Food Commodity Speculation
ICCR’s Principles for Responsible Investment in Food Commodities: ICCR’s guidelines for institutional investors looking to responsibly invest in commodities.
Commodity Investing by Institutional Investors: An Agent-Principal Conflict. ICCR hosted this webinar by Mike Masters and David Frank in December of 2013 for investors.
Hedging Against Hunger: ICCR hosted a webinar illustrating the risks of over-speculation in food commodities, highlighting how the practice leads to dangerous spikes in global food prices. Listen as multiple stakeholders share their insights (Note: webinar must be viewed in the web browser Internet Explorer to function properly).
If you represent an institution, this draft resolution on responsible food commodities investments may be of interest to your investment committee.