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BankTrack paper explores responsibilities of banks allegedly contributing to human rights violations through finance
In this briefing paper, BankTrack examines whether private sector banks may have contributed to adverse human rights impacts through their provision of finance. The paper explores eight cases of human rights abuses and the relationship and...
USA: Corporate Equality Index scores record number of companies full marks for having inclusive policies for LGBT workers
"Expert Views," 17 Nov 2016...
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"4 Canadian financial institutions invested in firms that make cluster bombs: report", 16 June 2016...
Author: Ruth Sullivan, Financial Times
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[PDF] Corporate Equality Index 2012; Rating American Workplaces on Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Equality
Author: Human Rights Campaign Foundation
...[T]he Corporate Equality Index [CEI] represents [how] corporate America...prioritize[s] the protection, recruitment and retention of LGBT [Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender] employees...[S]uccessful U.S. businesses have proven...that LGBT...
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Author: Jerome Taylor, Independent [UK]
British high-street banks…are investing hundreds of millions of pounds in companies that manufacture cluster bombs – despite a growing global ban outlawing the production and trade of the weapons…The Royal Bank of Scotland, Lloyds TSB, Barclays and...
Author: Daniel Brooksbank, Responsible Investor
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