news releases & media coverage

New Resource Bank’s news releases and media coverage are below. You can also find news posts and newsletter articles in the planet-smart blog.

News Releases and Media Coverage

New Resource Bank reports second quarter 2015 financial results
New Resource Bank reports third quarter 2014 financial results
New Resource Bank reports second quarter 2014 financial results
New Resource Bank releases 2014 sustainability report
New Resource Bank reports first quarter 2014 financial results
New Resource Bank honored as ‘Best for the World,’ creating the most overall positive social and environmental impact

Green Tech Media

Debt Financing Tied to Solar Project Pools Will Spur Growth for Residential Developers

Debt financing based on solar loan pools will be the proving ground—and a good path to securitization for many developers.

Huffington Post

Have a Hot Food Company? Here Are Few Tips on Finding the Right Financing

What's the next food trend poised to sweep the nation? It will be the companies that not only provide great products but also make good financing choices as they grow.

Green Tech Media

Expanding Small Commercial Solar Requires a Big-Picture Approach to Financing

GTM Research recently predicted a revival of small commercial solar projects. With about 5.6 million commercial buildings in the U.S., nearly 75 percent of them measuring 10,000 square feet or less, we are looking at a massive opportunity to increase renewable energy generation and reduce greenhouse gas emissions from building operations. Financing for small scale solar is often challenging but our Chief Credit Officer Bill Peterson offers some innovative solutions to support the growth of this market.

IBS Journal

Case Study: New Resource Bank

While its main differentiator is ethical banking, San Francisco-based New Resource Bank cannot ignore its technology, particularly given a relatively tech-savvy customer base.

Aljazeera America

American consumers mostly bank on profits not the ethics of saving

Vince Siciliano, head of California-based New Resource Bank, has what he thinks is an abrupt question for people asking about his business and where they might put their hard-earned savings.“Do you know where your money spends the night?” he asked. “They haven’t thought about that, and I tell them it’s not in a mattress and I assure you it’s not in a vault either. It’s out there somewhere in the world, doing something.”

Guardian Sustainable Business

Do you know where your money spends the night?

“When you take a long-term perspective and you manage yourself not just for financial but [also for] community and environmental returns, that becomes a very resilient business and a profitable business over the long-term,” says New Resource President and CEO Vince Siciliano in this interview on New Resource’s unconventional approach to banking and why it matters for people, planet and prosperity. 


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