Corporate Giants Innovating With Sustainability-Indexed Loans

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Tying interest rates to sustainability metrics might be almost unheard of right now, but with the rapid adoption of this accounting strategy by corporate giants like Phillips and Danone, it won’t be long until companies everywhere scramble to implement syndicated sustainability-linked credit facilities of their own. The simple reason companies should, and undoubtedly will, begin […]

What Exactly IS an LLC, Anyway?

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First, a little bit of simplified history helps explain the context around LLC’s.  I know.  Bear with me. Before LLC’s emerged in the late 1990’s, businesses generally fell into two categories:  corporations and “unincorporated entities” (either a sole proprietorship (if solo) or a general partnership). Corporations are taxed separately from their owners and are subject […]