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BlackRock’s Climate Activism Has a Passive Problem

Larry Fink is putting the climate emergency at the forefront of his company’s investment strategy. But trillions of dollars of passive money remain unavailable for the fight......»»

Category: topSource: washpostJan 14th, 2020

Hedge Fund and Insider Trading News: Jeffrey Ubben, Tom Steyer, Elliott Management, Oracle Corporation (ORCL), AAR Corp. (AIR), and More

ValueAct’s Ubben Cheers BlackRock’s New Stance on Climate Change (Reuters) NEW YORK (Reuters) – Investor Jeffrey Ubben, alre.....»»

Category: topSource: insidermonkeyJan 15th, 2020

ValueAct"s Ubben cheers BlackRock"s new stance on climate change

Investor Jeffrey Ubben, already betting there is money to be made from coaxing corporations into being better citizens, gained an ally on Tuesday when BlackRock Inc chief Laurence Fink told companies to tackle climate change or face his wrath......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 15th, 2020

BlackRock takes tougher stance on climate change

BlackRock, the world's biggest investment manger, said it plans to step up efforts to tackle climate change in what CEO Larry Fink said would be a "fundamental reshaping of finance." Conway G. Gittens reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersJan 14th, 2020

BlackRock makes climate change central to its investment strategy

The shift by the nation’s leading money manager is sure to be closely watched by its rivals and the rest of corporate America.....»»

Category: topSource: washpostJan 14th, 2020

BlackRock vows tougher stance on climate after activist heat

BlackRock Chief Executive Larry Fink warned company boards to step up efforts to tackle climate change, a significant shift by the world's biggest investment manager, which has faced mounting concerns about its role as a major fossil fuel investor......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 14th, 2020

"A fundamental reshaping of finance": The CEO of $7 trillion BlackRock says climate change will be the focal point of the firm"s investing strategy

REUTERS/Chip East The CEO of $7 tr.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 14th, 2020

World"s largest asset manager gets tough on climate change

BLACKROCK-FINK/ (UPDATE 4, PIX):UPDATE 4-BlackRock takes tougher stance on climate after activist heat.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJan 14th, 2020

$7T asset manager BlackRock to drop coal producers in climate push

The firm wants to stop investing that money in companies that pose "climate risk," Blackrock CEO Larry Fink wrote......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJan 14th, 2020

BlackRock shakes up business to focus on sustainable investing

BlackRock has unveiled sweeping changes in an effort to position itself as a leader in sustainable investing after criticism that the company has failed to use its clout to combat climate change......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 14th, 2020

BlackRock puts climate at center of $7 trillion strategy

BlackRock Inc. will ditch investments with high sustainability-related risk as climate concerns drive a sweeping change in the way the world’s largest asset manager invests its $7 trillion in assets......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJan 14th, 2020

BlackRock takes tougher stance on climate after activist heat

BlackRock Chief Executive Larry Fink has warned company boards to step up efforts to tackle climate change, marking a significant shift in the public stance of the world's biggest investment manager amid mounting concerns about global warming......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 14th, 2020

BlackRock warns of backlash against firms delaying climate action

BlackRock Chief Executive Larry Fink has warned company boards to step up efforts to tackle climate change or face increased wrath from investors concerned about how unsustainable business practices might curb their future wealth......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 14th, 2020

BlackRock threatens backlash against firms who delay climate change action

BlackRock Chief Executive Larry Fink has warned company boards to step up efforts to tackle climate change or face increased wrath from investors concerned about how unsustainable business practices might curb their future wealth......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 14th, 2020

World’s largest asset manager BlackRock joins $41 trillion climate-change investing pact

BlackRock, the world’s largest asset manager with more than $6.8 trillion under .....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 9th, 2020

The art of activism: How Greta Thunberg"s matter-of-fact way of speaking and taking action turned her into a global icon and Time"s "person of the year"

Lucas Jackson/Reuters Greta Thunberg, the 16-year-old Swedish climate activist, has a unique way with w.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderDec 11th, 2019

Politics vs. profit — Business owners challenged by tense political climate

Corporate activism is increasingly a point of doing business for companies nationwi.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 29th, 2019

Politics vs. profit: Business owners challenged by tense political climate

Corporate activism is increasingly a point of doing business for companies across the country. So too are the sometimes-tense conversations inside companies in regards to .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 27th, 2019

A toxic bubble of technical debt is threatening America

Climate change will soon expose a crippling problem embedded in the nation’s infrastructure. In fire-ravaged California, it already has......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralOct 30th, 2019

The toxic bubble of technical debt threatening America

Climate change will soon expose a crippling problem embedded in the nation’s infrastructure. In fire-ravaged California, it already has......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralOct 29th, 2019

The toxic bubble of technical debt threatening America

Climate change will soon expose a crippling problem embedded in the nation’s infrastructure. In fire-ravaged California, it already has......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralOct 29th, 2019