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Jul 18, 2015, 07:00 ET

New York State Carbon Tax Effort Gains Momentum According to Network for Sustainable Financial Markets

 The New York State Carbon Tax effort, led by Sara Hsu of SUNY New Paltz and Mark Dunlea of the Green Education and Legal Fund, has evolved...

Jul 09, 2015, 12:40 ET

Leading Impact Investing, SRI Experts Join The SRI Conference Line-Up

Leading experts on impact investing will be featured here during The SRI Conference (http://www.SRIConference.com) November 3–5, 2015. Among...

Jun 16, 2015, 11:00 ET

Painting The Town Green: The SRI Conference To Explore How Impact Investors Can Help Build "Sustainable Cities"

How can private investors help to "paint the town green" when it comes to building America's sustainable cities? That will be the focus of a major...

Jun 12, 2015, 05:00 ET

MoneyTV with Donald Baillargeon, 6/12

 The big unemployment lie, credit repair, E-Cigs, drone tracking, stock dividends, three-wheel vehicles; this week on MoneyTV with Donald...

May 26, 2015, 08:35 ET

Fox Financial Planning Network Launches AdvisorTouch Symphony

 Fox Financial Planning Network (FFPN) announced today the launch of AdvisorTouch Symphony, the only program of its kind to help financial...

Apr 30, 2015, 15:30 ET

Survey: Financial Professionals Offering Fossil-Fuel-Free Portfolios Nearly Doubled From 2013 To 2015

The number of investment professionals in the U.S. offering fossil fuel-free portfolios to investors nearly doubled—jumping from 22 percent...

Apr 22, 2015, 16:01 ET
People you know. People you trust. Franklin Synergy Bank

Franklin Financial Network Reports Record Earnings and Continued Growth in First Quarter 2015

 Franklin Financial Network, Inc., (NYSE:FSB) the parent company of Franklin Synergy Bank (the "Bank"), today reported consolidated net...

Apr 17, 2015, 05:00 ET

MoneyTV with Donald Baillargeon, 4/17

$2.5 billion Clinton, mobile payments, marijuana business, credit repair, search directories; this week on MoneyTV with Donald Baillargeon. MoneyTV...

Mar 24, 2015, 16:33 ET

Seattle To Host Major "Investing For Impact" Event On March 31st For Area Financial Professionals

Impact investing—the hottest topic today in the world of sustainable, responsible, impact (SRI) investing—will be the focus of an...

Mar 17, 2015, 07:00 ET

New York State Carbon Tax as Preventative Measure against Climate Change

 The Network for Sustainable Financial Markets and Citizens' Climate Lobby of New York City have joined forces to promote a carbon tax for New...

Mar 05, 2015, 11:00 ET

Carbon Tax Proposed for New York State

 The Network for Sustainable Financial Markets (NSFM) last week proposed a New York State Carbon Tax and Refund policy, which would place a...

Mar 02, 2015, 12:45 ET

San Francisco to Host "Investing for Impact" Event on March 12th as First Stop on Five-City U.S. Tour

Impact investing—easily the hottest topic today in the world of Sustainable, Responsible, Impact (SRI) investing—will be the focus of...

Feb 06, 2015, 05:00 ET

MoneyTV with Donald Baillargeon, 2/6

 Obama's Magic Tree, solar, electric vehicles, recycling, oil, health and wellness, medical cannabis, credit; this week on MoneyTV with Donald...

Jan 09, 2015, 05:00 ET

MoneyTV with Donald Baillargeon, 1/9

 Alzheimer's, credit repair, medical marijuana, oil and gas; this week on MoneyTV with Donald Baillargeon. MoneyTV is the internationally...

Jan 08, 2015, 08:30 ET

First Financial Network Completes Spin-Off of Technology Business

 First Financial Network, Inc. (FFN), an industry leading loan sale advisory firm, announced that it has completed the spin-off of its...

Oct 23, 2014, 12:10 ET

Survey: Half Of Surveyed Financial Professionals Have Offered SRI Options To Clients

When it comes to perceptions among financial professionals about sustainable, responsible, impact (SRI) investing, men are from Mars and women are...

Oct 22, 2014, 08:00 ET

Prospect Mortgage, LLC Dismisses Lawsuit Against American Financial Network, Inc. & Former Employees

 American Financial Network, Inc. ("AFN") obtained a victory in its opinion against Prospect Mortgage, LLC ("Prospect"), who sued its former...

Oct 17, 2014, 05:00 ET

MoneyTV with Donald Baillargeon, 10/17

 Economic cost of ebola, health and beauty, marijuana, cloud, water from air, Halloween app, credit repair, wood pellets; this week on MoneyTV...

Sep 24, 2014, 11:23 ET

25th Annual SRI Conference: Drought And Carbon Bubble Risks To Dominate Climate-Related Discussions

 Dangers posed by stranded carbon assets and drought to the bottom lines of investors will be a major focus of The SRI Conference on...

Sep 04, 2014, 13:04 ET

"Early Bird" Registration Extended For 25th Annual SRI Conference

Organizers of The SRI Conference announced today that the "Early bird" registration rate has been extended an additional week through midnight on...