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Bank of America, Wayfair, Join those Saying "No" to Profiting from Family Detention   
June 27, 2019
Source: Forbes - “As shareholders in Bank of America, investors from Interfaith Center on Corporate Responsibility have engaged with executives encouraging them to conduct human rights due diligence, including site visits, to assess the...
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Investors with $34trln demand urgent climate change action   
June 26, 2019
Source: Zawya - The investor letter was signed by the chief executives of the seven founding partners of The Investor Agenda, including the Institutional Investors Group on Climate Change and the United Nations-backed Principles for Responsible...
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Super funds join 'unprecedented' climate action   
June 26, 2019
Source: The Australian Financial Review - The investor letter was signed by the chief executives of the seven founding partners of The Investor Agenda, including the Institutional Investors Group on Climate Change and the United Nations-backed Principles for Responsible...
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Why Pa. State Treasurer Joe Torsella wants Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg to step down as board chair   
June 26, 2019
Source: Pittsburgh City Paper - “If shareholders put up their capital, they should have the same rights,” says Torsella. According to CNBC, last year the Council of Institutional Investors came out supporting the abolition of multiple class listings...
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‘Nuns vs. Guns’ Is a Progressive Gaslighting Con for Bullying Churches   
June 25, 2019
Source: The American Spectator - For-profit activists are using pawns like The Interfaith Center on Corporate Responsibility (ICCR) and Sister Judy Byron to attack gun makers’ credibility among shareholders. ICCR created the ...
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Hermes Pensions Management , owned by the $53.79 billion BT Pension...   
June 24, 2019
Source: Pensions&Investments - Hermes Pensions Management, owned by the $53.79 billion BT Pension Scheme, London, joined the Enhanced Analytics Initiative, pledging to allocate at least 5% of its annual broker commissions to brokerage firms that best analyze ...
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A rising climate challenge to political elites   
June 22, 2019
Source: Missoulian - The Institutional Investors Group on Climate Change is a group of 415 investment firms managing combined assets worth more than twice the size of the entire Chinese economy. In December of 2018 ...
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Parametric Announces New Head of Responsible Investing and the Expansion of the Global Research Team   
June 22, 2019
Source: YAHOO! - Ms. Le Berre earned a B.S. in Economics and Computer Science from Duke University and is a member of the Council of Institutional Investors, where she served as chair of the Corporate Governance ...
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Alphabet shareholders' proposals highlight fair pay, harassment concerns   
June 20, 2019
Source: HR Dive - Shareholders including members of the Interfaith Center on Corporate Responsibility (ICCR) at Google parent company Alphabet Inc. filed what ICCR described as a record 13 proposed resolutions, ranging from concerns over human...
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Norway Will Divest From Coal in Push Against Climate Change   
June 18, 2019
Source: nytimes.com - But divestment decisions from funds like Norway’s are important because they require, as a first step, discussions that once seemed taboo, said Bob Massie, a longtime climate activist and a founder of the Investor Network...
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