Proposed new code from Financial Reporting Council sets tougher standards for investors on environmental, social and governance issues, including climate
The Financial Reporting Council (FRC) has today unveiled a new draft Stewardship Code which will, for the first time, explicitly require some of the country's most powerful investors to take account of...
Government should establish a market for greenhouse gas removals and increase carbon prices for businesses to deliver net zero emissions by 2050, new research suggests
Long-expected move will see plastic drinks straws, stirrers and cotton buds outlawed in England from April 2020
Parliamentary pension currently holds £11.7m of shares in BP and almost £11m in rival oil giant Shell
But the Prime Minster's latest proposals appear to contain no strengthening of her offer on post-Brexit environmental protections