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News by subject: SRI

9 june 2021

10:00
Trousdale Ventures, a privately held investment firm, (www.TrousdaleVC.com), today announced it had invested in Preamble, one of the first platforms to develop software to offer ethical AI to social networks. The seed round will be used to further...

09:47
The governments of Canada and Ontario are investing more than $115.1 million to protect the health, and well- being of residents in 30 municipalities across the Greater Toronto and Hamilton Area (GTHA). Details were provided by the Honourable...

08:38
Patriot Capital, a multi-strategy middle market investment firm, announced today that the firm has become a signatory to the UN's Principles for Responsible Investment (PRI). Implemented by the United Nations Secretary-General, the PRI were developed...

08:00
Greystar Europe Investment Management B.V. (the "Manager") closed ?725 million in equity commitments into its flagship pan-European value-add discretionary vehicle. The vehicle received equity commitments from a diverse group of global institutional...


8 june 2021

08:00
BNY Mellon and Saphyre today announced the firms are working together to utilize AI technology to revolutionize the client experience and substantially automate and expedite client onboarding. This collaboration supports BNY Mellon's OMNISM strategy...


7 june 2021

11:00
The Government of Québec announced an investment of $14.1M, $4M of which will be dedicated to the development of urban services for Indigenous people. This represents a step in the right direction for the improvement of access to support,...

09:00
Bell Partners Inc., one of the nation's leading apartment investment and management companies, has acquired Lenox Springs and Lenox Meadows, two adjacent properties in Austin, Texas, comprising a combined 619 units. The properties, acquired on behalf...


4 june 2021

09:46
This week, Canadians from coast to coast to coast are marking Canadian Environment Week, culminating in virtual events on June 5, World Environment Day. It is our opportunity to appreciate our abundant natural environment and to reflect on the...


2 june 2021

07:30
With a recent CIBC Economics report showing that Canadians could be sitting on as much as $100 billion in savings, CIBC is hosting free webinars on investing to help Canadians achieve their financial ambitions. Taking place on June 9, 2021, at 11...


1 june 2021

13:43
C-PACE Alliance (CPA), a business association that promotes Commercial Property Assessed Clean Energy (C-PACE) financing, announced the winners of its 2020 C-PACE Alliance Awards. ...

10:00
onX, a pioneer in outdoor digital navigation, today launched its "All In For Outdoors" program to celebrate Great Outdoors Month. For the month of June, onX is offering a one-year membership to onX Backcountry?its newest navigation app?on the onX...

09:00
Sir Kensington's, best known for making premium condiments and dressings, today published its inaugural Integrity Report, titled "The Food Fight", which highlights the brand's key environmental, social, and economic focus areas across its value...

08:00
Approximately two-thirds of Los Angeles students from low-income families are still learning remotely, exacerbating a wide COVID-induced learning gap, according to EdSource. To help address this learning disparity, Time4Learning, a top national...

07:17
Fairtrade America is the U.S. member organization of Fairtrade International, an independent, third party certification that betters the lives of farmers and workers in developing countries. Today, Fairtrade America announced it has partnered with...


31 may 2021

10:37
Fiera Capital Corporation ("Fiera Capital" or the "Company"), a leading independent investment management company and the manager of the Fiera Multi-Strategy Income Fund (the "Fund"), today announced that the Fund has invested in the World...

09:02
Chartered Professional Accountants of Canada (CPA Canada) is encouraging leaders from the country's private and public sectors to weigh in on important steps toward establishing a new international sustainability standards board....


28 may 2021

14:45
Tourism is a key component of NWT's economic diversification, but with many travel and public health restrictions still in place, NWT's tourism industry continues to face challenges on the road to recovery. Throughout the pandemic, tourism businesses...

10:00
Today's announcement of $27 million in provincial funding is an acknowledgement of long-standing efforts by the Val-d'Or Native Friendship Centre (VDNFC) and the Regroupement des centres d'amitié autochtones du Québec (RCAAQ) to set up the first...


27 may 2021

15:20
Georgia Power and the Georgia Power Foundation today released their annual Citizenship Report highlighting how the company, its employees and retirees gave back to Georgia communities last year, helping to build a brighter, sustainable future for all...

12:41
Amber Infrastructure Group ('Amber' or the 'Group'), the international infrastructure specialist, announces the expansion of their US renewable energy activities through the launch of Circle Power Renewables - a development company focused on solar,...

09:00
Lochinvar, an industry leader in high-efficiency boilers and water heaters, today announced the 2021 Lochinvar Reveal Event, a virtual experience that will showcase the company's newest product releases with a focus on commercial and heat pump...


26 may 2021

11:15
Frontier Lithium Inc. ("Frontier" or "the Company") aims to become a fully-integrated lithium producer of battery-quality lithium chemicals in North America's Great Lakes region from the PAK Lithium Project, which hosts Ontario's largest and...

10:00
IBM and The Grainger College of Engineering at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign plan to launch a large-scale collaboration designed to increase access to technology education and skill development, and to combine the strengths of academia...

09:00
The Arnold and Mabel Beckman Foundation announced today its 2021 class of Arnold O. Beckman Postdoctoral Fellows in Chemical Sciences, individuals who underscore the Foundation's mission of supporting basic research in the chemical sciences and...

08:31
The Advanced Institute for Plastic Surgery announced today that the City of Temecula had granted it a permit to build a large 54kW solar carport, with construction expected to begin this Summer. The Advanced Institute's building will become a...


