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    Church Commissioners for England address BP Annual General Meeting about emissions targets

    21/05/2019

    The Church Commissioners for England, as the Church of England's endowment fund has asked the BP board at its Annual General Meeting to say whether it plans to achieve net-zero emissions between 2050-2070.

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    Church of England Pensions Board addresses BP AGM on lobbying

    21/05/2019

    The Church of England Pensions Board has asked questions at the BP Annual General Meeting about corporate lobbying on climate change and the Transition Pathway Initiative (TPI).

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    Church Commissioners for England achieve a positive return of 1.8% for 2018 and forecast further volatility

    21/05/2019

    The Church Commissioners for England, the endowment fund of the Church of England, published today their financial results for 2018 and the year’s Annual Report.

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    Church of England Pensions Board addresses Shell AGM

    21/05/2019

    NEWS / The Church of England Pensions Board addressed the Royal Dutch Shell AGM in the Netherlands on Tuesday 21 May 2019 and urged them to go further in their commitments to address climate change to meet their Paris Agreement targets.

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    Church Commissioners and New York State Pension Fund call for Exxon to separate Board Chair and CEO positions

    07/05/2019

    NEWS / The Church Commissioners and the New York State Common Retirement Fund have announced their support for a shareholder proposal that calls for the board chair of ExxonMobil to be an independent member of the board.

     

     

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    Andrew Brown, Secretary of the Church Commissioners, announces retirement

    02/05/2019

    NEWS / Andrew Brown, Secretary and Chief Executive of the Church Commissioners, has announced his retirement. Andrew will step down at the end of January 2020.

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    Church Commissioners Announce New Head of Real Estate

    02/05/2019

    NEWS / The Church Commissioners for England announced today the appointment of John Weir as Head of Real Estate for the Church Commissioners’ Investment Division

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    Investors give mining companies 45 days for full disclosure on tailings storage facilities

    05/04/2019

    NEWS / Investors give mining companies 45 days for full disclosure on tailings storage facilities

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    Church Commissioners welcome BP backing of shareholder resolution

    04/02/2019

    STATEMENT / The Church Commissioners and other investors have welcomed BP's backing of their shareholder resolution on climate change. 

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    Call for new independent mine safety system to address tailings dam failures

    31/01/2019

    NEWS / Joint call issued by Church of England funds, Swedish Public Pension funds, Dutch funds APG and Robeco, New Zealand Super, UK’s LGPS Central and US fund BMO Global Asset Management; together with combined assets over £1 / $1.3 / €1.1 trillion