A committee seeks to examine government’s pension stewardship ahead of COP26 climate conference.
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The fund said it will achieve this mainly through its public equities and real estate portfolios.
The Pensions Regulator warns trustees not to shirk their climate risk disclosure responsibilities.
Everyone should take notice of what the SFDR rules mean for the future of sustainable investing, says Apex Group’s Hari Bhambra.
Survey finds that only 43% of defined contribution plans’ investment strategies consider climate change.
Move would affect 2,800 employees in two defined benefit plans starting in 2022.
Nest and others are discussing how to embed environmental and other worthy goals into manager disclosures and selection.
The UK-based pension fund will drill down on renewable energy in the strategy, which will roughly double next year.
New requirements for financial sector firms in Europe take effect in March.
Legal experts expect court decision will add ‘significant difficulties’ for defined benefit trustees and could take years to complete.
Regulator says trustees must act quickly to protect savers if they spot warning signs of an employer’s financial difficulties.
Survey finds pension industry executives believe combating global warming takes preference over generating high returns.
Meanwhile, the aggregate deficit of UK defined benefit plans rose to £166.1 billion during the month.