Vanguard

Headquarters in USA

Vanguard website

🔎 Run a search for “Vanguard”

Get RSS feed of these results

All stories

Article
19 November 2008

Cheney, Gonzales Indicted in Texas Prisoner Abuse Case [USA]

Author: Christopher Sherman, The Associated Press

…[A] grand jury has indicted Vice President Dick Cheney and former Attorney General Alberto Gonzales on state charges related to the alleged abuse of prisoners in…federal detention centers…Cheney's indictment on a charge of engaging in an organized...

Read more

Article
8 April 2008

Human Rights and Investor Coalition Pushes Action on Darfur Atrocities by Stockholders of Morgan Stanley, Citigroup, Wells Fargo and JP Morgan Chase

Author: Amnesty International USA

Beginning today and continuing through May 20th, shareholders of four major financial firms -- Morgan Stanley, Citigroup, JP Morgan Chase and Wells Fargo -- are being asked to vote on proposals that will push the firms to use their investment...

Read more

Article
29 February 2008

Vanguard settles racial discrimination case [USA]

Author: Philadelphia Business Journal

The Vanguard Group Inc. has agreed to pay $500,000 to settle a lawsuit brought by the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, EEOC said Friday. The…mutual fund giant did not admit wrongdoing in the settlement, EEOC said. EEOC said Vanguard was accused...

Read more

Article
28 November 2007

Progress Report [responses & link to list of firms that have not responded]

Author: Amnesty International USA

Scroll down to find out how particular investment firms are responding to our request that they use their influence to support human rights in Sudan....

Read more

Story
28 November 2007

Socially responsible shareholders file resolutions with 6 US finance firms invested in companies linked to Sudan over Darfur

See full story

Story
1 November 2007

Amnesty USA & investor coalition calls on banks that own stock in oil companies in Sudan to press for change change in Darfur

See full story

Article
8 September 2007
+ Français - Hide

Author: Abid Aslam, IPS News (Inter Press Service)

Des activistes ont lancé une tentative pour couvrir de honte certaines des plus grandes sociétés d'investissement du monde [qui ont investit dans des] firmes pétrolières chinoises qu'ils accusent de complicité dans ce que le gouvernement des Etats-Unis...

Read more

Article
5 September 2007

Finance: Darfur Groups Ask U.S. Funds to Drop Chinese Oil Majors

Author: Abid Aslam, IPS News (Inter Press Service)

Activists have launched a bid to shame some of the world's largest mutual fund companies into dumping Chinese oil majors they accuse of complicity in what the U.S. government calls genocide in western Sudan's Darfur region... Activists want U.S.-based...

Read more

Story
5 September 2007

US mutual funds urged to divest from CNPC, PetroChina over Darfur - includes companies' responses

See full story

Article
25 August 2004

As Mutual Funds Prepare to Reveal Proxy Votes, Guideline Disclosure Acts as Acid Test [USA]

Author: William Baue, SocialFunds.com

This Tuesday, August 31, 2004, is the deadline for mutual funds to file form N-PX...disclosing how they voted the proxy ballots of the companies held in their portfolios..."It will be interesting to see how many fund complexes that say they evaluate...

Read more