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....Currently, drugs tested in the EU can then be made and sold in the UK and vice versa. To protect the sector's "rich heritage", regulatory co-operation needs to continue, according to the Association of the British Pharmaceutical Industry (ABPI). ... [Read full article on BBC ]
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....It is rare for shareholders to reject a company’s remuneration report. Last year, shareholders voted against a £14m pay package for the chief executive of BP and the remuneration report of Smith & Nephew, the medical equipment group. ... [Read full article on Guardian ]
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.... But it’s not so simple when you want to invest in a stocks and shares Isa. You can’t just ring BP and say “Can I buy 100 shares in your company”, or go to Vanguard and say “Can I put £1,000 into your fund”. ... [Read full article on Guardian ]
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What businesses want from the talks image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Tuesday 28th of March 2017 11:01:52 PM
New 12-sided £1 coin hits shops tomorrow edging out old round pound after 30 years image
....” . A spokesman for the British Parking Association (BPA) said the majority of parking machines will be ready but some older machines may not be able to be upgraded and so new equipment may need to be invested in. ...
Is an Isa the best home for your nest egg? image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 25th of March 2017 07:00:03 AM
Crest Nicholson to pay bonuses despite shareholder revolt image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 23rd of March 2017 07:10:32 PM
....It is rare for shareholders to reject a company’s remuneration report. Last year, shareholders voted against a £14m pay package for the chief executive of BP and the remuneration report of Smith & Nephew, the medical equipment group. ...
Boss of British Gas owner gets 40% pay rise as millions live in fuel poverty image
....Much of the increase in Conn’s remuneration package is a £1. 4m “recruitment award”, compensation for rewards he forfeited when he joined Centrica in January 2015 after a 29-year career at BP. ...
Bosses' incomes are 386 times higher than Living Wage image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Wednesday 22nd of March 2017 01:21:15 PM
.... . Most of the increase is due to a share award he was given when he joined the company in January 2015 from BP. ...
British firms warned over new wave of pay revolts at AGMs image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Sunday 19th of March 2017 12:59:57 PM
....Cummings said investors would be on alert for three warning lights: significant increases in total remuneration for executives; complex pay deals; and weak links between pay and performance. He pointed to the latter as a key factor in AGM revolts last year when oil company BP and medical services provider Smith & Nephew both had pay deals voted down. ...
Executive pay: all eyes on boardroom as AGM season looms  | Chris Cummings image
....Lastly and most importantly, is the key link between pay and company performance. Last year, two FTSE 100 companies – BP and medical services provider Smith & Nephew – failed to win the majority investor support because of a lack of link between pay and performance. ...
Torrey Canyon disaster – the UK's worst-ever oil spill 50 years on image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 18th of March 2017 08:00:33 AM
....The ship was the Torrey Canyon, one of the first generation of supertankers, and it was nearing the end of a journey from Kuwait to a refinery at Milford Haven in Wales. The BP-chartered vessel ran aground on a rock between the Isles of Scilly and Land’s End in Cornwall, splitting several of the tanks holding its vast cargo of crude oil. ...
BP in talks with Ineos over Forties pipeline sale image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Friday 17th of March 2017 11:56:25 AM
. Oil giant BP is in talks with chemicals group Ineos over the sale of the North Sea's largest pipeline. ...
Budget help for pubs only a 'stay of execution', says MP image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 13th of March 2017 06:34:39 PM
....In his budget speech last Wednesday, Hammond said that 90% of all pubs had a rateable value of less than £100,000. But industry group the British Beer and Pub Association (BBPA) estimated a smaller proportion were likely to qualify for the discount, partly because of rules on how much state aid can go to any one pub company. ...
The Falklands war hero fighting for his state pension image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 11th of March 2017 06:59:27 AM
.... For example, those living in Bermuda, 5,800 miles north of the Falklands and one of the world’s wealthiest places, enjoy the full “triple-lock” pension increases their counterparts in the UK receive. All told, there are around 680 UK pensioners living in British overseas territories with frozen pensions, even though they have made the same national insurance contributions as their UK peers, says the International Consortium of British Pensioners (ICBP), which campaigns on this issue. ...
