Shareholders lose climate change resolution at ExxonMobil and Chevron, despite record support
Shareholders have failed to force ExxonMobil and Chevron to report on the potential impact on their businesses of climate change policies that limit global warming to 2˚C.
Investors are optimistic about Exxon and Chevron climate change resolutions
Investors are optimistic of a "positive" result for two shareholder resolutions on climate change at ExxonMobil and Chevron ahead their annual general meetings next week, despite opposition from the companies' boards.
Investors representing $6trn back climate change resolution at ExxonMobil
Investors representing $6 trillion of assets under management (AUM) have thrown their weight behind a shareholder resolution demanding that ExxonMobil disclose the impact of climate change policy on its business.
People Moves - March 2016
The latest people moves at companies including SunEdison, RWE, Green Climate Fund, DNV GL, Schroders and more
Andy Howard to head Schroders' sustainable research
Andy Howard has joined Schroders, where he will be head of sustainable research, Environmental Finance has learned.
People Moves - February 2016
The latest people moves at companies including Jinko Solar, Juwi, Wheb, SolarCity, Alliance Trust and more
Stathers steps down as Schroders' head of responsible investment
Rick Stathers, head of responsible investment at Schroders, has stepped down after nearly 16 years at the investment firm.
Foresight Solar raises dividend estimate despite lower NAV/share
Foresight Solar Fund, a London-listed yieldco, said it aims to deliver a full year dividend of 6.10 pence ($0.095), up from an estimate of 6.08p announced in April.
Free fund managers from 'tyranny of benchmarks', says former Schroders CIO
Asset managers must be freed from the "tyranny" of being measured against benchmark indexes to help them address the risk of stranded carbon assets in their portfolios, a former chief investment officer at Schroders has claimed.
Schroders launches fund to invest in cat bonds
Schroders Asset Management has launched a fund to invest in catastrophe (cat) bonds and other insurance-linked securities (ILS).