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Progress on share buyback programme

Tuesday, October 26, 2021 - 7:00am

The purpose of ING Bank is empowering people to stay a step ahead in life and in business.

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  • The purpose of ING Bank is empowering people to stay a step ahead in life and in business.
  • ING Banks more than 57,000 employees offer retail and wholesale banking services to customers in over 40 countries.
  • ING Group shares are listed on the exchanges of Amsterdam (INGA NA, INGA.AS), Brussels and on the New York Stock Exchange (ADRs: ING US, ING.N).
  • ING Group shares are included in major sustainability and Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) index products of leading providers STOXX, Morningstar and FTSE Russell.

Healthcare Realty Trust Releases Its Third Annual Corporate Responsibility Report and 2021 GRESB Survey Rankings

Monday, October 25, 2021 - 10:00pm

NASHVILLE, Tenn., Oct. 25, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Healthcare Realty Trust Incorporated (NYSE:HR) today released its third annual Corporate Responsibility Report covering Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) initiatives and accomplishments.

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  • NASHVILLE, Tenn., Oct. 25, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Healthcare Realty Trust Incorporated (NYSE:HR) today released its third annual Corporate Responsibility Report covering Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) initiatives and accomplishments.
  • The report outlines the Companys progress towards its stated Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) in alignment with the U.N.
  • The report also includes disclosures that align with the Sustainability Accounting Standards Board (SASB) Standards.
  • Additionally, Healthcare Realty received a GRESB Public Disclosure rating of "A", ranking first out of a peer group of 10 healthcare real estate companies with respect to transparency of public reporting of sustainability practices.

IBD Names the 100 Best ESG Companies of 2021

Monday, October 25, 2021 - 3:00pm

Investors Business Daily (IBD), a leading financial news and research organization, today announced the results of its third annual Best ESG Companies list.

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  • Investors Business Daily (IBD), a leading financial news and research organization, today announced the results of its third annual Best ESG Companies list.
  • IBDs 100 Best ESG Companies honors overall leaders as well as the top three companies in nine categories.
  • All of IBDs Best 100 ESG Companies of 2021 mix profitability with ethical and social responsibility.
  • To come up with this list, IBD first screened Dow Jones ESG ratings, which included more than 6,000 companies.

BlockFi and Neuberger Berman Partner to Expand Range of Crypto Asset Management Solutions

Monday, October 25, 2021 - 1:30pm

As crypto assets continue to grow and develop, clients will seek solutions from firms that have demonstrated investment leadership and a deep understanding of the asset class.

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  • As crypto assets continue to grow and develop, clients will seek solutions from firms that have demonstrated investment leadership and a deep understanding of the asset class.
  • BlockFi | nb will seek to deliver on this objective, initially by offering crypto access solutions.
  • BlockFi | nb's crypto access solutions will exist alongside Neuberger Berman's growing suite of actively managed crypto strategies and BlockFi's retail and institutional crypto solutions.
  • "BlockFi | nb combines the crypto expertise of BlockFi with the institutional rigor of Neuberger Berman.

Hudson Pacific Properties Earns Top Recognition in 2021 GRESB Assessment for ESG Leadership

Monday, October 25, 2021 - 2:00pm

Hudson Pacific Properties, Inc. (NYSE: HPP) today announced that it has earned top honors in the 2021 Global Real Estate Sustainability Benchmark (GRESB) Real Estate Assessment for its ESG accomplishments.

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  • Hudson Pacific Properties, Inc. (NYSE: HPP) today announced that it has earned top honors in the 2021 Global Real Estate Sustainability Benchmark (GRESB) Real Estate Assessment for its ESG accomplishments.
  • We are incredibly proud to be recognized by GRESB as an ESG leader in our industry, said Victor Coleman, Chairman and CEO of Hudson Pacific.
  • Hudson Pacific has been widely recognized for its industry leadership in sustainability.
  • The 2021 GRESB recognitions reflect Hudson Pacifics commitmentfrom our Board of Directors to frontline employeesto leadership in sustainability, said Natalie Teear, Senior Vice President of Innovation, Sustainability and Social Impact at Hudson Pacific.

Ribbon Issues 2020 Global Sustainability Report

Monday, October 25, 2021 - 1:00pm

PLANO, Texas, Oct. 25, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Ribbon Communications Inc. (Nasdaq: RBBN), a global provider of real time communications software and IP optical networking solutions to service providers, enterprises, and critical infrastructure sectors, today announced the publication of its latest Global Sustainability Report, which covers its Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) performance in 2020 and early 2021.