Budget: More help for pubs in rates change image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Wednesday 8th of March 2017 01:28:46 PM
....The Association of Licensed Multiple Retailers, a body representing retailers in the eating and drinking sector, welcomed the move on pub rates, saying it would "safeguard investment and jobs". The British Beer and Pub Association (BBPA) was pleased with the relief on rates, but said that the increases in beer duty - an extra 2p on a pint - was not good news. ...
Budget 2017: Chancellor announces North Sea help image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Tuesday 7th of March 2017 10:29:53 PM
.... . But it was always assumed oil fields would stay in the hands of big players like BP and Shell until the bitter end. ...
Budget 2017: Philip Hammond urged to change inheritance tax rules image
Source : Daily Express [Read Article] Tuesday 7th of March 2017 02:28:00 PM
....However, Chris Sanger, head of tax policy at EY has warned the Chancellor could look to scale down relief in other areas. He said: “This could be the Budget in which the Chancellor decides to restrict agricultural property relief (APR) or business property relief (BPR). ...
Oil price will soar without investment in capacity, says watchdog image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 6th of March 2017 04:00:17 PM
.... The result would be a tight market and surge in oil prices towards 2022 without further action, the IEA concluded in a report. Oil majors such as BP and Shell have been cautiously upbeat about the number of final investment decisions they will take on new projects this year, buoyed by an oil price that has settled at about $55 (£45) a barrel after the biggest oil-producing countries agreed to curb production last December. ...
Creative sector fills UK coffers as money pours into film and TV production image
....”. Last year, 45bn audio streams were served in the UK by players such as Spotify, Apple, Deezer and Tidal, an increase of 68% year-on-year, according to music industry body the BPI. ...
‘Shell knew’: oil giant's 1991 film warned of climate change danger image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 28th of February 2017 05:45:19 AM
....“They knew. Shell told the public the truth about climate change in 1991 and they clearly never got round to telling their own board of directors,” said Tom Burke at the green thinktank E3G, who was a member of Shell’s external review committee from 2012-14 and has also advised BP and the mining giant Rio Tinto. ...
The baby boomers have enjoyed the good times – now a tax hike is due | Phillip Inman image
....2% fall. It means retired BT engineers, school headteachers and middle managers across a wide range of businesses from BP to Unilever, and not Britain’s 31 million workers, are the ones pushing up average income figures. ...
Church of England: we'll vote to block excessive boardroom pay deals image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 7th of February 2017 05:31:51 PM
....Matthews also warns that the investment group keeps a close interest in climate change. In the past the Church has challenged BP and Shell to take responsibility for their carbon footprints and limit their contribution to global warming by submitting shareholder resolution calling on the energy companies “to adapt their businesses over the long term for a low carbon economy”. ...
Leading investor signals it may oppose City bosses' pay rises image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 1st of February 2017 12:02:54 PM
....“We continue to believe that increased board independence is crucial to rebuilding trust at Volkswagen and will continue to engage on this basis,” SLI said. Stirling said investors had loudly voiced their anger about excessive boardroom pay deals last year when shareholder revolts shook some of Britain’s biggest companies, including BP and the medical equipment group Smith & Nephew. ...
Shell sells more than half of its North Sea oil and gas fields for $3.8bn image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 31st of January 2017 01:10:31 PM
....Oil majors have been reducing their footprint in the relatively high cost North Sea in favour of lower cost production elsewhere. Earlier this month, BP sold a 25% stake in the Magnus field to Enquest, another UK independent oil and gas company. ...
Quitting EU regulator 'would leave UK waiting longer' for new drugs image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 28th of January 2017 07:00:48 AM
....”. The Association of the British Pharmaceutical Industry (ABPI), which represents drug firms employing about 220,000 people in the UK, voiced similar concerns. ...
