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24th Mar 2014
Ameren improves 2013 corporate social responsibility report
After engagement with environmental nonprofits As You Sow and the Midwest Coalition for Responsible Investment (MCRI), the St. Louis-based utility Ameren Corporation has released its 2013 Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) report. The new report...
7th Mar 2014
Profit or Health in the Trans-Pacific Partnership?
Members of the Interfaith Center on Corporate Responsibility warn US trade negotiator against expanding tobacco sales and increasing intellectual property rights for medicine. SocialFunds.com -- The November publication by WikiLeaks of a draft text...
24th Feb 2014
Grant Makers Are Ignoring One of Their Most Powerful Tools
By Laura CamposOver the past year, shareholder activists racked up a list of accomplishments that would be the envy of many foundations.They secured agreements from some of the world’s largest companies to set targets for reducing...
24th Feb 2014
Kellogg's vows to only buy 'deforestation-free' palm oil
22nd Feb 2014
JPMorgan Agrees to Report on Governance and Risk Management
21st Feb 2014
Do withdrawn resolutions show greater investor engagement with US banks?
20th Feb 2014
Deal with activists lets JPMorgan avoid battle over chairman
15th Feb 2014
ICCR Publishes 2014 Proxy Resolutions and Voting Guide
10th Feb 2014
Walgreen should join CVS in the no-smoking section
In announcing this month that, as of Oct. 1, CVS Caremark Corp. will no longer carry tobacco products in its 7,600 stores, company President and CEO Larry J. Merlo has acknowledged the obvious incongruity of selling cigarettes and...
1st Feb 2014