Secretary-General Welcomes NYSE Euronext to UN Sustainable Stock Exchanges Initiative
Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon visited the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) and rang the bell to mark the close of the day’s trading. The purpose of his visit was to welcome NYSE Euronext to the UN Sustainable Stock Exchanges (SSE) initiative. The SSE explores how exchanges can work together with investors, regulators, and companies to enhance corporate transparency, as well as performance on environmental, social and corporate governance issues.
Secretary-General Ban (left) with New York State Comptroller Thomas P. DiNapoli (centre) and NYSE Euronext CEO Duncan L. Niederauer.