December 4, 2021
  • December 4, 2021

Extinction Rebellion blocks Amazon UK hubs during Black Friday | Amazon

by on November 26, 2021 0

Climate activists have blocked Amazon distribution centers across the UK to highlight the company’s treatment of its workforce and what they say are its “destructive business practices for environment and unnecessary ”. Dozens of Extinction Rebellion (XR) activists locked themselves in together and used bamboo structures in an attempt to disrupt the online retail...

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Top super funds shed active Woodside holdings

by on November 26, 2021 0

The pension manager has also dropped active investment exposure in ASX pure-play oil and gas producers, including Santos and Papua New Guinea-based producer Oil Search. UniSuper cuts its exposure AustralianSuper’s decision to remove active investment from Woodside came before the oil and gas giant’s Scarborough announcement, and the fund declined to comment on the...

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Weak banks should consider mergers: advise

by on November 25, 2021 0

Financially weak banks should consider mergers in an attempt to ease the pressure on defaulting lending, according to Salman F Rahman, the prime minister’s adviser on private industry and investment. “There are systematic problems in our banking industry as borrowers are allowed to take short-term loans for long-term investments, resulting in a lot of...

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Here’s how institutional investors’ bets on crypto work

by on November 22, 2021 0

Institutions wishing to invest in new asset classes, such as cryptocurrencies, face many obstacles, including their size, the risk parameters set by their boards of directors, the history of performance and the potential stigma of being wrong. But public pension funds and other big investors, including insurance companies, are dabbling in crypto and new...

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