ESG

 AllianceBernstein Shares Insights on Low Volatility Investment Opportunities to Manage Post-Covid Uncertainty

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Thursday, August 18, 2022 - 1:53am

Amidst this unsettling shifting backdrop, investors may be wondering how to manage the resulting volatility within their portfolios or whether they should remain invested.

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  • Amidst this unsettling shifting backdrop, investors may be wondering how to manage the resulting volatility within their portfolios or whether they should remain invested.
  • Global investment management and research firm, AllianceBernstein (AB), says that exiting a rocky market instead of sticking it out may lead to worse results for nervous investors.
  • AllianceBernstein finds that stocks of quality companies with stable performance patterns, and that are trading at attractive prices are a good way to navigate volatility.
  • By centralising ESG research, sharing insights across offices and tracking engagement, AllianceBernstein hopes to drive better investment outcomes for its clients.

Williams-Sonoma, Inc. announces release date for second quarter 2022 results: Wednesday, August 24th, 2022

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Wednesday, August 17, 2022 - 9:15pm

Williams-Sonoma, Inc. (NYSE: WSM) announced today that it will release its second quarter 2022 results on Wednesday, August 24th, 2022 after the market close.

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  • Williams-Sonoma, Inc. (NYSE: WSM) announced today that it will release its second quarter 2022 results on Wednesday, August 24th, 2022 after the market close.
  • Following the release via the wire services, the Company will host a conference call beginning at 5:00 PM Eastern Time, which can be accessed at http://ir.williams-sonomainc.com/events .
  • Following the call, a replay of the webcast will be available at http://ir.williams-sonomainc.com/events beginning at 6:15 PM Eastern Time on Wednesday, August 24th, 2022.
  • From our factories to your home, were united in a shared purpose to care for our people and our planet.

FGA Applauds 19 Attorneys General for Taking a Stance Against BlackRock's Far-Left Corporate Governance

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Wednesday, August 17, 2022 - 9:00pm

NAPLES, Fla., Aug. 17, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- This month, 19 state attorneys general wrote a letter to BlackRock CEO Larry Fink challenging the company's environmental, social, and governance (ESG) investment criteria. BlackRock is an asset management firm with around $10 trillion in assets under management and is a global leader in advancing 'woke' ESG propaganda.

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  • The Foundation for Government Accountability (FGA) applauds the 19 state attorneys general for taking a bold stance against radical corporate governance and for protecting economic freedom in their respective states.
  • NAPLES, Fla., Aug. 17, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- This month, 19 state attorneys general wrote a letter to BlackRock CEO Larry Fink challenging the company's environmental, social, and governance (ESG) investment criteria.
  • BlackRock is an asset management firm with around $10 trillion in assets under management and is a global leader in advancing 'woke' ESG propaganda.
  • The Foundation for Government Accountability (FGA) applauds these state leaders for taking a bold stance against radical leftist corporate governance and for protecting economic freedom in their respective states.

Teleperformance's 12th Annual For Fun Festival Art Competition is Now Open to the Public

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Wednesday, August 17, 2022 - 8:29pm

PARIS, Aug. 17, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Teleperformance, a leading global group in digitally integrated business services, has opened its art submissions to the public for its For Fun Festival, the annual contest that celebrates diversity and talent throughout Teleperformance in the categories of art, music, dance and TP Originals. Now in its 12th year, the 2022 For Fun Festival was held in the Metaverse for the first time in April and began with a performance by Grammy award-winner Norah Jones who recorded an exclusive video for the festival singing her famous hit "Don't Know Why."

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  • Mae Oclarit from the Philippines and Edison Gabriel from Colombia were the first two finalists selected for the For Fun Festival's music category.
  • For the art category, Teleperformance partnered with multimedia artist LeDania who is known for her vibrant graffiti murals.
  • LeDania created an exclusive digital art piece for the For Fun Festival.
  • To learn more about Teleperformance's For Fun Festival visit https://teleperformance.com/for-fun-festival and follow Teleperformance on Twitter: @teleperformance.

JTC Americas Announces Virtual Event on Tax-Advantaged Investing

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Wednesday, August 17, 2022 - 7:05pm

SAN JOSE, Calif., Aug. 17, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Fund administration leader JTC Americas has announced an in-depth virtual forum on the state of tax-advantaged investing in 2022. The event is scheduled for August 24th, 2022, and will be presented virtually so attendees can join from around the country. Titled "Innovative Strategies for Tax-Advantaged Investing," the webinar will focus on methods for deferring taxes on capital gains, including Opportunity Zones and 1031 Like-Kind Exchanges.

Key Points: 
  • SAN JOSE, Calif., Aug. 17, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Fund administration leader JTC Americas has announced an in-depth virtual forum on the state of tax-advantaged investing in 2022.
  • The event is scheduled for August 24th, 2022, and will be presented virtually so attendees can join from around the country.
  • Titled "Innovative Strategies for Tax-Advantaged Investing," the webinar will focus on methods for deferring taxes on capital gains, including Opportunity Zones and 1031 Like-Kind Exchanges .
  • JTC Americas, the North American arm of JTC, is a leader in specialty financial administration, serving US markets characterized by high administrative complexity, elevated transaction security needs, and challenging compliance requirements.

