Royal College of Psychiatrists divests from fossil fuels

Going forward, it has committed to only invest in companies that follow ‘good environmental, social and governance policies and practices’

University of Bristol announces fossil fuel divestment

The university has also called on the Universities Superannuation Scheme to abandon its £1bn investments in fossil fuels

BlackRock fund to stop investing in oil sands

The world’s largest asset manager will step away from the polluting fossil fuel resource, which is seen to be among the ‘dirtiest’ forms of energy on the planet

Investors plan to triple fossil fuel divestment rates over the next decade

Investors surveyed by Octopus Group plan to move $920bn out of fossil fuel investments in the next ten years

Asset management firm divests £33.8m from Shell over climate concerns

UK-based Sarasin says the energy giant’s policies are likely to harm not only shareholders but also wider society

Norway’s trillion-dollar oil fund to divest from 150 oil and gas firms

In total, the fund is expected to remove $12bn of fossil fuel investments and plough up to $20bn into renewable markets