Is Your Pension Safe Invested In Fossil Fuels?

The Financial Stability Board (FSB) is an international group set up to encourage businesses to assess and disclose their climate related risks and many are doing so including PepsiCo and Morgan Stanley. Guidelines produced by the FSB though are voluntary and those businesses most at risk are unlikely to voluntarily disclose their risks. There are…

Running A Marathon – Do You Just Turn Up & Run Or Do You Prepare?

Prepare to win So it’s the London Marathon on Sunday and my fitter colleagues inform me that you can’t just enter these things without some preparation. Anything in life is like this especially if you run a business. You’ve done your market research, you have a product or service people want, at a price they’re…

We are here because of a resurrection….well nearly.

There is a period in the earth’s history that is very pertinent to us today: the Palaeocene Eocene boundary.  Fifty five million years ago the earth witnessed temperatures 8⁰C warmer than today’s average. The Palaeocene Eocene Thermal Maximum (PETM), as it is known, lasted 200,000 years and was preceded by 20,000 years of rising carbon…