Japan is at an economic and social crossroads. Following decades as one of the world’s largest economies, the country now faces a deepening challenge: an aging population and shrinking workforce.
Bank customers and broader communities often face serious hurdles, such as discriminatory lending practices and inadequate financial education.i, ii East West Bank has made strides to enact more equitable banking practices.
Women-led and impact leading Domini Impact Investments, sustainable investing isn’t a trend; it’s a tradition. CEO Carole Laible explains what’s ahead for sustainable investing in 2022—and why women are the ones that will continue to power its momentum.
Representation matters. Whether they are identifying community specific issues or inputting a variety of viewpoints, corporate leadership teams inclusive of race, ethnicity, and gender can drive positive change for business and society. That is why it is vital for companies, who influence millions of people, to address the diversity of their leadership. Investors are demanding … Continued
The road less traveled has always been the path I’ve found myself on in life, whether intentionally or not. As a young girl, I did not grow up believing that I would have a career in finance. I was beguiled by misconceptions that the field was too difficult and the bar for entry too insurmountably … Continued
June 4, 2020 Words fail to capture the deep pain and injustice we feel following the death of George Floyd. Our hearts are with all who have been affected, not only by this most recent incident but by the long legacy of racism in our country. Systemic racism is not new. It pervades our history … Continued
Excerpted from Domini 2019 Semi-Annual Report March 2019 Diversity-related metrics are an integral part of the research process for Domini. We believe strong corporate diversity can mitigate risk to investors and an equitable workplace can enhance corporate performance. Companies with diverse management may be more likely to innovate thanks to a multiplicity of ideas and … Continued