Alice Steenland, AXA

18 July, 2017

A partner for society: Alice Steenland

Mention the phrase “corporate responsibility” and most people in the know will immediately think of AXA, the world’s largest insurance company. Alice Steenland, the company’s chief corporat...
climate change, global warming

6 June, 2017

Pension fund group to increase pressure over climate risks

The body representing local government pension funds is to apply more pressure to companies over climate change after partnering with activists at the

1 June, 2017

Titanic lessons to be learned about climate change

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Exxon, oil, climate change

25 April, 2017

Exxon under pressure over climate change reporting

Exxon is under pressure from shareholders, among them the Church of England, to publish reports on how its business will be affected by the Paris climate change accord to restrict the rise in global ...
climate change, environment, cracked earth

21 April, 2017

Environmental concerns dominate US shareholder proposals

Environmental concerns top the list of reasons for shareholder proposals in the US, a review of investor activism in the 2016 proxy season has found. The research,
wind turbines, climate change, ESG, LGIM

4 April, 2017

LGIM toughens stance on climate change, diversity and pay ratios

Climate change is growing in importance for Legal and General Investment Management (LGIM), with a sharp increase in the number of sustainability issues during company engagement, according the asset...
climate change

1 March, 2017

Watchdog worried climate disclosures will lead to ‘checklist mentality’

The UK's governance watchdog is concerned that guidance on climate change disclosure from a body set up by the G20 will encourage a "checklist mentality" and that their scale could "impair" their usef...
Statoil's The Troll A oil platform in Norwegian waters

16 January, 2017

Norwegian oil fund to focus on ‘unacceptable emissions’

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31 December, 2016

2016: the governance year in review

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Donald Trump

9 November, 2016

Trump is here. What of governance?

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