Government directive means trustees will be able to push harder for green investments
Managers of the £1.5tn invested in Britain’sworkplace pension schemes are to be given new powers to dump shares in oil, gas and coal companies in favour of long-term investment in green and “social impact” opportunities.
Government proposals published on Monday are designed to give pension fund trustees more confidence to divest from environmentally damaging fossil fuels and put their cash in green alternatives...
Denmark, pension funds launch $650 mln sustainable development investment in energy, agribusiness and infrastructure
The fund will among other things invest in sustainable energy, agribusiness and infrastructure in Africa, Asia and Latin America
Michael RaineyJune 21, 2018Some companies can get an extra tax break on contributions to their pension funds this year, but they have to...