On 22 April, UN Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon will convene a signing ceremony for the Paris Agreement, which was adopted by 196 nations at COP21 in December 2015.
The AGM of Rio Tinto (Thursday 14 April) will see the first of three strategic resilience resolutions being put to UK integrated mining companies. In a rare move for hareholder resolutions, the Rio board has supported this resolution as have the boards of Glencore and Anglo-American, where similar ...
Following decisions by the boards of Rio Tinto, Glencore and Anglo American to support the strategic resilience resolutions co-filed by LAPFF funds and other investors, a number of additional asset owners and asset managers have expressed public support for the resolutions.
Shareholder resolutions have been co-filed by investors responsible for more than $8trillion at mining giants Anglo American, Glencore and Rio Tinto; eighteen LAPFF funds co-filed across the three resolutions.
LAPFF has co-signed a letter to the Financial Reporting Council (FRC) setting out long-term investors’ expectations that fossil-fuel dependent companies should address climate-related risks in newly introduced viability statements.