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    Major Banks & AMs on Texan ESG Blacklist

    Earlier this year NordSIP covered the apparent disconnection between BlackRock’s corporate level net-zero commitment and reported communication with clients and other stakeholders behind the scenes.  The firm seemed to be attempting a delicate balancing act with a view to retaining clients while edging towards compliance with the goals of global climate agreements.  Meanwhile, BlackRock has found itself on an ESG blacklist published by the State of Texas’ comptroller of Public Accounts.

    BlackRock Oil Emails – Think Before You Send

    Stockholm (NordSIP) – Nordsip has been keeping an ESG-focused eye on BlackRock for some time, especially since CEO Larry Fink last year publicly encouraged...

    Norway Confronts Oil Risk

    Stockholm (NordSIP) - The Norwegian government recommended that Norges Bank Investment Management (NBIM) exclude oil exploration and production companies from its portfolio. The proposal...

    Can the Oil Majors Plot a New Course?

    The oil and gas majors would have us believe that they are transitioning into lower-carbon energy companies. How credible is this? By Ryan Smith, Head...

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