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University professor on what many people get wrong about sustainability: It’s not just about the environment and it actually leads to better financial performance

Jeffrey Hollender is the co-founder and former CEO of the sustainable consumer product company Seventh Generation. Hollender is a professor of corporate sustainability at NYU Stern. He is also the co-CEO of Sustain Natural which he runs with his daughter. Hollender says sustainability is not just about the environment. It’s […]
University professor on what many people get wrong about sustainability: It’s not just about the environment and it actually leads to better financial performance
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From affordable housing to money transfers for immigrants — a $1 billion impact investor explains how she makes money while making the world a better place

Rekha Unnithan leads Nuveen’s impact investing team which oversees nearly $US1 billion in assets. Unnithan says her investments include affordable housing, microfinance, and investing in technology to lower the cost of remittance for migrant populations. She says the biggest misconception about impact investing is that it means giving up returns. […]
From affordable housing to money transfers for immigrants  —  a $1 billion impact investor explains how she makes money while making the world a better place