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  • PLANO, Texas, Oct. 25, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Ribbon Communications Inc. (Nasdaq: RBBN), a global provider of real time communications software and IP optical networking solutions to service providers, enterprises, and critical infrastructure sectors, today announced the publication of its latest Global Sustainability Report , which covers its Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) performance in 2020 and early 2021.
  • Ribbon Communications (Nasdaq: RBBN) delivers communications software, IPand optical networking solutions to service providers, enterprises and critical infrastructure sectors globally.
  • For further information regarding risks and uncertainties associated with Ribbon Communications' business, please refer to the "Risk Factors" section of Ribbon Communications' most recent annual or quarterly report filed with the SEC.
  • While Ribbon Communications may elect to update forward-looking statements at some point, Ribbon Communications specifically disclaims any obligation to do so.

Viasat Releases Inaugural Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) Report

Monday, October 25, 2021 - 1:00pm

CARLSBAD, Calif., Oct. 25, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Viasat Inc. (NASDAQ: VSAT), a global communications company, today announced it issued its inaugural Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) report, detailing the Company's ESG strategy, initiatives and key performance metrics.

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  • CARLSBAD, Calif., Oct. 25, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Viasat Inc. (NASDAQ: VSAT), a global communications company, today announced it issued its inaugural Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) report, detailing the Company's ESG strategy, initiatives and key performance metrics.
  • Leading with integrity:Viasat employs robust corporate governance frameworks, which have built a long-standing history oftrust among itsstakeholders.
  • To learn more aboutViasat, visit: www.viasat.com , go to Viasat'sCorporate Blog , or follow the Company on social media at: Facebook , Instagram , LinkedIn , Twitter or YouTube .
  • Viasat, the Viasat logo and the Viasat signal are registered trademarks of Viasat, Inc. All other product or company names mentioned are used for identification purposes only and may be trademarks of their respective owners.

Ribbon Issues 2020 Global Sustainability Report

Monday, October 25, 2021 - 1:00pm

PLANO, Texas, Oct. 25, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Ribbon Communications Inc. (Nasdaq: RBBN), a global provider of real time communications software and IP optical networking solutions to service providers, enterprises, and critical infrastructure sectors, today announced the publication of its latest Global Sustainability Report, which covers its Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) performance in 2020 and early 2021.

Key Points: 
  • PLANO, Texas, Oct. 25, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Ribbon Communications Inc. (Nasdaq: RBBN), a global provider of real time communications software and IP optical networking solutions to service providers, enterprises, and critical infrastructure sectors, today announced the publication of its latest Global Sustainability Report , which covers its Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) performance in 2020 and early 2021.
  • Ribbon Communications (Nasdaq: RBBN) delivers communications software, IPand optical networking solutions to service providers, enterprises and critical infrastructure sectors globally.
  • For further information regarding risks and uncertainties associated with Ribbon Communications' business, please refer to the "Risk Factors" section of Ribbon Communications' most recent annual or quarterly report filed with the SEC.
  • While Ribbon Communications may elect to update forward-looking statements at some point, Ribbon Communications specifically disclaims any obligation to do so.

Kinder Morgan Issues 2020 Environmental, Social and Governance Report

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 9:30pm

Kinder Morgan, Inc. (NYSE: KMI) announced today the publication of its 2020 Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) report.

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  • Kinder Morgan, Inc. (NYSE: KMI) announced today the publication of its 2020 Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) report.
  • This report further enhances the companys ESG disclosure by including company-wide Scope 1 and Scope 2 GHG emissions and GHG emissions intensity, fulfilling its commitment in the 2017 ESG Report to report this data by 2021.
  • The 2020 report also includes KMIs procurement-related spend with diverse suppliers and expands the disclosure of other metrics such as water usage and contractor safety.
  • The 2020 ESG report is available on the KMI website on the ESG Reports page.

Rodan + Fields Launches NEW Total RF Serum with Refillable Packaging as Part of Sustainability Commitments

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 5:17pm

The launch of Total RF Serum, which uses less packaging and contains 90% recyclable material,2advances its goal of having 75% of its packaging recyclable, refillable and reusable by 2025.

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  • The launch of Total RF Serum, which uses less packaging and contains 90% recyclable material,2advances its goal of having 75% of its packaging recyclable, refillable and reusable by 2025.
  • Total RF Serum's refillable packaging is the most sustainable innovation the brand has launched to date.
  • The inner refillable vial holding the serum is purchased separately after the initial purchase and reduces the amount of total packaging by 74%.
  • The refillable design is projected to save 26,600 pounds of packaging each year.3
    "The Total RF Serum design is an important milestone in our sustainable packaging strategy.