Recent and archived press releases follow, together with further information about the GABV and its work…


March 11, 2015

$1 Billion Ambition to Provide Capital for New Banking Paradigm

New Fund with Ambition To Provide $1 Billion Capital for New Banking Paradigm Delivering growth capital globally to real economy banking serving real human needs  PARIS, FRANCE, 11 March 2015: The Sustainability | Finance | Real Economies fund (SFRE, pronounced Sapphire) has been launched. SFRE is the first global open-ended investment company created to deploy substantial […]

November 17, 2014

#BankingOnValues highlights – Ecology Building Society (UK)
See here a sample of the the online coverage from a BBC1 (the national medial channel) presenter.

November 16, 2014

#BankingOnValues highlights – Banco Integral (El Salvador)
See here how member Banco Integral promoted the #bankingonvalues campaign in the local media.
(Language: Spanish)

November 15, 2014

#Banking OnValues highlights – Banca Etica (Italy):

(Language: Italian)

October 30, 2014

#BankingOnValues highlights – Vancity (Canada)
A sample of the #BankingOnValues campaign coverage in Canada includes:


October 29, 2014

#BankingOnValues highlights – (Peru)
Peruvian national TV channel (TV Peru) broadcast this report about the #BankingOnValues campaign. This in the only TV channel in Peru (high viewer reach in the country), and the report was also shown in the main evening news programme.

October 24, 2014

#BankingOnValues highlights – Triodos Bank (Spain)
A sample of what was covered in Spain includes the corporate blog, Somos Triodos, that published an article about the GABV and the action (“For a global change: banking on values on the 5 continents”) and a contribution to the online version of El País (Spain’s leading newspaper) #BankingOnValues Day: the world demands ethical banking” on one of its associated blogs on 23 October.

July 28, 2014

Vancity and the Vatican
Vancity CEO, Tamara Vrooman talks fairer finance with the Pope.

July 23, 2014

Trust Across America-Trust Around the World
Trust: The Direct Route to Profitability
Why high levels of trust mean low costs for US companies.

July 23, 2014

Are ethical banks more profitable than traditional banks?
(Please note that this article is available in French only)

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