TBLI Club, TBLI Speaking, ESG Leaders Awards

We launched the TBLI Club in Paris on Sept. 4th at BNP Paribas and held our second TBLI Club in Amsterdam at ABNAMRO. Both were a great success with an excellent talk on Impact Investing by Gloria Nelund, former CEO of Deutsche Wealth Management USA. Her presentation can be found on Pathable for all club members.

“Thanks for the great gathering last week. How did you feel about it? I received good feedback from several people. there was really good ebergy being shared! ” Eric Buckens, ABNAMRO

Busy month this month with speaking engagements on Strategic Importance of ESG and Impact Investing:
-The talk at LH Forum in Le Havre, France September 13-14, 2012 went extremely well. Very large turnout for first time event The aim of the Positive and Responsible Economy Movement, the ambition of the LH Forum, is to bring together the participants of an economy which contributes in a positive manner to society and its different stakeholders; a virtuous, balanced and fair economy placing people at its heart.

Future Speaking Engagements:
-NET Impact Lecture on Social Finance September 20th, 2012 at RSM University
-FNG (German Social Investment Forum) Berlin Sept 24
-MN Service PRI Meeting Den Haag, Sept. 25

TBLI Academy will be announcing a new training course on ESG and Impact Investing that we have developed with MHC International

Looking forward to greeting everyone at TBLI CONFERENCE™ EUROPE  in Zurich, November 8-9 where we will announce the winners of the TBLI ESG Leaders Awards. If you want more details, visit Awards 2012

Friends of TBLI

I am exceptionally happy with the support that TBLI has received from its friends for the launch FRIENDS of TBLI™. Over the years, we have had continuous requests from various individuals who were not able to sponsor TBLI Conference, but wanted to do more to help us with our mission of educational outreach of asset owners and managers regarding ESG and Impact Investing. FRIENDS of TBLI™ was created for that purpose.

By joining our investment expert network FRIENDS of TBLI™ with a financial contribution (starting from €250) you will markedly help us scale up and finance the innovation of our services. You will also be entitled to a number of benefits offered exclusively for members.

Who is a FRIENDS of TBLI™?

Become a FRIENDS of TBLI and support its efforts to create an economy based upon well being.

TBLI CLUB Benelux Launch

TBLI CLUB Benelux, a new network for ESG and Impact Investing, had a very successful launch yesterday, with 75 registered guests. We are grateful to ABN AMRO for hosting it, and to Stephen Brenninkmeijer for being our keynote speaker.

Stephen engaged the audience with his experience as an Impact Investor. What were his motivation, experience, succes and failures.
Everyone felt inspired, educated, and made many new relations for future development via the Pathable Networking service provided for all members.

What is TBLI CLUB?

Looking forward to next TBLI CLUB Sept. 5, 2012 with Gloria Nelund of Trilinc Global who will talk about her project to create a regulated retail impact investing private equity fund.

Looking forward to it.
Join TBLI CLUB as individual or corporate member along with ABN AMRO, FMO, MN Services, Rabobank, Robeco, and Triodos.


TBLI CONFERENCE™ accepting proposals for upcoming conference in ASIA May 24-25, 2012.

Would you like to help educate the TBLI Community by sharing your knowledge on ESG &/or Impact Investing? Would you like to speak at TBLI CONFERENCE™ ASIA or EUROPE 2012? Do you have any suggestions for a noteworthy topic or speaker? TBLI CONFERENCE™ ASIA or EUROPE 2012 is now accepting speaker proposals for all sessions. The draft program is on line.

To submit proposal for TBLI CONFERENCE™ ASIA

To submit proposal for TBLI CONFERENCE™ EUROPE

Deadline for Proposals: March 15, 2012.

Conference Venue and Dates:

May 24-25, 2012, Hong Kong

NOVEMBER 8-9, 2012 , Swissôtel Zurich, Switzerland

What is TBLI?

TBLI CONFERENCE™ is the leading forum of asset owners and asset managers providing educational outreach, networking and business opportunity development around ESG and Impact Investing. Global institutional investors come together at TBLI CONFERENCE™ EUROPE and ASIA to form strategic alliances, partnerships and raise capital towards sustainable development.

During the last 14 years, TBLI has become the forerunning forum for the growing ESG community and has significantly raised significant sums of capital for its members.

For full details