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Our News

Learn about Alliance and member news, blogs, campaigns and initiatives.

 

September 1, 2015

GABV Member Offer – Nine Visions Book Discount (Sept. 2015)

Values-based banking and the Global Alliance for Banking on Values are profiled in a book launching September 2015, Nine Visions of Capitalism: Unlocking the Meanings of Wealth Creation, that calls capitalist leaders to account. This important book examines the values essential to wealth creation. Some of the world’s most successful Capitalist economies have absorbed very different values from […]

September 1, 2015

Member Campaigns and Initiatives

ABS (Switzerland) ABS offered a new share programme for customers. “Our share capital is the foundation on which we lend. The stronger this foundation is, the more meaningful projects and companies we can finance.” Up to 950 environmental and social projects and companies are financed through ABS. Many of them would not have been possible without customer commitment. […]

September 1, 2015

#BankingOnValues Blogs

Everyone is Entitled to Be A Banker: Jason Spicer, Lily Steponaitis (MIT, USA)  We had the privilege of spending last week in Paris, France, housed at the offices of Crédit Coopératif, which is perhaps the largest cooperative, values-based business bank in the world. With total assets under management (AUM) in excess of $25B, the bank […]

September 1, 2015

Support the #BankingOnValues Campaign (October 22)

On October 22 we’re calling on all members to join the second international #BankingOnValues campaign. The initiative is led by the GABV but developed by our members, and for our members. In particular, we’re calling on all co-workers actively involved in the Alliance, like CEO’s, participants in the Leadership Academy, partners, and experts in our GABV Communities of […]

August 31, 2015

GABV Featured in New Book: Nine Visions of Capitalism

Values-based banking and the Global Alliance for Banking on Values are profiled in a book launching September 2015, Nine Visions of Capitalism: Unlocking the Meanings of Wealth Creation, that calls capitalist leaders to account. This important book examines the values essential to wealth creation. Some of the world’s most successful Capitalist economies have absorbed very different values from […]

In the Press

Learn about how we’re making the new headlines.

June 25, 2015

Banking Day (Australia): The GABV has signed up three new members.

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June 22, 2015

Bloomberg Business: City First Bank of DC, Ekobanken, Southern Bancorp join Global Alliance for Banking on Values.

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New Thinking

Read opinion pieces from sustainable banking’s leading thinkers and practitioners...

September 1, 2015

Marcos Eguiguren, GABV (The Netherlands): Singing Our Way to Positive GDP

Just a few weeks ago I attended ​​a concert by a seniors choral society in...


September 1, 2015

Rumee Ali, BRAC International (Bangladesh): Is Microfinance the Silver Bullet for Poverty Alleviation?

Multilateral development banks and organisations all over the world look to the contribution of non-governmental...


Events

Find out where GABV members have been speaking, what they’ve been saying and important upcoming events...

27 May 2015

December 2015 GABV Events Calendar

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November 2015 GABV Events Calendar

27 May 2015

October 2015 GABV Events Calendar

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September 2015 GABV Events Calendar

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27 May 2015

2015 GABV Events Calendar

15 Apr 2015

Webinar: Carry your cash (Beneficial State Bank), April 15

1 Apr 2015

2015 GABV Annual Meeting News, Photos, Press Launch

12 Feb 2015

Banking on Values: the new financial revolution, 11 March, 2015 (Paris, France)

1 Dec 2014

GABV Annual Member Meeting, 11-13 March 2015

The next GABV annual meeting will be hosted by members, Credit Cooperatif, in Paris from 11 to 13 March 2015.

8 Oct 2014

2015 Summer School on Social Banking, 5-10 July, Germany

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29 Jul 2014

6th European Forum "Co-operative banks and SMEs", 1 Dec, Brussels

A dialogue between bankers, SME representatives and regulators. Click here for more.

22 Jul 2014

Expo Milano 2015, 1 May - 31 October, Milan

An opportunity for civil society organisations to showcase their best practices, values and successes.

17 Apr 2014

Convergences World Forum 8-10 September 2014

Convergences is an international platform building new connections between public, private, and civil society to alleviate poverty.

15 Apr 2014

Institute for Social Banking Summer School 5-10 July 2014

'The Place of the Citizen in Banking'

14 Apr 2014

Child and Youth Finance Summit: 'A Chance for Change', 23 May 2014

High-level meeting to be held at UN Headquarters in New York.

4 Mar 2014

2014 Melbourne Conference 4-6 March 2014

GABV Annual Meeting

8 Jan 2014

Greenpeace Board Meeting 8 January 2014

The GABV Secretariat and Board of Greenpeace International will exchange plans and perspectives.

11 Oct 2013

GIIN Investor Forum 11-13 October 2013

Triodos Investment Manager Managing Director, Marilou van Golstein Brouwers and SBI CEO Laurie Spengler will speak at the ‘global gathering for impact investors’ event.

10 Oct 2013

Georgetown University and the GABV 10 October 2013

The GABV and Georgetown University host a special event in Washington DC to explore what it will take to deliver a paradigm shift in the banking industry.

8 Oct 2013

GABV Impact Expert Seminar 7-8 October 2013

GABV experts in impact metrics develop the network’s sustainability scorecard. 7-8 October 2013, Winnipeg, Canada

1 Oct 2013

Sustainability Applied 1-2 October 2013

Paula Martin, advisor to the CEO of Vancity Credit Union, will give a keynote presentation at a forthcoming Sustainability Applied 2013 event in Mississauga Canada.

14 Jul 2013

World Credit Union Conference 14-17 July 2013

GABV CEOs, Tamara Vrooman (Vancity) and Damien Walsh (bankmecu), discuss ‘Promoting Values-Based Banking’ at the Credit Union industry’s flagship annual event.

6 Mar 2010

From Intention to Action – a meeting of purpose 6-8 March 2010