Headlines Tagged with Investing — 4,031 headlines found
Wells Fargo’s score was so low that the company displaced tobacco giants Altria Group and Philip Morris International, who keep pounding out profits even as states and municipalities pile on tobacco taxes. The image of tobacco companies making products
Jun 5, 2017 Washington Post
added Jun 5, 2017 20:47
Employees of the Netherlands’ university medical centres (UMC) have called for their pension fund, ABP, to stop investing in the tobacco industry. Jos Aartsen, chairman of the academic hospital UMC Groningen, spoke out during a conference entitled ‘Aimin
Jun 2, 2017 IPE.com / Investments and Pensions Europe (uk)
added Jun 5, 2017 14:13
Hampshire County Council’s pension fund has invested the money into one of the biggest tobacco companies in the world, British American Tobacco (BAT). The council top the list of UK authorities who have investments in tobacco.
Jun 2, 2017 Southern Daily Echo (uk)
added Jun 3, 2017 16:23
Research Reports on Cigarettes Equities -- Altria, Philip Morris, Reynolds American, and British American Tobacco
Companies in the Cigarette space have often been coveted by dividend investors given the relatively inelastic demand for their products. These firms are also well known for dividend consistency and payout yields that are typically much higher than averag
Jun 2, 2017 PR Newswire
added Jun 2, 2017 21:44
[UK] TINDALL/BOWMAN: Following the decision by a group of investors to quit the tobacco industry, should others follow suit?
Q: Following the decision by a group of investors to quit the tobacco industry, should others follow suit? YES – Adam Tindall, chief executive of AMP Capital / NO – Sam Bowman, executive director of the Adam Smith Institute.
Jun 2, 2017 City A.M. (uk)
added Jun 2, 2017 16:59
May 31, 2017 Business Wire
added Jun 1, 2017 19:56
53 investors, health systems, pension funds and insurers, representing US$3.8 trillion in assets under management, have signed a statement to the World Health Organization (WHO) representatives and national health ministers openly supporting stronger reg
May 31, 2017 PRI Association (Principles for Responsible Investment) (uk)
added May 31, 2017 18:44
”We strive within our own scope of action to support the ambition of the World Health Organisation (WHO) in line with our commitment to the positive role finance can play in sustainable development more broadly".
May 31, 2017 The Independent (uk)
added May 31, 2017 18:33
Some of the world’s largest investment firms have thrown their weight behind efforts to combat smoking, sparking renewed calls for UK local authorities to divest all their shares in the tobacco industry from their pension fund investments. More than 50
May 31, 2017 The Guardian (uk)
added May 31, 2017 18:31
Axa, Calpers, Scor and AMP Capital have already sold or are selling their tobacco investments. The companies launched their appeal on the annual World No Tobacco Day (WNTD). Along with 50 other firms with investments totalling $3.8tn, they have pledged "t
May 31, 2017 BBC Online
added May 31, 2017 18:26