Britain’s Biggest Benevolent Celebrities Are . . . .

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – The UK’s The Sunday Times has announced that rock super-star Sir Elton John and best-selling author JK Rowling are Britain’s most benevolent celebrities on the newspaper’s 2016 ‘Giving List’, each donating a large part of their fortune to charities.

Apple And JPMorgan Respond To Europe’s Refugee Crisis

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – An emergency meeting took place in Brussels with leaders from the European Union (EU) on 23 September to tackle the relocation of 120,000 refugees.

Exposing the Missing Middle: A New Impact Investment Fund for SMEs

In the developing world, it's tough for small and medium-sized enterprises to raise capital. An innovative new fund hopes to change that

The Hottest Trend in Microfinance: Village Savings and Loan Associations

"Village Savings and Loan Associations (VSLAs), based in the community, are complementary to MFIs, tending to serve the very poor whose income is irregular and less reliable and who may not be full-time business people." -- Hugh Allen, founder, VSL Associates, and Mark Staehle, enterprise advisor, Chars Livelihoods Programme

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