Larry Fink, chairman and CEO of BlackRock, said the coronavirus pandemic drove the world’s biggest asset manager to confront the threat of climate change ‘more forcefully’. Photo: Bloomberg Larry Fink, chairman and CEO of BlackRock, said the coronavirus pandemic drove the world’s biggest asset manager to confront the threat of climate change ‘more forcefully’. Photo: Bloomberg
Larry Fink, chairman and CEO of BlackRock, said the coronavirus pandemic drove the world’s biggest asset manager to confront the threat of climate change ‘more forcefully’. Photo: Bloomberg

BlackRock to vote against directors, flag companies for sale that are slow to address climate change risks

  • World’s biggest asset manager to incorporate climate risks in markets assumptions, introduce new products aligned to emissions goals
  • Pandemic drove BlackRock to ‘confront the global threat of climate change more forcefully’, CEO Larry Fink says

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Larry Fink, chairman and CEO of BlackRock, said the coronavirus pandemic drove the world’s biggest asset manager to confront the threat of climate change ‘more forcefully’. Photo: Bloomberg Larry Fink, chairman and CEO of BlackRock, said the coronavirus pandemic drove the world’s biggest asset manager to confront the threat of climate change ‘more forcefully’. Photo: Bloomberg
Larry Fink, chairman and CEO of BlackRock, said the coronavirus pandemic drove the world’s biggest asset manager to confront the threat of climate change ‘more forcefully’. Photo: Bloomberg
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