Press

March 21, 2018

Moving Beyond Capitalism by John Kay

John Kay’s speech from Inclusive Capitalism at Work 2018.

August 15, 2017

What corporate boards can do to instill a long-term view

Board Agenda interviews Lynn Forester de Rothschild about why corporate boards need to understand how a company’s intangible aspects are being managed in order to create long-term value.

May 26, 2017

The Investing Enlightenment

How Principle and Pragmatism Can Create Sustainable Value through ESG.

February 14, 2017

Fiduciary Duty: UK and US roadmaps

London, 19 October 2016. The Principles for Responsible Investment (PRI), The United Nations Environment Program Finance Initiative (UNEP FI) and The Generation Foundation, today announced the launch…

February 14, 2017

Lynn Forester de Rothschild on Inclusive Capital

Lynn Forester de Rothschild, chief executive officer at E.L. Rothschild and founder of Coalition for Inclusive Capitalism, discusses the idea of inclusive capital to combat populism. She speaks with…

February 14, 2017

Restoring Capitalism’s Good Name

It is perfectly obvious that failings in Western capitalism are at the root of the social and political dysfunction gripping the world. Income and wealth have indeed been monopolized by the richest…

October 10, 2016

Global Private Sector Leaders Make Commitments to Investment and Business Practices That Stimulate Long-Term Value Creation at the 2016 Conference on Inclusive Capitalism in New York City

State Street Global Advisors Releases Corporate Governance Guidelines for Protecting Long-term Shareholder Interests During Activist Campaigns

EY Announces Effort to Lead Development of Meaningful…

September 30, 2016

A Movement to Restore Trust in Capitalism

With the US election and the Brexit referendum underscoring persistent populist distrust in the corporate world, Finsbury’s Graham Buck is speaking to Lady Lynn Forester de Rothschild, founder and…

September 28, 2016

Global Public and Private Sector Leaders Convene in New York City to Promote Shared Prosperity with Third Annual Conference on Inclusive Capitalism

Leading Companies, Investors Will Announce Commitments to Advance Principles of Inclusive Capitalism in their Organizations.

April 18, 2016

A conversation with Lynn Forester de Rothschild, Coalition for Inclusive Capitalism

Successful organisations are those able to deliver long-term value to the people that matter to them – stakeholders. As the idea of broad value creation is gaining ground, how can we encourage global…

March 04, 2016

The Wealth Report Attitudes Survey

To mark the 10th edition of The Wealth Report, this year’s Attitudes Survey takes a 10-year view. We look back at how the attitudes of UHNWIs to key issues and investment decisions have changed since…

December 07, 2015

Walker: “Inequality is bad for business”

As the foundation launched its new program, Darren Walker appeared on Bloomberg Business to outline our approach to challenging inequality. In this short clip from his appearance, he talks about why…

October 23, 2015

Remember, Capitalism Is Not Too Big to Fail!

Lady Lynn Forester de Rothschild delivered one of the best lines of the day at the recent Conference on Inclusive Capitalism in London arguing “capitalism is NOT too big to fail.” Indeed.

October 20, 2015

Inclusive Capitalism: People Should Replace Profit as the Bottom Line

Leading figures from politics, business and finance will meet in London tomorrow to discuss how to respond to the widening gap between the very rich and the rest: a crisis where just 80 individuals…

September 03, 2015

Introducing Fortune’s Change the World list: Companies that are doing well by doing good

Prodded by socially conscious customers and idealistic employees, as well as a skeptical public, businesses are searching for new ways to prove capitalism’s power to rectify social ills. Whether it…

August 13, 2015

Infrastructure: Paving the Way Towards Economic Growth

Lynn Forester de Rothschild speaks at the 2015 Toronto Global Forum on the importance of infrastructure when it comes to Economic Growth.

July 17, 2015

Fox News – What is Inclusive Capitalism?

Lynn Forester de Rothschild explains what Inclusive Capitalism is.

July 06, 2015

Huffington Post – Remember, Capitalism Is Not Too Big To Fail!

Lady Lynn Forester de Rothschild delivered one of the best lines of the day at the recent Conference on Inclusive Capitalism in London arguing “capitalism is NOT too big to fail.” Indeed.

