Do Offsets Really Help Further Clean Energy Goals?
Victoria Brodsky2020-07-08T08:24:37-07:00Millions of tons of carbon dioxide are emitted every year from activities like air travel, infrastructure, shipping, production, and more. Carbon offsetting is the idea that you can pay money to compensate for your own carbon footprint or emissions output.
[Forbes] Education As A Strong Platform For Impact Investing
Dr. Walter Schindler2021-07-09T09:45:29-07:00Why do so many otherwise well-educated people still fail to understand the long-term causes and effects of pollution and climate change, and of pandemics and racism? No wonder we fail to have long-term solutions.
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How sustainable technology starts with impact investing
Paula Golka2020-11-30T15:58:01-07:00The United Nations state that “in order to prevent warming past 1.5 degrees Celsius and extreme climate change, we will need to reach net-zero emissions by 2050”. This goal paves the way for technological developments that help protect the environment and has raised the interest of many investors.
The Difference Between Sustainable Investing and Impact Investing
Paula Golka2020-06-09T20:27:13-07:00This article seeks to provide some clarity between the differences in sustainable investing and impact investing, two similar, yet very different, ecologically-friendly investing paths.
[Forbes] How The Global Crisis Could Affect Sustainable Investing
Dr. Walter Schindler2021-07-09T09:45:47-07:00During times of uncertainty, even the smallest glimmer of positivity can go a long way, and in today’s world, we pray that the rising tide of impact investing will become stronger.
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How to Turn Sovereign Funds into Profitable, Sustainable Investment
Paula Golka2020-05-19T21:36:41-07:00Sovereign Wealth Funds (SWFS) are public investment vehicles, owned and managed directly or indirectly by governments. They're set up to achieve a variety of macroeconomics purposes.
[Forbes] The Importance Of Impact Investing In Times Of Uncertainty
Dr. Walter Schindler2021-07-09T09:45:57-07:00The global pandemic has put not only the U.S. but the entire world in a state of shock. The current public health crisis has turned lives upside down and caused massive market uncertainty, leaving citizens around the world grasping for solutions and gasping for hope. As we wait for relief from the crisis, we're all asking ourselves: What can we do? Read on Forbes.com
Impact investments are investments that have direct positive social and/or environmental impact with measurable financial returns. Impact investments are meant to make money, while promoting and maintaining social and/or environmental responsibility.