Is Economic Growth Fuelling Climate Change?

FT data journalists Federica Cocco and John Burn-Murdoch look at the numbers behind George Monbiot’s argument that pressures for GDP growth of 3 per cent are in conflict with the drastic changes needed to prevent the worst impacts of climate change.

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Why Impact Investing Starts With Good Intentions, But it Cannot End There

Every human activity produces both positive and negative impacts. Unless we measure and manage the negative along with the positive, we cannot be sure we are achieving our intended net societal and environmental benefits, nor can we take corrective action.

(Adam Bendell, CEO of Toniic on the FT on why Impact investing starts with good intentions, but it cannot end there)

Exploring Blockchain for Alternative Finance: A CrowdCamp

Registrations are open for taking part in the 4th ECN CrowdCamp “Exploring Blockchain for Alternative Finance” in Berlin on 13th June 2019.

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It’s Time to Update the Narrative ESG isn’t Mainstream, Study Says

A brand new research from Morningstar finds that most investors, across ages and genders, have clear preferences for ESG investment products.

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Two Top UK Universities Joined Forces To Foster Entrepreneurship

UK’s West Midlands business leaders, entrepreneurs and investors have welcomed the launch of a new angel investment network for the region.

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