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Mission Markets Required Reading

As an impact investing exchange focused on helping the social and environmental sectors grow, part of our work at Mission Markets is to spread knowledge and awareness in the field. The Mission Markets team reads articles pertinent to the impact investing space and the social and environmental capital markets for our own educational purposes, and we would like to share our "required readings" with interested followers so that we can educate others on the sectors we cover. In the Mission Markets Required Reading campaign you can follow our "reading list" live.

Content from this campaign

Mission Markets Required Reading: Improving Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) Standards Among Listed Companies
Sustainable Stock Exchanges: Improving ESG Standards among Listed Companies According to this briefing from the Experts in Responsible Investment Solutions (EIRIS), stock exchanges can play an important role in improving corporate transparency and...
Sep 17, 2010 4:40 PM ET
Mission Markets Required Reading: Green Development Mechanism
The GDM, or Green Development Mechanism, is developing a more standard method of valuing biodiversity such that it could be somewhat more fungible and allow for greater financial support and protection of critical habitat. The idea is to provide a unit of measure that is more akin to real estate than to a carbon credit, and apply various attributes that the specific protected area would...
Sep 9, 2010 3:02 PM ET
Mission Markets Required Reading: "Wealthy Attracted to Impact Investing" in Financial Advisor magazine
Mission Markets' core goal is to expand the network of investors and companies/organizations that comprise the small but growing sector called 'impact investing". We are doing this by redefining return on investment to include social and environmental components, leveraging technology, and raising the credibility of impact investment opportunities. The article...
Sep 8, 2010 9:07 AM ET