EXCLUSIVE Trump nominee Claver-Carone voted out at IDB, threatens legal action

Visitors walk past a screen with the logo of Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo (BID) at the Atlapa Convention Center in Panama City March 13, 2013. REUTERS/Carlos Jasso Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register MEXICO CITY/WASHINGTON, Sept 26 (Reuters) – The governors of the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) on Monday voted to fire … Read more

IDB directors unanimously recommend firing Claver-Carone after ethics probe

Visitors walk past a screen with the logo of Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo (BID) at the Atlapa Convention Center in Panama City March 13, 2013. REUTERS/Carlos Jasso Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register WASHINGTON, Sept 22 (Reuters) – The Inter-American Development Bank’s board of directors voted unanimously on Thursday to recommend firing … Read more

Al Gore sees the world at a ‘tipping point’ for climate action

Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Surging power prices pushing governments to decarbonise Gore cites greater action in the United States, Australia Says he is optimistic about further action in Brazil, China LONDON, Sept 21 (Reuters) – The world is at a “positive tipping point” in the fight against climate change as … Read more

Analysis: Porsche poses governance dilemma for investors weighing IPO

A logo of Porsche is seen outside a Porsche car dealer, amid the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak in Brussels, Belgium May 28, 2020. REUTERS/Yves Herman Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Leadership structure a concern for some Others cite small proportion of shares being offered IPO could be biggest in Europe since … Read more

Analysis: European governments defy market volatility with green bond bonanza

Wind turbines of the Mozura wind farm are seen in Ulcinj, Montenegro, June 18, 2020. REUTERS/Stevo Vasiljevic/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Sept 15 (Reuters) – Euro zone governments have raised 15 billion euros ($15 billion) from green bonds over the last two weeks, pushing volumes above a year ago … Read more

Starbucks executives, directors are sued over diversity policies

FILE PHOTO: A Starbucks coffee shop is seen in downtown Los Angeles, California, US, June 29, 2022. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Aug 31 (Reuters) – Starbucks Corp (SBUX.O) executives and directors have been sued by a conservative think tank that believes the coffee chain’s efforts to promote diversity … Read more

SAS and pilots unions reach deal to end strike

STOCKHOLM / COPENHAGEN / OSLO, July 18 (Reuters) – SAS (SAS.ST) and pilots unions reached a wage deal on Monday, ending a strike over a new collective bargaining agreement that has grounded hundreds of flights and thrown the airline’s future into doubt . A majority of SAS pilots in Sweden, Denmark and Norway walked out … Read more

US SEC votes to undo Trump-era curbs on shareholder advisers

WASHINGTON, July 13 (Reuters) – The US securities regulator voted on Wednesday to rescind rules introduced under former President Donald Trump that critics said impeded the independence of firms that advise investors on how to vote in corporate elections. The move is the latest installment in a long-running battle over how to regulate proxy advisers … Read more

Analysis: Bear market puts ESG investing to its first big test

July 13 (Reuters) – Investing based on environmental, social, and corporate governance (ESG) principles became a $ 35 trillion industry on the back of a long run-up in stocks that lasted from 2009 until the start of this year. Investors now have to decide whether they will stick with it when making money is no … Read more

Failure to implement Russian oil price cap could jack up oil prices -US official

A model of 3D printed oil barrels is seen in front of displayed stock graph going down in this illustration taken, December 1, 2021. REUTERS / Dado Ruvic Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register TOKYO, July 12 (Reuters) – The global price of oil could surge by 40% to around $ 140 … Read more