Today’s Top Stories from GFI – GFI Urges Obama, African Leaders to Prioritize Curbing Illicit Financial Flows at U.S.-Africa Sum

  Monday, August 4, 2014 From the Global Financial Integrity Blog:     Join Us for Our Upcoming Conference on Illicit Financial Flows in Brazil      Illicit Finance Jounralism Programme Lauches Fourth Training Project      Debate in Delaware on Anonymous Companies    Why Wildlife Trafficking and Anonymous Companies …

Press Release: Commodities Trading: Book Examines Discreet and Booming Swiss Industry

Commodities Trading: Book Examines Discreet and Booming Swiss Industry Zurich, 19 september 2011 Today marks the release of the controversial book “Rohstoff – Das gefährlichste Geschäft der Schweiz” (“Commodities: Switzerland’s Most Dangerous Business”). The fact-filled and groundbreaking analysis of the industry, as powerful as it is unknown, shows why resource-rich …

New Report Card Exposes Largest Financers of Mountaintop Removal Coal Mining

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 5, 2011 3:16 PM CONTACT: Rainforest Action Network (RAN) Nell Greenberg Communications Director (415) 659-0557 New Report Card Exposes Largest Financers of Mountaintop Removal Coal Mining Rainforest Action Network and Sierra Club Release report card on Banks and Mountaintop Removal SAN FRANCISCO – April 5 – …

Calvert Press Release urging the SEC to press for the highest possible disclosure for oil, gas, and mining companies

CALVERT TO SEC: INSIST ON MEANINGFUL TRANSPARENCY IN DISCLOSURE OF PAYMENTS MADE TO GOVERNMENTS BY OIL, GAS AND MINING COMPANIES Calvert Continues to Press for Disclosure of Material Information for Extractives Investors; Era of Dwindling Resources Make Tax, Reputational and Other Risks Even Greater Concerns. BETHESDA, MD.///March 2, 2010///As the …