Electric cars will not stem global demand for oil, says BP image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 25th of January 2017 02:47:17 PM
. Global demand for oil will still be growing in 2035 even with an enormous growth in electric cars in the next two decades, with numbers on the road rising from 1m to 100m, BP has predicted. ...
Beer prices rise amid sobering threat of Brexit-related inflation image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 24th of January 2017 06:22:37 PM
....6% on average, while Heineken said it was putting 6p on the cost of a pint. The chief executive of the British Beer and Pubs Association (BBPA) added that beer inflation could take off if the pound, which has fallen 18% against the dollar since the EU referendum, remains low. ...
What did Rolls-Royce directors know about bribery scandal? 'No comment' image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 19th of January 2017 07:00:30 AM
.... The judge stated that he had been “informed (and accept) that no current member of the board was involved in any of the conduct described in the statement of facts” and that there had been “cultural change” at the FTSE 100 engineering group. But the board in 2010 contained some heavyweight City figures alongside the management team led by then chief executive Sir John Rose, who retired the following year, and Andrew Shilston, then finance director, who is now the senior independent non-executive director at BP. ...
Sterling skids to three-month low on hard Brexit concerns image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 16th of January 2017 04:58:07 AM
....“We also hear from the UK supreme court this week amid a market is starting to head towards a ‘hard Brexit’ and the great unknown. Forget the run of good UK data, GBP is an out-and-out political currency (it has been for a while) and the prospect of volatility here is now very high. ...
World's largest fund manager demands cuts to executive pay and bonuses image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Sunday 15th of January 2017 01:39:14 PM
....The letter to bosses, first reported in the Sunday Times, echoes investor rebellions from 2016. Last April, almost 60% of shareholders voted against a £14m pay package for the chief executive of BP in a year in which it reported record losses, cut thousands of jobs and froze its employees’ pay. ...
Should we invest in BP? image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 14th of January 2017 06:59:19 AM
....This week’s question:. We have £10,000 to invest, but given that savings rates are so low I fancy BP shares paying 5%. ...
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Upper reaches of music industry 'a man's world', diversity study finds image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 9th of January 2017 09:28:19 PM
....The survey comes at a moment when the music industry has begun to acknowledge longstanding issues of representation. Ged Doherty, who chairs the industry body BPI, instigated the biggest shakeup of the Brits voting academy in November, inviting 700 new voting members to shift the gender split from 70% men to almost 50-50 male and female, as well as 17% from BAME backgrounds. ...
UK bosses make more in two and a half days than workers earn all year image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 4th of January 2017 12:01:07 AM
....He said giving workers a seat at the table when pay is set, something May aproposed but has recently softened her approach on, would help restrain executive rewards. The rise in pay for FTSE 100 bosses such as Sir Martin Sorrell of the advertising company WPP and Bob Dudley of BP is in stark contrast to the fortunes of average workers, who have seen their living standards stagnate as a result of slow earnings growth since the financial crisis. ...
UK vinyl sales reach 25-year high image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Tuesday 3rd of January 2017 02:06:24 AM
....More than 3. 2 million records were sold in 2016, a rise of 53% on the previous year, according to the BPI, which represents the music industry. ...
Record sales: vinyl hits 25-year high image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 3rd of January 2017 12:01:39 AM
....His album Blackstar, which was shortlisted for a Mercury prize, was the most popular selling album of the year, while The Rise And Fall Of Ziggy Stardust, Hunky Dory, Nothing Has Changed and Changesonebowie were also popular LPs. The statistics, compiled by BPI, show that this is the ninth consecutive year that vinyl has grown, thanks to events such as record store day, which has now become a nationwide phenomenon, and the increase in shops selling vinyl. ...
European shares hit highs as manufacturing sectors grow image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 2nd of January 2017 12:16:36 PM
....Italian shares were also boosted by a rally in the country’s lenders. The Italian banking index rose about 2%, supported by a 9% jump in Banco BPM on the first day of trading for the newly merged bank. ...