June 28, 2015

Telegraph – Capitalism should stop being so self-serving

If we relied solely on self-interest, society would collapse – but Inclusive Capitalism benefits everyone

June 28, 2015

Sky News – What’s wrong with capitalism

Lynn Forester de Rothschild speaks about the importance of Inclusive Capitalism with Ian King

June 28, 2015

CNBC – How to solve a problem like capitalism

“Too much of the capital is going to the people who own capital, but how can we rebalance that so we can keep capitalism, rather than destroy it? I say let’s invest in companies that pay…

June 28, 2015

BBC – The Pope’s message to the Conference on Inclusive Capitalism

“[The Pope] does salute business leaders, he talks of their life as a ‘noble vocation’. But it’s a kind of conditional salute, it’s conditional on their life being one…

June 28, 2015

Guardian – Businesses should disclose carbon footprints

Bank of England governor, Mark Carney, speaking at the 2015 Conference on Inclusive Capitalism says investors need more information on environmental performance to guide their decisions and repeats…

June 28, 2015

WSJ – How Capitalists Can Do Well While Doing Good

Investors should incorporate environmental, social and governance metrics into investment decisions for better long-term financial returns and a better future.

June 28, 2015

Bloomberg – Consumers can help make Capitalism Inclusive

Lynn Forester de Rothschild on Bloomberg Business on Inclusive Capitalism creating better long-term financial returns

June 23, 2015

Huffington Post – “A food label for corporations”

How can I decide that a business is one I want to deal with? One that I trust to do the right thing by its employees and suppliers? That understands its role in society? That makes practical efforts…

June 07, 2015

The Guardian – “The case for inclusive capitalism”

There is no contradiction between delivering high returns to investors and addressing society’s most pressing unmet needs.

June 07, 2015

London Evening Standard – “My 10-point plan to save capitalism: Lynn Forester de Rothschild’s fiscal fix”

Corruption, cronyism, banking greed and Swiss schemes: is our economic system at breaking point? We outline Lynn Forester de Rothschild’s fiscal fix.

June 07, 2015

The Economist – “Lady Lynn Forester de Rothschild on Capitalism and Society”

Lady Lynn Forester de Rothschild, Chief Executive Officer of E.L. Rothschild, discusses capitalism and society in the year ahead with The Economist’s Daniel Franklin.

May 29, 2015

The Telegraph – “Prince Charles: reform capitalism to save the planet”

Prince Charles argues that a fundamental transformation of global capitalism is needed in order to tackle climate change. “The primary purpose of capitalism should surely be to serve the wider long…

May 29, 2015

The Economist – “Inside job, Criticism of the financial sector from an unexpected source”

The Economist discusses the remarks made by Bank of England Governor Mark Carney at the Conference on Inclusive Capitalism in the context of the recent history of Central Banks and the financial sector.

May 29, 2015

NY Times – “Capitalism Eating Its Children”

NY Times Columnist Roger Cohen outlines the remarks made by Bank of England Governor Mark Carney at the Conference on Inclusive Capitalism. Mark Carney describes the failures of Capitalism as it exists…

May 29, 2015

The Financial Times – “Mark Carney warns of dangers of growing inequality”

The Financial Times discusses the remarks made by Bank of England Governor Mark Carney at the Conference on Inclusive Capitalism, highlighting salient points that the Governor made around inequality,…

May 29, 2015

The Guardian – “IMF chief says banks haven’t changed since financial crisis”

The Guardian discusses the remarks made by Christine Lagarde, the Managing Director of the IMF, at the Conference on Inclusive Capitalism. Ms. Lagarde warns that excessive risk-taking and persistent…

May 29, 2015

The Financial Times, “Larry Summers on inequality and Piketty”

Former US Treasury Secretary Larry Summers discusses his views on rising inequality and the role of government in making capitalism more inclusive. Click here to watch the video footage.

May 29, 2015

The Telegraph: “Lady de Rothschild: Inclusive capitalism is an oxymoron”

Lady de Rothschild remarks that capitalism should by definition be inclusive, but today inclusive capitalism has unfortunately become “an oxymoron.” She shares her views on various aspects of making…

May 29, 2015

CNBC: “How can we deliver inclusive capitalism?”

Lady de Rothschild makes the case that the threshold question in Capitalism today is “not about rebalancing what’s there, but instead how we can get greater growth and grow the pie.” She argues that…

May 29, 2015

The Financial Times Channel on YouTube: “Lionel Barber on inclusive capitalism”

Lionel Barber, Editor of the Financial Times, shares his thoughts on inclusive capitalism. He touches on the need to share the benefits of capitalism, the role of business leaders in doing so, and the…

May 29, 2015

BBC Newsnight – “Is there a future for Capitalism”?

Zanny Minton Beddoes, Economics Editor of The Economist, and Sir Charlie Mayfield, Chairman of the John Lewis Partnership, discuss various aspects of inclusive capitalism, including the impact of technology…