Sunday, 5th February 2023

ESG investing: BlackRock CEO Larry Fink draws investor fire over ‘greenwashing’

UK activist investor Bluebell Capital has called on BlackRock to replace CEO Larry Fink over his failures to move the money management firm beyond investments in fossil fuels.


28 Feb 2017
Bellamy's Australia Chairman Rob Woolley resigned following the baby food maker's flawed foray into China and its stock price collapse.
3 Mar 2017
Lightspeed Venture Partners Managing Director Jeremy Liew discusses Snap’s trading debut on the New York Stock Exchange, his investment in the photo-sharing mobile app.
18 May 2017
Investor confidence is slowly returning to the Nigerian markets as April inflation continues to decline.
4 Jun 2017
NSE launches 'X-academy' to boost investor education.
21 Jun 2017
Uber Technologies Inc. Chief Executive Officer Travis Kalanick has stepped down following a string of controversies that exposed culture problems at the world's largest technology startup.
14 Jul 2017
OPEC's Secretary General, Mohammed Barkindo, says the cartel wants an "orderly recovery" in oil production from Nigeria and has a flexible output target under its production cut agreement for the country.
21 Sep 2017
Suresh Murli Chellaram, Managing Director at Chellarams joins CNBC Africa from the floor of the NSE to give an investor’s perspective on Nigeria’s business environment.
17 Mar 2018
Bitcoin's 'Death Cross' looms as ominous investor signal.
19 Oct 2018
Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said he will skip an investor conference in Saudi Arabia, as evidence mounts that the kingdom’s government may have played a role in the disappearance of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi.
25 Jul 2019
Ivan Menezes, chief executive officer of Diageo Plc, discusses the distiller's plan to return as much as 4.5 billion pounds ($5.6 billion) to shareholders. He also comments on whisky, gin, tequila sales and Diageo's brand acquisition strategy in an interview on "Bloomberg Surveillance."
26 Aug 2019
Traders say the pressure on funding rates is likely to increase in Nigeria’s money market as the market is not slated to receive any inflow today. Currently, investors’ appetite in the bonds market remains soft. To discuss the trends in Nigeria’s fixed income and Forex market, Bukky Aregbesola, Head of Fixed Income at Access Bank joins CNBC Africa for more.
18 Sep 2019
Sony Corp. plans to hold on to its semiconductor and financial services operations, rebuffing a series of proposals from American activist investor Dan Loeb, whose activist fund, Third Point LLC, disclosed a $1.5 billion stake in the Japanese company. Vlad Savov reports on "Bloomberg Daybreak: Asia."