in electric vehicle and hybrid sales.

Central Bankers Making New Moves To Spur Global Economy

Reuters | Posted 04.05.2013 | Business

* Draghi, Carney to hog spotlight * ECB, BOE firmly on hold but unease stir over euro strength * Trade data eyed for sig...

Central Bankers Won't Solve Huge Financial Scandal In One Weekend, Official Says

Reuters | Posted 11.07.2012 | Business

* Basel talks to start looking at Libor after rigging scandal * Carney says decisions will have to await Wheatley report ...

JPMorgan CEO's Aggressive Style May Hurt Bank Cause

Posted 11.30.2011 | Business

WASHINGTON/FRANKFURT (Rachelle Younglai and Philipp Halstrick) - Masters of the universe are not always so masterful after all. JPMorgan Chase (JPM...

Secret Documents Stolen From Head Of Canada's Central Bank

The Huffington Post | William Alden | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

A thief stole classified documents from the head of Canada's central bank after smashing the window of his unattended Chrysler 300, the Globe and Mail...