Tag: Investment funds

NS&I green saving bonds go on sale with fixed 0.65% interest rate

Treasury hails scheme ahead of Cop26 summit, but personal finance experts say better investments are available A “world first” green savings bond from National Savings and Investments (NS&I) goes on sale today, giving people the chance to back the government’s environmental projects and join the fight against climate breakdown. But at 0.65% fixed for three […]

BlackRock votes against 49 companies for lack of climate crisis progress

World’s largest asset manager reveals votes against directors on environment issues BlackRock, the world’s largest asset manager, has disclosed that in the past year it has voted 55 times against directors at 49 companies for failing to make progress on tackling the climate crisis. The firm announced its sustainability focus in January, when it said […]