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August 25, 2014 'Green' bonds a hit among corporatesSource: National Multi Media
More global giants are investing in new initiatives to combat climate change. In May, utility company GDF Suez issued a green bond worth 2.5 billion euro, to support its ambitious development strategy in renewable energies and...
August 25, 2014 US gas prices down by 4 cents per gallon, survey saysSource: iStreet Research
US gas prices are down by 4 cents per gallon over the past 2 weeks, while California has experienced 5 cents decrease over the same period.
August 25, 2014 Euro falls, stocks rise on ECB stimulus bet
Yahoo Finance - The euro zone's blue-chip Euro îSTOXXî 50 index was up 1.2 percent to 3,135.38 points after climbing to a three-week high in early deals. Both Germany's DAX (.GDAXI) and France's CAC 40 (.FCHI) gained...
August 24, 2014 Will Yum, Burger King Be Next To Feel Russia's Anger'
Investors Business Daily - "Our basket has dropped by 15% since the beginning of the geopolitical tensions (on 28 February 2014), strongly underperforming the îStoxxî 600." "BP owns a 20% stake in Rosneft, which...
Saving Advice - The îStandard and Poorâsî 500 (S&P 500) is once again flirting with the 2,000 point value falling just 12 points short of achieving this highly anticipated milestone on Friday. While it...
August 22, 2014 Need for Global Energy SecuritySource: World Policy Blog
The development of a sustainable, long-term solution to meeting the world’s energy needs is one of the defining issues of our time. The risks of getting our energy policies wrong are considerable and the consequences large, as...
August 22, 2014 Five top-performing global funds that have justified their fees
FE Trustnet - The fundâs îMSCIî AC World benchmark has gained 71.1 per cent over the ... Rhodes prioritises dividend growth above all else, believing finding companies with îsustainableî policies is...
August 22, 2014 S&P 500 sets record close on signs of healthier economySource: Reuters
U.S. stocks ended higher on Thursday, with the S&P 500 at a record after a flurry of positive economic data, as investors hoped for signs from an annual meeting of central bankers that interest-rate hikes are not imminent.
August 21, 2014 Why social impact investing is going mainstreamSource: PBS NewsHour
During the Vietnam War, two Methodist ministers started an investment fund that purposely excluded weapons manufacturers.
August 21, 2014 Sovereign Bonds Fall With Gold on Fed as European Stocks Climb
Economia e Finanza con Bloomberg - Gold dropped to the lowest price in more than two months and platinum had its longest run of losses since at least 1987. The îStoxxî Europe 600 Index advanced 0.4 percent and...
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