BlackRock gets praise for coal divestment. What it really needs is regulation | Ann Pettifor

For the world’s biggest fund manager and its fellow shadow banks, self-policing can never be sufficientLet’s not beat about the bushfires. It’s not the impacts of climate breakdown on our ecosystems or the world’s poorest in the global south that worri…

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Total to move financial hub from London to Paris after Brexit

French oil giant will ‘bring cash back to Paris’ along with 60-70 jobsThe French oil company Total plans to pull its cash out of the UK after Brexit and return its financial hub to Paris in a show of faith in Europe, according to its chief executive.Pa…

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Total to move financial hub from London to Paris after Brexit

French oil giant will ‘bring cash back to Paris’ along with 60-70 jobsThe French oil company Total plans to pull its cash out of the UK after Brexit and return its financial hub to Paris in a show of faith in Europe, according to its chief executive.Pa…

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BlackRock says climate crisis will now guide its investments

CEO reveals step change at world’s largest fund manager and predicts fast reshaping of global financeBlackRock, the world’s largest fund manager, has announced it will put sustainability at the heart of its investment decisions.In his annual letter to …

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Renewables beat fossil fuels on 137 days in greenest year for UK energy

Renewable energy up 9% on 2018 but nuclear outages are limiting progress, report warnsEnergy produced by the UK’s renewable sector outpaced fossil fuel plants on a record 137 days in 2019 to help the country’s energy system record its greenest year.The…

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