"It's a subtle, but powerful, way to move shareholders away from voting a party line toward a more refined focus on construction
The fact of the matter is that we can close the gender gap, and we can close it by becoming more conscientious investors
That fact is, most financial professionals, and much of the business press, are simply not well acquainted with sustainability analysis. As a result, many financial professionals lack a solid grasp of what sustainability factors are and how they are material to a company's performance.
There's a good reason that no bestselling novels or blockbuster movies about corporate governance exist. It's because doing corporate governance right is frankly boring.
Instead of blue M&Ms and champagne, Johnson demands LED bulbs and bike valets.
The conventional wisdom is that investing in climate change is good for the planet but not good for your wallet. Many believe that the only way the $13.5 trillion in investments will happen is if investors are willing to take little to no return. That conventional wisdom is wrong.
The global challenges for the 2015-2030 development agenda are massive, the global potential market size for SRI funds is
Aspiration is looking at companies that are thinking about the community at large.
"It's just not enough to only be 'less bad,' but it is essential to be 'actively good.'"
It's time to think beyond divestment.