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Do you provide services for halal travel deserving of an Islamic Economy Award?

Author: Blake Goud

Halal travel is an area within the Islamic economy where many different product sectors overlap to provide the services demanded by Muslim travelers and destinations. 508 more words

Islamic Economy

Ethical Finance Innovation Challenge & Awards (EFICA) returns for third year

Each year the list gets longer: the biggest banks admitting guilt in LIBOR rigging, FX rigging, money laundering and other misbehavior that leads them to multi-billion settlements with regulators.  306 more words

Islamic Economy

Put your money where your mouth is

“You’re passionate about upcycling, buying free range, and have thank you letters from charities coming out of your ears. But when it comes to banking, do your principles have to take a back seat?” Wh… 64 more words

Fair Trade

Two weeks ago we were one week away from losing all our money.

But before that, let’s recap on the last 5 months….

We landed in Ohakune in Spring, and signed up for the crazy winter season managing an accommodation complex. 866 more words

Influencing industry: How to bank for the climate

If your political involvement extends no further than turning up to vote, then you are missing a significant lever for influencing change.

Your money does not sit idly in a bank vault somewhere waiting for you to take it out. 139 more words

Climate Change

I don't find this stuff amusing anymore

The Cooperative Bank’s ethics poll leaves a lot to be desired.

I have just attempted to fill in the very long, detailed and not-at-all-user-friendly ethics poll… 365 more words

Digbeth discussion led by Richard Bickle

On Saturday morning (10.30-12), a WM New Economics Group discussion on ‘What Future for “Ethical” Banking?’ will be led by Richard Bickle

Richard has 20 years’ experience in the Co-operative Movement in a variety of roles, on the Member Relations Committee of Midlands Co-operative Society, as a Director of the Co-operative Press, and the Central England Co-operative. 51 more words