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April 12, 2016

GABV eZine_Spring 2016

GABV eZine_Spring 2016 We’ve got the launch of the GABV Annual Report 2015, Building Banking on Values radio show, the world’s first Massive Open Online Course, CEO insights; blogs; member campaign highlights; a Scorecard collaboration, and GABV people powering change. We hope you enjoy the issue. If you’d like to contribute please email the editor, Linda […]

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April 6, 2016

GABV Launches Radio Series With VoiceAmerica

Building Banking on Values Radio Show It’s official, the #BankingOnValues movement is growing and global. VoiceAmerica Talk Radio Network, the world’s leading producer, distributor, and online broadcaster of original live and on demand talk radio programming worldwide, has teamed up with the Global Alliance for Banking on Values to take a behind the scenes look […]

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April 5, 2016

GABV Member Offer: Sustainable Banking by Olaf Weber

GABV member & partner offer: 30% discount Sustainable Banking introduces business leaders and students to the many ways in which financial institutions can manage their environmental and social impact and meet the needs of the current generation without compromising the needs of future generations. Olaf Weber and Blair Feltmate go beyond the business case for […]

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March 31, 2016

GABV Supports MIT in Launch of World’s First #BankingOnValues Massive Open Online Course

ZEIST, THE NETHERLANDS, MARCH 31, 2016. In a bid to create a wave of change in the professional world of banking, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) will launch the world’s first Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) on April 19 based on the concept of #BankingOnValues. Titled ‘Just’ Money: Banking as If Society Mattered, the five-week […]

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March 30, 2016

Member Campaigns & Initiatives

Alternative Bank Schweiz (Switzerland) The Alternative Bank Schweiz can look back on a good financial year 2015 – both financially and in terms of its social and economic impact. For the first time, it measured its sustainability performance as a bank, and was rated ‘exemplary’ in this area by the Global Alliance for Banking on […]

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March 24, 2016

Social Media Story of the Season

The 2016 GABV Annual Meeting was brought to life on social media. View the Storify sumary. On Tuesday March 8, Her Majesty Queen Máxima of The Netherlands attended a panel discussion It’s Banking But Not As We Know It. Values-based Banking At a Crossroads, during the eighth Annual Meeting of the Global Alliance for Banking […]

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March 24, 2016

People Powering Change

Muhammad Yunus, founder of Grameen Bank, is nominated as a member of the Sustainable Development Goals Advocacy Group (United Nations) …on January 21, at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland. The Advocacy Group will help implement the 2030 Agenda. Learn more. David Korslund, Senior Adviser (GABV), explains how the GABV Scorecard …is a strategic tool […]

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March 24, 2016

#BankingOnValues Blogs

The (still untapped) Power of Innovation Within Banking On Values. Gibran Armijo,Project Director at ISBAN (Spain) ‘When a client switches from a “traditional” bank to a “values-based” one (a.k.a. sustainable or ethical), it’s been said there is nothing to do to try and retain or recover such client because the decision is not based solely […]

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March 24, 2016

From Canada to Uganda: Scorecard Collaboration Crosses Continents

There’s true allegiance in the Global Alliance for Banking on Values and it was seen most recently in a cross continental collaboration between GABV members, Vancity (Canada) and Centenary Bank (Uganda). Taking time out of a one-year sabbatical, Joanne (Jo) Westwood, Vancity’s Accountability Reporting Manager, dedicated a few weeks to help fellow member, Centenary Bank, […]

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March 16, 2016

Rated ‘Exemplary’: Good Result For The Alternative Bank Schweiz

The Alternative Bank Schweiz can look back on a good financial year 2015 – both financially and in terms of its social and economic impact. For the first time, it measured its sustainability performance as a bank, and was rated ‘exemplary’ in this area by the Global Alliance for Banking on Values. Profit for the […]

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