Bosses 'do not deserve bumper pay packets', study finds image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Wednesday 28th of December 2016 10:58:06 AM
.... Chief executives are paid on average 50% more than in Germany, the next best-paying country. However, shareholders are increasingly hitting out at excessive pay, with investors in BP, Smith & Nephew and Anglo American all voting against deals this year. ...
Brexit, strikes and pay revolts: the year in business image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 28th of December 2016 06:00:27 AM
.... The collapse of BHS led to intense pressure on Sir Philip Green and demands that he fill the £571m hole in the store chain’s pension fund, while Mike Ashley was summoned before MPs to explain the working practices the Guardian had exposed at Sport Direct’s Derbyshire warehouse. The annual general meeting season started with a bang when two FTSE 100 companies – BP and Smith & Nephew – had their pay schemes voted down. ...
Will Spotify kill the music download? image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 26th of December 2016 08:00:37 AM
.... But in the last year we have seen the EU take positive steps towards creating a better and fairer licensing environment in Europe. ” The BPI, the UK music industry’s trade body, complained in May that artists earn less from YouTube than they do from vinyl. ...
FTSE 100 drifts from two-month high image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Wednesday 21st of December 2016 12:03:35 PM
....69 per barrel. Oil shares were mixed, with BP trading 0. ...
FTSE recovers to close above 7,000 level image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Monday 19th of December 2016 09:21:07 AM
....Analysts at Berenberg cut its rating on the company to "hold" from "buy". Shares in oil giant BP were up 0. ...
Farmers using food banks after government payment delay image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Monday 19th of December 2016 12:48:17 AM
....Every year farmers receive a basic payment from Europe - depending on how much land they farm - to ensure the stability of the industry and improve the environment. The BBC understands the issue has arisen from a change in the way land is mapped to calculate the 2015 BPS payments. ...
Abu Dhabi becomes a top BP shareholder image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Sunday 18th of December 2016 12:42:36 PM
. Abu Dhabi has become one of BP's biggest shareholders under a deal which gives the oil company a much bigger stake in the emirate's oil output. ...
FTSE 100 closes above 7,000 level image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Friday 16th of December 2016 09:16:53 AM
....2% to 7,01164. Energy stocks boosted the index with BP closing up by 2. ...
Drugs firms face fresh questions after Actavis accused of 12,000% price hike image
....If upheld, the Pfizer and Actavis cases would clearly show that the market for medicines falls down where the NHS has no alternatives for life-saving treatments. A spokesperson for the Association of the British Pharmaceutical Industry, the trade body for major pharmaceutical companies condemned such practices saying: “The ABPI has repeatedly said that it does not in any way support or condone the practice of ‘price hikes’ to generic medicines. ...
Europe development banks plan £5.5bn backing for gas project ‘with mafia links’ image
.... The World Bank is reportedly putting the finishing touches to a $1bn loan this month, while the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank has approved $600m of revenues. The Asian Development Bank last week signed off on another $1bn loan to expand Azerbaijan’s source Shah Deniz gas field, which will be run by BP, ahead of the pipeline’s construction. ...
The tech industry won't save us – or the planet – from Trump's excesses | Kate Aronoff image
.... Exxon CEO Rex Tillerson is poised to become the United States’ chief diplomat. In line to head the Department of Energy is former Texas governor Rick Perry, who sits on the board of the company behind the Dakota Access pipeline and once suggested the BP Deepwater Horizon disaster was an “act of God”. ...
Oil price surges as Opec and non-Opec members agree deal to cut output image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 12th of December 2016 10:23:31 AM
.... Bond yields are falling on the expectation that the dearer oil price will feed through to higher inflation. Meanwhile commodity companies were among the biggest gainers on the stock market, with Royal Dutch B shares more than 3% higher and BP 2% better. ...
