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  • Jan 22, 2018

Big Investors Divesting from Coal and CO2 Emitters

J Sibanda 

Lloyd's of London to divest from coal over climate change

Lloyd’s, the world's oldest insurance market, will start to exclude coal from its investment strategy from 1 April. The definition of what is a coal company and the criteria for divestment will be set over the coming months. 

Norway's $1 trillion fund curbs holdings in biggest CO2 emitters

Environmental campaigners hope the move by the world’s biggest state-owned investment fund signals the start of a trend for investors shifting their money away from activities blamed for climate change.