Promoting strong economies
We fuel economic growth and neighborhood revitalization by extending credit to individuals, local businesses and community organizations, while ensuring a fair return for our shareholders. Through charitable giving, we further our impact on economic development by helping to address important issues, including housing, hunger and jobs.
As a company rooted in the words "Made in America with Love," Alex and Ani has grown from a storefront in Newport to a beloved brand in 15 countries and helped Rhode Island reclaim its title as the Jewelry Capital of the United States. Using local suppliers and recycled metals, Carolyn Rafaelian's enterprise creates handcrafted jewelry that, in turn, is creating thousands of jobs nationwide… learn More about Alex & Ani
Dynamic forces are sweeping across the globe, reshaping our lives. For the past year, we’ve been exploring this theme of A Transforming World, sharing our insights on what these seismic demographic, economic, and environmental changes mean for all of us. As we participate and collaborate in Switzerland with influencers from around the world… learn More about 2014 World Economic Forum