FTSE 100 falls despite boost for oil shares image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Monday 12th of December 2016 09:03:48 AM
....42. The fall came despite oil majors BP and Royal Dutch Shell both rising by about 1. ...
Glencore and Qatar buy $11.3bn stake in Russia's largest oil company image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Wednesday 7th of December 2016 09:09:39 PM
....The surprise move sees Glencore and Qatar paying $11. 3bn for the stake in Rosneft, where BP already owns 19. ...
Glencore buys stake in Russian state oil firm Rosneft image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 7th of December 2016 07:23:59 PM
....He added that Vladimir Putin had congratulated Igor Sechin, Rosneft’s chief executive, but also told the close ally to work with the ministry of finance and central bank to prevent the deal disrupting Russian currency markets. Glencore and Qatar’s investment means they join BP on the Rosneft share register. ...
Investors ready for the festive stock market ‘Santa rally’ image
Source : Daily Express [Read Article] Tuesday 6th of December 2016 06:45:00 PM
....Next year should also prove rewarding for investors, with UK company dividends forecast to rise sharply in 2017. Many investors and pension savers top up their income with regular dividends from leading UK companies such as BP, HSBC, Royal Dutch Shell and Vodafone, which all now yield more than 6 per cent a year. ...
Opec doesn’t hold all the cards, even after its oil price agreement image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 3rd of December 2016 04:00:26 PM
.... But the interaction of supply and demand, most of it outside Opec’s control, means that for the next couple of years, prices are probably going nowhere fast. WINNERSBP and Shell The prospect of a cut to production from January lifted oil prices last week and with them the shares of energy companies. ...
Andorra to renounce banking secrecy as it sheds tax haven status image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Friday 2nd of December 2016 05:48:33 AM
....Andorra was briefly on the OECD’s “grey list” of non-cooperative tax havens drawn up as part of a crackdown on tax evasion after the global financial crisis. In 2015 the Banca Privada d’Andorra (BPA), the principality’s fourth-largest bank, was accused by US treasury officials of taking bribes to channel profits and facilitate laundering of cash from Russian and Chinese organised crime as well as Venezuela’s state oil firm PDVSA. ...
Opec deal pushes oil price up to $54 a barrel image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 1st of December 2016 06:38:22 PM
....8m barrels per day in an attempt to underpin the oil price. BP, whose shares jumped by 2. ...
FTSE closes down but pound makes gains image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Thursday 1st of December 2016 09:21:04 AM
Tories' corporate reform proposals a far cry from May's radical pledge image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 29th of November 2016 06:38:40 PM
....The green paper says binding votes could apply to all companies or only to those that have “encountered significant shareholder opposition” to the remuneration report. The latter idea would seem to continue to allow BP to pay its chief executive £14m despite the opposition of 60% of its shareholders, as it did this year. ...
FTSE 100 lower as oil stocks fall image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Tuesday 29th of November 2016 09:04:20 AM
....52 a barrel on worries that oil producers would fail to agree limits on output. Shares in oil giants BP and Royal Dutch Shell were both down by about 2%. ...
North Sea oil firms see hope after turmoil, survey reveals image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 29th of November 2016 12:01:33 AM
....Some two-thirds of all UK oil firms cut staff during 2016, according to the 25th Oil and Gas survey from the Aberdeen & Grampian Chambers of Commerce, a record since the survey began in 2004. Companies, including BP and Shell, cut their headcount by an average of 15% in the year to October, while contractors, including supply chain firms such as Wood Group, reduced theirs by 7%. ...
Executive pay under unprecedented scrutiny – IoD chief image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 28th of November 2016 12:01:14 AM
.... Paying top dollar becomes proof you have the very best,” he will say. He is expected to point to the £14m pay deal for Bob Dudley, chief executive at BP, which was voted down at this year’s annual shareholder meeting in April. ...
