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Supporting Texas Small Businesses Through Retail Revival

Published: Apr 10, 2020 – 07:47 PM EST

Apr. 10 /CSRwire/ - Supporting Texas Small Businesses Through Retail Revival Small businesses are the fabric of our local communities. They create jobs for our neighbors and bring our Main Streets to life. As the world struggles to cope with the coronavirus (COVID-19)...

Stacy’s Pita Chips is Funding Microbusinesses through Whole Planet Foundation

Published: Apr 09, 2020 – 07:29 PM EST

Apr. 09 /CSRwire/ - Stacy's Pita Chips is a repeat annual donor to Whole Planet Foundation in order to make a difference for the world's poorest people who are ready to lift up themselves and their families through microcredit and the chance to...

Investment Support for Communities Hit by COVID-19 Pandemic

Published: Apr 08, 2020 – 11:00 AM EST

Apr. 08 /CSRwire/ - ​Investors are being encouraged to support communities in the developing world who have been affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. Alquity, a London-based investment manager, has launched its 40-40 campaign to improve the lives of 40,000 people at risk from...

PayPal Takes Action to Assist Small Businesses Affected by Coronavirus

Published: Apr 07, 2020 – 11:35 AM EST

SAN JOSE, Calif., Apr. 07 /CSRwire/ - PayPal Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: PYPL) announced a set of relief measures to help its more than 24 million merchants around the world impacted by the coronavirus (COVID-19). The company is waiving certain fees and will be...

Webinar: The Third Era of Integrating ESG Into Investment Processes

Published: Mar 09, 2020 – 02:30 PM EST

As previously seen on the CSRHub blog CSRHub CTO and co-founder, Bahar Gidwani will be leading the BrightTALK webinar The Third Era of Integrating ESG Into Investment Processes on March 10th at 5pm ET. Register for the webinar here. We appear to be...

Fifth Third Accelerates Small Business Loans and Lines of Credit

Published: Mar 09, 2020 – 11:59 AM EST

Mar. 09 /CSRwire/ - Fifth Third Bank, National Association, announced today that it is making it easier for small business owners to apply for loans and lines of credit.* Fifth Third Fast CapitalTM will offer a simple application and, in most cases, approvals...

Beyond Women on Boards: How Gender Lens Investing Can Transform Your Impact Strategy

Published: Mar 09, 2020 – 11:39 AM EST

Beyond Women on Boards: How Gender Lens Investing Can Transform Your Impact Strategy By: Annelise Thim, Manager, Women's Empowerment, BSR and Nandini Hampole, Associate Director, BSR The business case for gender equality and women's empowerment, particularly its critical role as a driver of...

NRG’s CEO Talks Sustainability to Investors

Published: Mar 09, 2020 – 11:32 AM EST

Originally published on Greenbiz Editor's note: The following is adapted from remarks made by Mauricio Gutierrez, president and CEO of NRG, during an earnings call in late February, a rare instance of sustainability issues being front and center during a CEO investor presentation....

3-minute CEO, Marie Dzanis

Published: Mar 02, 2020 – 01:07 PM EST

Originally published by CFA Society UK "One of the things that I like about the asset management business is that its evolving constantly," Dzanis says, pointing to some of the more important trends and themes in the business. A key factor will be...

Getting Serious About SASB – Companies, Investors Are Tuning In. What About Accounting Firms?

Published: Feb 28, 2020 – 05:45 PM EST

Getting Serious About SASB - Companies, Investors Are Tuning In. What About Accounting Firms? The importance of the work over the past several years of the Sustainable Accounting Standards Board in developing industry-specific ESG disclosure recommendations was underscored with the recent letters to...

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