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Millennials, Money and Investing

The Future Begins Today
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Introduction by Guest Editor, Ms. Rianka Dorsainvil, CFP and Founder of the financial firm, Your Greatest Contribution

Major Drivers and Trends in SRI Investing Growth

Sustainable Responsible Impact Investing Grows 33% in 2 Years
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In recent years, numerous trends have shaped the evolution and growth of SRI within US financial markets:

US Sustainable, Responsible and Impact Investing Trends

Executive Summary of the New Report
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US sustainable, responsible and impact (SRI) investing continues to expand. The total US-domiciled assets under management using SRI strategies grew from $6.57 trillion at the start of 2014 to $8.72 trillion at the start of 2016, an increase of 33 percent, as shown in Figure A. These assets now account for more than one out of every five dollars under professional management in the United States.

Orlando Ashford Named Chair of The Executive Leadership Council

Holland America Line president leads prestigious Fortune 1000 and Global 500 senior executive leadership organization
Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C., January 17, 2017 /3BL Media/ – Orlando D. Ashford, president of Holland America Line in Seattle, Wash., has been elected chair of The Executive Leadership Council (ELC), the pre-eminent national organization composed of current and former black CEOs, senior executives, entrepreneurs, global thought leaders and board members of Fortune 1000 and equivalent companies. The focus of the organization is the development of a pipeline of global black executives for C-suites, corporate boards and global enterprises to leverage the full power of diversity and inclusion.

Countdown To Comcast Cares Day: 100 Days

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From boxing donated food to mentoring kids about technology, our employees volunteer year-round to make a difference in their communities.

On April 22, 2017, we will celebrate that commitment through Comcast Cares Day as more than 100,000 Comcast NBCUniversal volunteers join together to make change happen across the country and around the world.

Impact Investing in the Age of Fintech and Big Data

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by Reggie Stanley, president and CEO of ImpactUs 

New impact investing platform harnesses technology, social networks, and scale to help investors, institutions and their advisors invest with purpose.

2017: Our Financial Interconnectedness is the Big Story

From Humanity to Personal Finance
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by Don Shaffer, president and CEO of RSF Social Finance

In 2017, we’ll hear a deafening roar from investors: 

• “Are screened mutual funds the best I can do?”

• “Why is my ESG portfolio filled with technology and big bank stocks?”

• “Can you please find me more direct investments?”

We’ll hear the following demands:

Understanding and Scaling the Impact of Design

The Measured Summit: Measuring the Impact of Social Design on Human Health
Press Release

Does human centered design lead to better health outcomes?
Does it make patients smarter and more informed?
Can it make health care companies more innovative and successful?
Can it improve delivery of products and services?
Come find out.

You should come because you’ll leave with:

Learn About Generation's Impact on Young People

Multimedia with summary

Our Impact

Launched in 2015, Generation is committed not only to achieving the greatest impact we can, but also to sharing what we're learning and doing.

Overview

  • Countries: 5

  • Graduates: 8,000+

  • Cities: 24

  • Sites: 53

Key Stats

  • 54% of our graduates are female

  • 1/3 of all graduates have children

  • 2-6X more income per student ($10M in cumulative salaries)

Let’s Implement the Paris Agreement Before the Flood!

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Originally posted Huffington Post

By Michael Bloomberg, Anne Hidalgo, Eduardo Paes

Our cities are on the frontline of the climate change crisis. Rising sea levels threaten millions of citizens with flooding, while colder winters and hotter summers take their toll on the most vulnerable in our cities. The noxious emissions from vehicles passing through our city centres pollute the air that our children breathe.

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