OK, no workers in the boardroom: but May must be strong on executive pay image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Sunday 27th of November 2016 07:00:53 AM
.... Shareholder rebellions are rare; they would probably be rarer still under a binding regime. And, come on, what is the logic of an advisory set-up where “no” can mean “yes”? Almost 60% of BP shareholders voted against a £14m pay package for the chief executive this year, but Bob Dudley still collected the lot (indeed, had already done so). ...
FTSE 100 ends flat despite good gains for miners image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Monday 21st of November 2016 09:38:31 AM
....62 a barrel. In response, shares in oil giant BP rose 2% while Royal Dutch Shell was also up by about 1. ...
BP Deepwater Horizon oil in land-animal food chain image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Wednesday 16th of November 2016 07:43:18 AM
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Russian Economy Minister Ulyukayev charged with $2m bribe image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Tuesday 15th of November 2016 02:31:26 AM
.... It was seen as a victory for Mr Sechin, who has long been a close adviser to President Putin. The president said last month that he had been "rather surprised" by the government's earlier position to delay the deal as Rosneft was "strictly speaking" not a state firm as part of it was owned by BP. ...
Rising executive pay threatening reputation of big business – report image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 14th of November 2016 05:29:42 PM
....A number of fund managers have set out ideas to change executive pay after a year of protests at annual general meetings of major companies. The season began in April with two FTSE 100 companies – BP and Smith & Nephew – having their pay deals voted down. ...
Rosneft reports plunge in profits image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Friday 11th of November 2016 08:37:25 AM
....7m; £318m), which was much lower than expected. UK oil giant BP owns 20% of Rosneft. ...
China trade 'more important than ever to the UK' image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Thursday 10th of November 2016 09:13:59 AM
....As the meeting took place in London's Lancaster House, it was announced that the Chinese contractor CITIC Construction would invest £200m in the first phase of the £1. 7bn London Royal Albert Docks project, headed by the Chinese developer ABP. ...
Energy firms announce $1bn climate fund image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Friday 4th of November 2016 08:30:40 PM
....The Paris Climate agreements come into force today, and the bosses of seven big oil companies gathered in London to sign an agreement to work together to cut emissions. The group – including BP, Norway’s Statoil, and the Saudi oil company Aramco – accounts for a fifth of world oil supply, and they will create a $1bn fund to boost their climate change efforts. ...
How much will the new £1 coin cost the UK? image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 1st of November 2016 04:45:43 PM
.... The British Parking Association quotes £90-£130 a machine for the simplest software upgrade to most parking meters, £250-£350 if the validator needs replacing and “considerably more” if the meter must provide change. In total, the BPA has said that it could cost up to £50m to adapt just Britain’s parking meters. ...
FTSE 100 falls as Standard Chartered sinks image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Tuesday 1st of November 2016 09:00:16 AM
. A rise for Shell after better-than-expected results failed to offset big falls for Standard Chartered and BP on the London market. ...
Oil giant BP sees profits nearly halve image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Tuesday 1st of November 2016 08:22:32 AM
. Oil giant BP has reported a near 50% fall in third-quarter profits from last year as the sector continues to struggle with low prices. ...
Do you want your savings to go into selling cigarettes? image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 29th of October 2016 06:00:12 AM
....Some savers in cheap tracker or “passive” funds – British investors have ploughed nearly £17bn into them in recent years – may also be unaware just how much of their cash goes to support fossil fuel extraction. The Vanguard fund has 11% of its £5bn of investments in oil and gas companies, largely through holdings in Shell and BP. ...
Invest in equity income funds to fight inflation image
Source : Daily Express [Read Article] Wednesday 26th of October 2016 12:01:00 AM
....Barclays, Lloyds, Tesco, Sainsbury’s, British Gas owner Centrica and insurer Aviva are just some of the household names to cut their dividends in recent years. Oil giants BP and Royal Dutch Shell both yield more than 6 per cent, but their dividends are under pressure from low oil prices. ...
BP scraps controversial Australian oil exploration site image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Tuesday 11th of October 2016 10:24:24 AM
. BP has abandoned a plan to drill for oil off the south coast of Australia. ...

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