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Capital Link in Cooperation With NYSE Euronext Hosting "CSR & IR-Maximizing Shareholder Value" Forum "Corporate Social

Capital Link in Cooperation With NYSE Euronext Hosting "CSR & IR-Maximizing Shareholder Value" Forum "Corporate Social Responsibility as a Competitive Advantage in Finance & Investing" Wednesday, March 13, 2013, New York City

NEW YORK, NY -- (Marketwire) -- 02/19/13 -- Capital Link, an International Investor Relations and Financial Communications firm in cooperation with the NYSE Euronext (NYX), parent company of the New York Stock Exchange, is organizing the annual "CSR & IR-Maximizing Shareholder Value" Forum, at the Metropolitan Club, NYC on Wednesday, March 13, 2013. (There is no fee to register for non-service providers).

Capital Link's Forum focuses exactly on how CSR impacts a company's valuation and cost of capital. In this context, the Forum will focus on three major topics:

--  From the corporate perspective it explores how CSR can impact the
    valuation and cost of capital for private and publicly listed
    companies as investors and financiers may perceive them as safer and
    more sustainable financing and investment choices.
--  From the investors' point of view, it explores how CSR integrates
    among the investment criteria, what Socially Responsible Investing
    (SRI) is all about and its comparative return performance.
--  The alignment of the CSR, IR and the overall corporate communications
    strategy, message and function. Also, the developments in the area of
    Integrated Reporting Standards and updates on Reporting Solutions,
    standards and guidelines

The Forum features a distinguished list of CSR, IR and Investment Professionals from the following institutions who will share their experience in investing and covering the industry:

Alcoa (NYSE: AA) AT&T

Banco Santander (Brazil) SA BlackRock


Boston Provident Hedge Fund Calvert Investments Campbell Soup Company (NYSE: CPB) The Carbon Disclosure Project Clinton Global Initiative Consolidated Edison, Inc. CSRwire

Deloitte & Touche LLP The Domini Funds Domini Social Investments The Earth Institute, Columbia University FSG


Global Reporting Initiative USA (GRI) Governance & Accountability Institute, Inc. Hess Corporation (NYSE: HES) IFAC


Johnson & Johnson Johnson Controls Kohlberg Kravis Roberts (NYSE: KKR) Lazard Asset Management, LLC Merck

NYSE Euronext (NYSE: NYX) One Report Robert F. Kennedy Center for Justice & Human Rights UBS Investment Bank UBS Wealth Management Americas The World Bank

Panel discussions will explore:

--  Valuing Companies Beyond Financial Metrics-CSR, Finance & Capital
--  CSR & Shareholder Value-Optimizing Valuation & Returns
--  CSR and IR, Aligning Strategy & Communications
--  Integrated Reporting and Updates on Reporting Solutions, Ratings
    Standard & Guidelines
--  CSR & investing-The Investor's Point of View-What Matters?
--  Sustainable Investing & Created Shared Value
--  Public Private Partnerships/Global CSR


The Forum will target top senior executives from the corporate (Fortune 500), financial and investment communities in addition to the major financial media. As CSR spreads across several corporate functions, our Forum targets executives from various departments, such as Corporate, Finance, Marketing, Procurement, Communications, Investor Relations, Human Resources/Personnel and Corporate Social Responsibility departments. Also targeted are government and non-government agencies, associations Foundations and media focused on CSR.

To register to attend this event:

For more information visit:

About NYSE Euronext NYSE Euronext (NYX) is a leading global operator of financial markets and provider of innovative trading technologies. The company's exchanges in Europe and the United States trade equities, futures, options, fixed-income and exchange-traded products. With approximately 8,000 listed issues (excluding European Structured Products), NYSE Euronext's equities markets -- the New York Stock Exchange, NYSE Euronext, NYSE MKT, NYSE Alternext and NYSE Arca -- represent one-third of the world's equities trading, the most liquidity of any global exchange group. NYSE Euronext also operates NYSE Liffe, one of the leading European derivatives businesses and the world's second-largest derivatives business by value of trading. The company offers comprehensive commercial technology, connectivity and market data products and services through NYSE Technologies. NYSE Euronext is in the S&P 500 index. For more information, please visit:

Contact: Dana Carey Director Business Development (212) 661 7566 ext. 234

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