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ESG News Review 21 — 27 June 2014

30 06 2014

Toyota appeared among the most praised companies last week, as it unveiled its first mass-market fuel-cell car, which is due to go on sale in Japan by end-March next year. Ford ranked No. 1 on Interbrand’s 2014 list of the 50 Best Global Green Brands. The George Washington University (GW), American University (AU) and the […]


ESG News Review 31 May – 6 June 2014

10 06 2014

Ford was among the most praised companies last week, as it unveiled its Lightweight Concept vehicle, which uses advanced materials to explore weight-reduction solutions that could improve performance and fuel efficiency while reducing carbon dioxide emissions. Johnson Controls supports the inclusion of energy efficiency and distributed energy systems in the Environmental Protection Agency’s proposed Clean […]


ESG News Review 24 — 30 May 2014

2 06 2014

Nestlé was among the most praised companies last week as it is supporting a new strategy organized by the World Cocoa Foundation to promote sustainability in the cocoa supply chain in Côte d’Ivoire and Ghana; the plan, named ‘CocoaAction’, will help to coordinate and align the sustainability efforts of the world’s largest suppliers and buyers […]


ESG News Review 10 — 16 May 2014

19 05 2014

Dell appeared among the most praised companies last week, as several sources including The Guardian’s Sustainability case studies highlighted its objectives for 2020, including waste-free packaging, reducing its operational carbon footprint by 50% and cutting the energy intensity of its product portfolio by 80%. NiSource released its 2013 Sustainability Report, showing the company’s progress across […]


ESG News Review 8 — 14 March 2014

17 03 2014

Toyota was among the most praised companies last week as it announced a wage increase for its Japan-based workers, responding to calls from Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe. Nestlé published a new report describing its efforts to meet commitments in areas such as nutrition, water, rural development, sustainability and compliance; Nestlé also announced it will […]


BNP / évasion fiscale : Le Monde minimise

5 05 2012

La banque BNP Paribas, qui publiait ses comptes vendredi, était à  l’honneur de la presse, pour…son art de l’évasion fiscale. La raison de ce pointage du doigt ? Un article publié le matin dans Libération qui revenait sur un produit douteux de BNP nommé Luxumbrella. On vous le racontait hier : selon le journaliste de […]


BNP Paribas et FinanCités (groupe PlaNet Finance) s’associent pour soutenir le développement des entreprises dans les quartiers sensibles.

10 02 2009

Pour accompagner FinanCités dans son développement, BNP Paribas s’est engagé à  souscrire à  hauteur d’un montant maximum de 1 million d’euros à  son capital, rejoignant ainsi d’autres établissements financiers qui font déjà  partie des actionnaires fondateurs de FinanCités. Le protocole d’accord signé par BNP Paribas prévoit par ailleurs que le groupe participe au Conseil de […]


BNP PARIBAS à  la recherche d’investisseurs pour la RD Congo

30 01 2009

Le groupe bancaire européen BNP Paribas , né le 23 mai 2000 de la fusion de la Banque nationale de Paris (BNP) et de Paribas, s’est lancée dans la recherche des investisseurs pour la RD Congo. A l’issue des entretiens, jeudi, à  l’Hôtel du gouvernement avec le Premier ministre Adolphe Muzito, M. Hervé Hascoet, responsable […]


BNP Paribas lance l’Observatoire de la Parentalité en entreprise

24 11 2008

Sous le haut patronage et en présence de Xavier BERTRAND, Ministre du Travail, des Relations Sociales, de la Famille et de la Solidarité en présence de Nadine MORANO, Secrétaire d’Etat chargée de la Famille, et de Laurence PARISOT, Présidente du MEDEFSelon l’enquàªte Familles et employeurs réalisée par l’INED et l’INSEE dont les résultats ont été […]


The ethics of banking (and the balance of media)

4 07 2008

A fresh writedown for UBS. An ethical writedown, that is. The below chart compiled by Covalance – an ethical research outfit. As you’ll notice, UBS – generally a poorly behaved child – has been very naughty since mid-April. (…) HSBC, meanwhile, is good as gold. Last year major positive issues regarding the Banking industry have […]