Regulators take a closer look at names of ESG funds

Can you have too much of a good thing? For regulators examining the recent proliferation of funds sold with an environmental, social and governance stamp, the answer may be ‘yes’. Fund managers who cannot justify an ESG brand image would do better to be wary. According to data provider Morningstar, …

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KC Sports Replay: Chiefs, Mizzou, World Cup all made the news

Chiefs teammates and training staff helped injured running back Clyde Edwards-Helaire off the GEHA field at Arrowhead Stadium last Sunday night in the Kansas City 38-20 against the Buffalo Bills. Tammy Ljungblad tljungblad@kcstar.com It seems a little strange going back to last Sunday for our lead over this week’s KC …

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Aspen companies set to win in Escobar name dispute

Pablo Escobar, left, a 41-year-old billionaire leader of the Medellin drug cartel, poses during a football match in Medellin, Colombia, in 1983. To the right is an unidentified bodyguard. (AP Photo) It looks like Pablo Escobar’s name will live on in Aspen. A legal challenge against several Aspen companies, named …

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Hospice Society revises name to include new services

New PG Hospice Society logo (Photo courtesy of PG Hospice Palliative Care Society) The Prince George Hospice Society has changed its name to properly represent the overall work of the organization. The new name changed to: Prince George Hospice Palliative Care Society and was officially updated on September 22, at …

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Hendrick lets employees provide job leads

Employee referrals have proven effective for the Hendrick Automotive Group dealership, which sold 1,872 new and used vehicles last year. “If our employees are willing to say, ‘This guy or that girl could be a great fit,’ we want to have the opportunity to try and speak with them,” Secondo …

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Marlette approaches market with third 2021 ABS for $ 319 million

Marlette Funding LLC returns to the securitization market with a deal that has many similarities to two somewhat larger deals that the sponsors structured earlier in 2021. Marlette Funding Trust 2021-3, valued at $ 319 million, is divided into four tranches, comprising $ 210 million of “AAA” rated bonds with …

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