25 may 2021

14:57
For the past two seasons, Mountain America Credit Union and the Arizona Coyotes have teamed up to present the "Guiding You Forward" Program, supporting Southwest Human Development's early literacy and assistive technology programs. As the largest...


24 may 2021

10:19
Georgia Power today announced the company and the Georgia Power Foundation are committing to invest $15 million annually from 2021-2025, $75 million over the five-year period, to help advance racial equity and social justice efforts in Georgia. The...


20 may 2021

09:00
Sirius Signal is supporting the Coast Guard Auxiliary Association, (AuxA), with the option of adding a dollar to your checkout total on the Sirius Signal website. This added dollar option will be donated to the recreational boating safety mission of...


19 may 2021

16:03
The Summary: Given the economic impact from the pandemic on underrepresented women of color and job loss, it's never been more urgent to help them find jobs that pay well above minimum wage; Citi Foundation joins NPower as a founding member of...

12:12
Movin'On, the world leading co-innovation ecosystem for a sustainable mobility, created by Michelin in 2017 and gathering today more than 300 public and private organizations, is organizing its annual event from June 1 to 4. The global pandemic has...

09:10
Today, Peet's Coffee®  announced an industry-leading Carbon Neutral Series coffee subscription, enabling consumers to effortlessly offset their carbon footprint over time, all while enjoying a new lineup of always fresh Peet's coffees. The Carbon...


18 may 2021

11:01
Xplornet Communications Inc., Canada's largest rural-focused broadband service provider, launched Xplore 100x10 UNLIMITED service today across 48 rural communities in New Brunswick, offering download speeds up to 100 Mbps and upload speeds up to 10...

09:02
Tealbook, the "Trusted Source of Supplier Data" and EcoVadis, the world's most trusted provider of business sustainability ratings, today announced a new partnership to bring EcoVadis ratings to Tealbook's supplier profiles. The integration will...

08:32
3BL Media has named Stanley Black & Decker to its annual 100 Best Corporate Citizens ranking, recognizing outstanding environmental, social and governance (ESG) transparency and performance among the 1,000 largest, U.S. public companies....


17 may 2021

11:37
Con Edison CEO Timothy Cawley told shareholders in the company's second virtual annual meeting that the company's Clean Energy Commitment is "our way forward" and "will help our planet, our company, and our communities remain sustainable," while also...


14 may 2021

12:00
Serial entrepreneur Blake Johnson announced today that he has made a $25,000 donation to the Los Angeles Mission. The donation will support the nonprofit organization's residential rehabilitation programs and support its fight to end homelessness in...


13 may 2021

09:57
For the eighth season, Mountain America Credit Union committed to donating $50 to Huntsman Cancer Foundation for every 3-point shot made by the Utah Jazz. With the Utah Jazz hitting more than 1,100 3-point shots during the 2020-2021 season, Mountain...

09:00
GroupM, WPP's media investment group, today announced that it has formed the Media Inclusion Initiative, an integrated investment strategy to support and grow diverse and Black-owned media companies and creators, with an initial focus on Black-owned...

08:30
Federated Hermes, Inc. , a global leader in active, responsible investing, announced the launch of the Responsible Investing Institute to train members of the investment community about the topics of responsible investing and role of environmental,...


12 may 2021

09:56
The health and well-being of Canadians are top priorities for the Governments of Canada and the Government of Newfoundland and Labrador. Communities across Canada are on the frontlines of the COVID-19 pandemic, and need immediate assistance to ensure...

08:00
Ideal Ventures, a seed-stage venture capital and private equity company that specializes in investing in companies founded by women and BIPOC (Black, Indigenous, and People of Colour) and that create impactful technology solutions, has appointed...


11 may 2021

15:45
Ascend Performance Materials today published its latest sustainability report highlighting the company's performance and initiatives across three pillars: Empowering People, Innovating Solutions and Operating Without Compromise....

10:55
Bank of America has announced National Disability Institute (NDI) as a recipient of its Neighborhood Builders award in recognition of the organization's work dedicated to the financial health and well-being of people with disabilities and their...

09:30
Today OPTrust released its 2020 Responsible Investing Report, detailing its continued long-term commitment to sustainable investing throughout the volatility of the past year. ...


10 may 2021

14:00
Gilbane Building Company recently held its 13th Annual Gilbane Cares Charity Golf Tournament at the Black Horse Golf Club in Cypress, Texas. More than 225 golfers joined Gilbane and helped raise over $129,000 for local charities including the ACE...

13:30
S&P Global Ratings said today that AEDAS Homes S.A.'s Green Financing Framework is fully aligned with the four components of the Green Bond Principles (GBP) and the four components of the Green Loan Principles (GLP). The Framework Alignment Opinion...

08:38
MerchantMaverick.com, a business product comparison site for small business owners, announced the winners of its inaugural Opportunity Grants Program. Four $10,000 grants were open to Black female entrepreneurs in the United States.  Merchant...


9 may 2021

21:00
The OPEC Fund for International Development (the OPEC Fund) has signed a US$15 million loan in favor of NMB Bank Limited in Nepal for the purpose of financing micro-, small- and medium-sized enterprises (MSMEs) and renewable energy projects. The loan...


6 may 2021

16:28
Manulife today announced a net zero emissions commitment to support climate goals worldwide, recognizing the important role 37,000 employees, 118,000 agents, and over a trillion dollars in assets under management and...

07:11
Fineco today announced funds from AXA Investment Managers (AXA IM) are now available on its investing platform. The addition of funds from the asset manager will further strengthen Fineco's ESG offering, and enable its growing customer base in the...