cybercrime, cybersecurity, data security

19 Oct, 2018

Boards increase their efforts on cybersecurity

In a noisy room at London’s Tobacco Dock this week, a team of German computer geeks outdid 16 other teams of tech whizz kids to be crowned winners of the
power station, climate change

8 Feb, 2018

Investors’ fiduciary duty should ‘require’ attention to climate change

The UK's investment regulation should be reformed so that fiduciary duties for investors include a consideration of climate change and ESG (environmental, social and governance) issues. The call co...
women on boards, gender diversity

7 Nov, 2017

The barriers to getting more women on boards can be overcome

Much has been written in recent years about the advantages to companies of having diverse boards—diversity of thought, better stakeholder representation, different points of reference...
Fiona Reynolds, PRI

19 Jun, 2017

A matter of principle: Fiona Reynolds

One thing that provokes the ire of Fiona Reynolds, managing director of Principles for Responsible Investment (PRI), is when company directors tell her they’ve had no questions from their investors ...

28 Jul, 2015

Shareholders encouraged to wade in on carbon exposure

A new discussion paper from advisory body, the PRI (Principles for Responsible Investment), has found that there is a strong case for asset owners to play an effective role in reducing emissions. I...