September 23, 2019 The Corporate Social Responsibility Newswire

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Cereplast Raises $14.5 Million in New Equity Capital

Posted: Jun 21, 2007 – 09:12 AM EST

Jun. 21 /CSRwire/ - HAWTHORNE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--June 21, 2007--Cereplast, Inc. (OTCBB:CERP), manufacturer of proprietary bio-based renewable plastics, announced today that it has received $14.5 million in new capital through a private placement of common stock from a group of leading "green" institutional funds,...

ICValue's Model Portfolio Exceeds Five of Six SRI Funds

Posted: Jun 18, 2007 – 03:30 PM EST

Jun. 18 /CSRwire/ - OXFORD, OH - June 15, 2007 - ICValue announced today that its 60-Stock Model Portfolio outperformed five of six comparable socially responsible investment funds during 2006. A comparison of one-year and five-year returns for the period ending 12/31/2006 shows...

IW Financial Conflict Securities Advisory Group Partner to Offer First Comprehensive Solution to Iran, Sudan and Other Terrorism Divestment Issues

Posted: Jun 15, 2007 – 10:00 AM EST

Research, analytics, and services address divestment and engagement requirements for asset managers, institutional investors and plan sponsors

Calvert Launches Global Alternative Energy Fund; Survey Shows "Disconnect" Between Individuals' Views On Climate, Alternative Energy Investing and Their Portfolios

Posted: Jun 14, 2007 – 12:43 PM EST

Jun. 14 /CSRwire/ - BETHESDA, MD- June 14, 2007- Calvert, a leader in socially and environmentally responsible investing, has launched the Calvert Global Alternative Energy Fund (Ticker: CGAEX) and is releasing the findings of a national survey that indicates a majority of U.S....

Gabelli SRI Fund Inc. Launched by Gabelli Funds

Posted: Jun 05, 2007 – 09:00 AM EST

Jun. 05 /CSRwire/ - June 5, 2007- Gabelli Funds, LLC is pleased to announce the initial public offering of The Gabelli SRI Fund Inc., the firm’s first socially responsible open-end investment company. Gabelli Funds, LLC, the adviser, is a subsidiary of GAMCO Investors,...

LOHAS 11 Forum Reveals "Green" Consumer Marketplace Could Quadruple, Reaching $845 Million by 2015

Posted: May 29, 2007 – 11:23 AM EST

Many Predictions and Announcements Mark Next Steps in Sustainable Business Growth

IMN Announces Sixth Annual European Summit on Corporate Governance & Responsible Investment

Posted: May 24, 2007 – 04:15 PM EST

May 24 /CSRwire/ - NEW YORK, NY- May 24, 2007 – Information Management Network (IMN), a division of Euromoney/Institutional Investor, announces the Sixth Annual European Summit on Corporate Governance and Responsible Investment. This event will be held in conjunction with the Scandinavian Institutional...

Target is Batting Zero When It Comes to Shareholder Engagement This Proxy Season

Posted: May 23, 2007 – 09:30 AM EST

May 23 /CSRwire/ - May 23, 2007- Institutional and faith-based shareholders have tried to engage Target on a number of shareholder issues during this proxy season including the phase out of PVC-packaging and healthcare reform. "Target is batting zero this proxy season when...

Shareholder Resolution at Hasbro Encourages Company to Replace Toxic Chemicals in Consumer Products

Posted: May 22, 2007 – 11:59 PM EST

May 22 /CSRwire/ - PAWTUCKET, RI- May 22, 2007- A shareholder resolution at the upcoming annual meeting of Hasbro (HAS) on May 24 encourages the company to reduce and eliminate toxic chemicals in the products it sells. The $105 billion New York City...

ICValue Releases Performance Results for its 60-Stock Portfolio

Posted: May 22, 2007 – 04:30 PM EST

May 22 /CSRwire/ - OXFORD, OH – May 22, 2007- ICValue, Inc. just released updated performance statistics for its 60-Stock Enviro-enhanced Portfolio compared to the S&P Global 100 and S&P 500 With completion of environmental performance reviews for over 200 companies, ICValue Inc....



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