LONDON With Earth's wildlife now facing an extinction crisis, a group of economists and scientists is hoping to persuade governments that it pays to protect nature. | Video
LONDON In the twilight years of past civilisations, astrologers would scour the heavens for signs of impending calamity. In an era where climate change is eroding age-old certainties, a new cast of characters is searching for answers in the sky.
BOSTON/LONDON American companies are coming under increasing pressure from investors to publicly disclose information about diversity among employees in the wake of nationwide protests against racial discrimination.
NEW YORK/LONDON Funds that rode the market's rally to generate the highest second-quarter returns included those invested in assets such as mining stocks, energy and technology.
LONDON Standard Life Aberdeen (SLA) Chief Executive Keith Skeoch will step down after five years at the helm and former Citi executive Stephen Bird will replace him, the British asset manager said on Tuesday.
JOHANNESBURG/LONDON Britain's export credit agency UK Export Finance (UKEF) is set to back a $20 billion (£16 billion) liquefied natural gas (LNG) project in Mozambique, a source with direct knowledge of the matter told Reuters on Friday.
JOHANNESBURG/LONDON, June 26 Britain's export
credit agency UK Export Finance (UKEF) is set to back a $20
billion liquefied natural gas (LNG) project in Mozambique, a
source with direct knowledge of the matter told Reuters on
LONDON A group of investors, finance industry groups and other stakeholders are calling on the European Union to beef up "non-financial" reporting requirements for companies, such as their impact on the environment.
FRANKFURT/LONDON Wirecard's fall from grace prompted calls for an overhaul of Germany's system of corporate oversight on Tuesday, as the fraud scandal threatened to further undermine the country's once-prized reputation for integrity. | Video