Ethos Asset Management Inc., USA Announces Deal with AOi Energy, Brazil, Analytical Organic Chemistry and Research Specialists

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Wednesday, August 17, 2022 - 6:58pm

SAN DIEGO, Aug. 17, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, ETHOS ASSET MANAGEMENT INC USA, announced a new long-term financing partnership with AOi Energy Ltda. Ethos has committed to providing significant capital that will continue for several years.

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  • SAN DIEGO, Aug. 17, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, ETHOS ASSET MANAGEMENT INC USA , announced a newlong-term financing partnership with AOi Energy Ltda.
  • Ms Tikae Takaki, Founder and Director of AOi Energy Ltda., stated,
    "We thank Ethos Asset Management Inc., USA, for the confidence in AOi Energy and its management team.
  • "I'm pleased to be an Ethos Senior Associate, with my Ethos Associate partner Leonardo Hargreaves, we had the opportunity to structure this financing for the AOI Energy project.
  • It is committed to technological development, as well as aims to build and maintain a relationship with customers and partners.

ArcLight Announces Launch of Energy Retailer, OnPoint Energy

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Wednesday, August 17, 2022 - 5:30pm

BOSTON, Aug. 17, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- ArcLight Capital Partners, LLC ("ArcLight") announced the formation of OnPoint Energy, LLC ("OnPoint"), a newly formed retail electric provider, focused on residential, commercial and industrial retail electricity solutions initially serving the ERCOT market.

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  • BOSTON, Aug. 17, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- ArcLight Capital Partners, LLC ("ArcLight") announced the formation of OnPoint Energy, LLC ("OnPoint"), a newly formed retail electric provider, focused on residential, commercial and industrial retail electricity solutions initially serving the ERCOT market.
  • "ArcLight is excited to partner with the OnPoint team to enter the retail market," said Carter Ward, Partner at ArcLight.
  • ArcLight is a leading private equity firm focused on energy, infrastructure and energy transitions with a successful long-term track record.
  • Through its large infrastructure portfolio, ArcLight is focused on providing decarbonizing energy solutions with a strong ESG focus.

Crown Electrokinetics Announces Initial Purchase Orders for its Smart Window Inserts™ to be Deployed in Two Buildings in the San Francisco Bay Area

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Wednesday, August 17, 2022 - 3:15pm

The Smart Window Inserts will be delivered after Crowns first-generation production line comes into operation this fall.

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  • The Smart Window Inserts will be delivered after Crowns first-generation production line comes into operation this fall.
  • The Inserts will be deployed in two buildings located in the San Francisco Bay Area.
  • Doug Croxall, CEO of Crown, These purchase orders for our Smart Window Inserts are a confirmation of years of hard work by the entire team at Crown.
  • While this represents the first purchase order of our Smart Window Inserts, we know they will not be the last.

An Impact Company Committed to Improving the Health of Patients Worldwide, MedinCell Publishes Its 2021-2022 ESG Annual Report

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Wednesday, August 17, 2022 - 5:00pm

It is a virtuous process of continuous improvement at all levels of the company.

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  • It is a virtuous process of continuous improvement at all levels of the company.
  • This year, we implemented an ESG committee at the highest level of governance to guarantee the sustainability of our commitment.
  • We have also improved our extra-financial performance by working on several topics such as transparency, environment, corporate governance, and ethics.
  • MedinCell collaborate with tier one pharmaceuticals companies and foundations to improve Global Health through new therapeutic options.

Bestselling Author and Activist Glennon Doyle to Join the Mainstage at Blackbaud's bbcon 2022 Virtual Conference

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Wednesday, August 17, 2022 - 3:05pm

CHARLESTON, S.C., Aug. 17, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Blackbaud (NASDAQ: BLKB), the world's leading cloud software company powering social good, today announced that New York Times bestselling author, podcast host, nonprofit founder and activist Glennon Doyle will join the mainstage at bbcon 2022 Virtual, the tech conference for good. This year's conference will take place Oct. 17–18 and will again be free and virtual, making the event globally accessible. Doyle will participate in a keynote conversation during the opening session.

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  • The Tech Conference for Good Will Take Place Oct. 1718 as a Free, Virtual Event
    CHARLESTON, S.C., Aug. 17, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Blackbaud (NASDAQ: BLKB),the world's leading cloud softwarecompany powering social good, today announced that New York Times bestselling author, podcast host, nonprofit founder and activist Glennon Doyle will join the mainstage at bbcon 2022 Virtual , the tech conference for good.
  • This year's conference will take place Oct. 1718 and will again be free and virtual, making the event globally accessible.
  • Doyle is the author of the number one New York Timesbestseller "Untamed," a Reese's Book Club selection, which has sold over two million copies.
  • bbcon 2022 Virtual is designed to make social good organizations, their teams and their missions stronger and more resilient.