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Bank Notes: Vanguard says its pushing companies on guns, opioids, climate

Jeff Blumenthal
American City Business Journals
Bank Notes: Vanguard says its pushing companies on guns, opioids, climate

Due to its status as the world’s biggest mutual fund company and second-largest asset manager, Vanguard Group often winds up being one of the largest investors in many stocks. In a recent commentary posted to its website, the Malvern, Pa.-based company said that it has been using its power to push companies on hot topics such as gun violence, the opioid crisis and climate change.