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Jun 05, 2014, 07:00 ET

2014 Newsweek Green Rankings show improvement in environmental performance disclosure by global firms

Newsweek, together with research partner Corporate Knights Capital, today released the 2014 Newsweek Green Rankings. The Newsweek Green Rankings...

Jan 23, 2013, 10:35 ET

Corporate Knights Announces 'Global 100 Most Sustainable Corporations in the World' at the World Economic Forum in Davos

Corporate Knights, the Toronto-based media and investment research company, announced today its Global 100 list of the world's most sustainable...

Sep 19, 2012, 08:00 ET

Which are the most sustainable countries in the world?

Corporate Knights, the magazine for clean capitalism, will hold a webinar on Thursday, September 27, 2012, to announce its first ever Country...

Sep 18, 2012, 09:15 ET

Who Are the Greenest Presidents in U.S. History?

Prominent environmentalists cast their ballot. Results show environmental protection has strong bi-partisan roots.  Corporate Knights,...

Jan 17, 2006, 00:00 ET

Media Advisory - World's 100 most sustainable companies to be announced at Davos

TORONTO, Jan. 17 /PRNewswire/ - The second annual Global 100 Most Sustainable Corporations in the World listing will be announced on Friday...

Dec 04, 2000, 00:00 ET

Knight Trading Group to Acquire Stake in Track Data Corporation

JERSEY CITY, N.J. and NEW YORK, Dec. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Knight Trading Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: NITE) and Track Data Corporation (Nasdaq: TRAC) today...

Apr 01, 1998, 00:00 ET

Cornerstone Acquires Two Communities

RICHMOND, Va., April 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Cornerstone Realty Income Trust (NYSE: TCR) has purchased two communities: Hampton Pointe, a 304-unit...

Mar 31, 1998, 00:00 ET

Knight Ridder Sells Technimetrics to Thomson

MIAMI, March 31 /PRNewswire/ -- - Knight Ridder (NYSE: KRI) today announced that it has reached an agreement to sell Technimetrics, Inc., its...