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15 March 2004

Biggest US banks targeted by environmental group

Author: Jonathan Stempel, Reuters

The Rainforest Action Network has sent letters calling on the companies to phase out funding for the oil, gas, mining, and logging industries in endangered ecosystems; reduce funding for greenhouse gas producing industries, and work more closely with...

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29 April 2004

Banks making progress on environment, group says

Author: Jonathan Stempel, Reuters

Many large U.S. banks are making progress toward tightening their lending standards for project financing to address potential environmental risks, according to an environmental group. [refers to Citigroup, Bank of America, JPMorgan Chase, Wachovia,...

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1 May 2004

Report shows 62 cos. removed from FTSE4Good Index for not meeting human rights, environmental criteria

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1 May 2004

[PDF] full report: "FTSE4Good Index series - Criteria development and company engagement programme 2003-2004"

Author: FTSE

[refers to cos. that met new FTSE4Good human rights criteria for resource cos./committed to meet them: BHP Biliton, Shell, BP, BG, Lonmin, Mitsubishi Corp., Norsk Hydro, Statoil, Cosmo Oil, Expro Group, PetroCanada, Repsol. And cos. deleted from index...

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17 May 2004

Bank of America Stiffens Environmental Loan Rules

Author: Jonathan Stempel, Reuters

Bank of America Corp. on Monday joined Citigroup Inc. in tightening lending standards for project financing to address potential environmental risks...The other companies targeted in Rainforest's campaign are Bank One Corp., Goldman Sachs Group Inc.,...

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17 January 2005

Major banks raise money for victims of Asian tsunami [USA]

Author: Richard Burnett, Orlando Sentinel [USA]

[US] Bank officials say the help [for tsunami victims] so far is only the first installment in a broader, long-term effort. [refers to Bank of America, SunTrust Banks, Wachovia]

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13 April 2005

Coke's Colombian controversy

Author: Scott Leith, Atlanta Journal-Constitution

In the United States, a collection of activists — mostly union members and college students...— have steadily gained support for the view that Coke hasn't stopped violence against union organizers [in Colombia]... Coke vehemently denies the claims —...

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12 July 2005

Wells Fargo adopts environmental lending policy [USA]

Author: Jonathan Stempel, Reuters

Wells Fargo & Co., the No. 5 U.S. bank, on Monday said it will tighten its lending standards to address potential environmental risks, but the policy met resistance from an advocacy group that has pushed several banks to be more eco-friendly. ...

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1 September 2005

[PDF] 2005 Corporate Equality Index

Author: Human Rights Campaign

[Rates companies on policies and practices toward gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender employees, consumer & public policy issues....

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17 April 2006

USA: Survey lists "Top 50 Companies for Diversity" - top 5 are Verizon, Con Edison, Coca-Cola, Health Care Service, HBO

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