“Global Markets Support Gender Equality: 65 Stock Exchanges Ring their Bells to Raise Awareness on Gender Equality” – UN Sustainable Stock Exchanges (SSE) Initiative – March 9, 2018

On March 9, 2018 the United Nations Sustainable Stock Exchanges (SSE) issued a press release reporting that “(f)or the fourth year running, a global coalition of stock exchanges committed to “Ring the Bell for Gender Equality” to mark International Women’s Day (8 March 2018).  The partnership between the Sustainable Stock Exchanges (SSE) initiative, IFC, UN […]

“Environmental, Social and Governance Factors in Global Macro Investing” – Franklin Templeton Investments – March 7, 2018

In March 2018 Franklin Templeton Investments published a report entitled, “Environmental, Social and Governance Factors in Global Macro Investing.” The introduction reads as follows:  “Environmental, social and governance (ESG) factors are being recognized in fixed income investing as value-added indicators of potential economic performance. In this edition of Global Macro Shifts, Templeton Global Macro outlines […]