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A Japanese company was massively oversubscribed for a bond yielding 0.0000148% as investors scramble for safe assets

Despite Japan's consistent aid relief to revive the economy, investors are still looking to explore returns from bonds offering negligible returns.
Hiromichi Mizuno Executive Managing Director and Chief Investment Officer at Government Pension Investment Fund in Japan and Co-Chair at Global Capital Markets Advisory Council for Milken Institute, speaks during the Milken Institute's 22nd annual Global Conference in Beverly Hills, California, U.S., May 1, 2019.

Sustainable capitalism requires ‘outside-the-box’ thinking and systemic change, panelists say at WEF in Davos

Legal frameworks prevent companies from prioritizing sustainability over profits, Columbia Law School professor Katharina Pistor said.

You can make great investment returns while also helping the world. Here are 20 ESG funds that have beaten the market over the past year.

Interest in ESG investing soared through 2019, with traders piling billions of dollars into the vehicles each quarter, according to Morningstar data.

You can make great investment returns while also helping the world. Here are 20 ESG funds that have beaten the market over the past year.

Interest in ESG investing soared through 2019, with traders piling billions of dollars into the vehicles each quarter, according to Morningstar data.
Warren Buffett, CEO of Berkshire Hathaway Inc, plays bridge as part of the company annual meeting weekend in Omaha

‘This is the shareholders’ money’: Billionaire Warren Buffett argues that companies should stop making decisions based on their soci...

More companies are turning to ESG investments, but the Berkshire Hathaway CEO maintains that firms' top concern is shareholder value.

BANK OF AMERICA: These are the top 10 reasons investors and companies should care about ESG investing

BAML analysis of ESG investing revealed that inflows into ESG strategies over the next few decades could rival the size of the S&P 500 today.

An alliance of major investors overseeing $2.4 trillion has committed to making portfolios entirely carbon-neutral by 2050

The group will immediately begin to engage with the companies they are investing in to make sure that they're working to be carbon-neutral.

A gun-free Vanguard fund unwittingly included gun stocks for a month

"Though the exposure to these holdings was very modest, we regret that the error occurred and apologize to shareholders," said a Vanguard spokesman.
Dave Fanger, the chief executive officer of Swell, which announced its closure this week.

Swell, a do-good investing app with $33 million in assets, is shutting down

"Swell was not able to achieve the scale needed to sustain operations in the current market," the Santa Monica-based company said Wednesday.

These 8 stocks are the best bets for investors looking to crush the market and save the environment at the same time

The 2019 RBC Global Environmental, Social, and Governance Best Ideas list features the firm's picks for the best ESG investment opportunities.