British pension schemes warn on cost of fossil fuel divestment

By Maiya Keidan and Carolyn Cohn LONDON(Reuters) – Several of Britain’s top pension funds say they…

UK confidence signs grow as Bank of England nears rate decision

By Elizabeth Howcroft and Andy Bruce LONDON (Reuters) – British households grew more confident about their…

EU won’t meet China halfway in investment talks: EU trade chief

BRUSSELS (Reuters) – The European Union wants to agree a deal with China this year to…

ECB lending rules must cover climate risk, Villeroy says

FRANKFURT (Reuters) – The European Central Bank should build climate risk into its lending rules and…

China repeats call on Canada to release Huawei CFO Meng

BEIJING (Reuters) – China repeated its call on Monday for Canada to release detained Huawei Technologies…

Apple’s Cook says global corporate tax system must be overhauled

By Padraic Halpin DUBLIN (Reuters) – Everyone knows that the global corporate tax system needs to…

Markets regulators struggling to keep up with technology: SEC’s Jackson

By Steven Scheer RISHON LEZION, Israel (Reuters) – The rapid growth of digital assets and computer-driven…

Pakistan to import 300,000 tonnes of wheat to meet flour crises

By Asif Shahzad ISLAMABAD (Reuters) – Pakistan on Monday approved the import of 300,000 tonnes of…

A thousand EU financial firms plan to open UK offices after Brexit

By Huw Jones LONDON (Reuters) – More than a thousand banks, asset managers, payments companies and…

Capitalism seen doing ‘more harm than good’ in global survey

By Mark John LONDON (Reuters) – A majority of people around the world believe capitalism in…

Climate change pushes investors to take their temperature

By Simon Jessop and Matthew Green LONDON (Reuters) – Move over revenue growth and dividend payouts:…

Japan, U.S. lead survey’s corporate climate change action ‘A List’

FRANKFURT (Reuters) – BT <BT,K>, Danone <DANO.PA>, Microsoft <MSFT.O> and Sony <6758.T> are among 178 companies…