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Google, Facebook, JPMorgan, and Microsoft are pausing all political donations after the Capitol siege. Here’s every company suspending donations to both Democrats and Republicans.

After Wednesday’s Capitol siege, top US firms are suspending political donations. JPMorgan, Google, Facebook, and Microsoft have said they are temporarily stopping all donations to both Democrats and Republicans. Other companies are cutting off donations specifically to GOP lawmakers who objected to certifying Democrat Joe Biden as president-elect. Visit Business […]
Google, Facebook, JPMorgan, and Microsoft are pausing all political donations after the Capitol siege. Here’s every company suspending donations to both Democrats and Republicans.
Markets

Google is the latest corporate giant to halt donations to Republican lawmakers who voted against Biden’s certification as president, joining Amazon and Walmart

Google says it will halt political donations to lawmakers who opposed certifying Joe Biden’s win. It joins Walmart, Amazon, Morgan Stanley, Dow, and AT&T in penalising specific Republicans. Separately, JPMorgan, Microsoft, and Facebook said they’d pause all political donations. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more stories. Google this week became […]
Google is the latest corporate giant to halt donations to Republican lawmakers who voted against Biden’s certification as president, joining Amazon and Walmart
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10 US companies taking a stand on worker rights, racial justice, and climate change

More Americans are calling on company leaders to take a stand against inequality, racial injustice, and work to fight climate change, multiple polls show. But which companies are actually incorporating these causes into their business models? Just Capital, an independent research firm founded by the billionaire investor Paul Tudor Jones, […]
10 US companies taking a stand on worker rights, racial justice, and climate change
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JPMorgan Chase announces $30 billion investment to promote racial equity in the US

JPMorgan Chase is committing $US30 billion to promote wealth building and access to financial services among Black and Latinx Americans. The money will help them access mortgages, lower their mortgage payments through refinancing, expand lending to small businesses, and open low-cost bank accounts. The firm is also committing to boosting […]
JPMorgan Chase announces $30 billion investment to promote racial equity in the US
Strategy

JPMorgan just pledged $50 million in aid to small businesses and nonprofits as the coronavirus sends the economy into a nosedive

JPMorgan Chase announced Wednesday it’s launching a $US50 million fund in humanitarian aid and small business grants to help communities recover from the novel coronavirus outbreak. Recipients include the World Health Organisation and United Nation Foundation’s COVID-19 Solidarity Response Fund and the nonprofit Feeding America. Peter Scher, JPMorgan Chase’s head […]
JPMorgan just pledged $50 million in aid to small businesses and nonprofits as the coronavirus sends the economy into a nosedive
Markets

Deutsche Bank and Wall Street banks reportedly just gave Congress thousands of documents related to Russians with possible ties to Trump

Six banks including Deutsche Bank, JPMorgan Chase, and Morgan Stanley, have been providing Congressional committees thousands of documents related to an investigation into Trump’s Russia ties, according to the Wall Street Journal. The investigation is reportedly looking into whether there was potential foreign influence on Trump and his family. In […]
Deutsche Bank and Wall Street banks reportedly just gave Congress thousands of documents related to Russians with possible ties to Trump
Tech

Microsoft is partnering with JPMorgan Chase on its blockchain product

Microsoft said it has formed a blockchain partnership with JPMorgan Chase. Microsoft Azure will make a JPMorgan platform available on its blockchain service. The partnership will make it easier for JPMorgan customers to create new blockchain applications. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more stories. Microsoft is teaming up with JPMorgan […]
Microsoft is partnering with JPMorgan Chase on its blockchain product
Markets

JPMorgan has signed a deal with technology firm Plaid for customer data sharing and it represents a big development for how the largest US bank thinks about fintech

JPMorgan signed an agreement with financial technology company Plaid that will give its customers better control over their personal data. Plaid connects bank accounts with fintech apps like Robinhood, Venmo and Acorns. The deal marks an important development in how JPMorgan is thinking about fintech companies and the financial data […]
JPMorgan has signed a deal with technology firm Plaid for customer data sharing and it represents a big development for how the largest US bank thinks about fintech
US

The Chase Cards CEO on working with Jamie Dimon and her own success

Jennifer Piepszak was named CEO of Chase Cards in February of 2017. Prior to that she was CEO of Chase Business Banking. Piepszak started at JPMorgan in 1994 in the investment bank and has held many different positions at the firm over the past quarter-century. In a discussion with Business […]
The Chase Cards CEO on working with Jamie Dimon and her own success