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“B3 Joins Global Stock Exchange Mobilization for Gender Equality” – B3 – March 8, 2019

On March 8, 2019 the Brazilian exchange B3 (formerly BM&FBOVESPA) participated in a global initiative to promote gender equality and announced that it had joined a program to promote gender diversity on boards. According to a press release, “B3 held today the bell ringing ceremony in support of gender equality. Named Ring the Bell for […]

“Calls for stronger accountability after IFC Supreme Court ruling” – Devex – March 4, 2019

On March 4, 2019 Devex reported that the US Supreme Court “handed down a landmark ruling in favor of a group of Indian villagers looking to sue the International Finance Corp. – the private sector arm of the World Bank – for its support for the coal-fired Tata Mundra Power Plant. The villagers said the project […]