Oct 16 2013 | 4:06 PM

By Isabel Ucha, Director of Corporate Responsibility for Europe

At the recent Sustainable Investment Week event, NYSE Euronext, in partnership with Société Générale, announced the listing of a Certificate on the Euronext Vigeo® France 20.

To promote and support socially responsible investment (SRI), NYSE Euronext and Vigeo, the leading European expert in responsible performance, have teamed up to launch a range of indices focusing on the three pillars of responsible investment: environmental, social and governance (ESG) issues. You can find more information on the Euronext Vigeo index family on the NYSE Euronext ...

Read More
Aug 27 2013 | 12:00 AM
Veterans Day 2009 Chicago Soldier Field

Veterans Day  (Photo credit: kate.gardiner)

Veteran hiring is a topic we work on a great deal at NYSE Euronext. You can read more about our program here: NYSE Euronext Honors Our Heroes.

Like many issues, veteran hiring is one that can only be addressed effectively by a broad coalition of companies. My latest column in CR magazine details the importance of this...

Read More
Aug 1 2013 | 1:51 PM

We currently have a group of teachers here at the NYSE for our Teachers’ Workshops.  Steve Mariotti, who presents at our Workshops and helps to select Fellowship winners for them (and is also a founder of NFTE, one of our key financial capability partners), did a great blog on the Huffington Post that captures many of the reasons we support teacher training.  Check out the full article here.

Mariotti writes, "I was invited back to the NYSE to speak to participants in a wonderful program they have hosted for the past 26 years, the NYSE Teachers' Workshop, where 35 of the top business and economics teachers had come together to strengthen teaching and learning."...

Read More
Jul 25 2013 | 10:55 AM

Fifteen keen NYSE Euronext volunteers from various departments in the PARIS office performed a “flashmob” in front of some 400 people (mostly student “young enterpreneurs” from ages 14 to 25). Many of our volunteers have been involved as sponsors, coaches or judges within the context of our global partnership with JA over the years. This year, many new volunteers joined us for our 5 week training adventure to prepare for our dance performance. The EPA-JA employees joined us for the first of two performances, which comprised of 25 dancers. For our second performance, close to one hundred members of the audience joined our dance and it was very enthralling to see. For the NYSE Euronext volunteers, our weekly practices were a wonderful team building opportunity and a way to relax after a long day at work. Some volunteers even practiced outside our regular Thursday meetings, creating a more advanced and professional sub-group.

...
Read More