State Street's asset-management arm will give retail investors an option to fully back corporate boards as it brings online features to allow fund shareholders to control their proxy voting rights, executives said. The option comes as State Street and rivals move to devolve proxy voting powers to shareholders on matters like director elections or environmental, social and governance (ESG) issues. State Street Global Advisors said in May that by next year some investors of its index equity assets could influence their votes by choosing among various policies offered by proxy adviser Institutional Shareholder Services.
UK Health Security Agency upgrades a number of alerts from yellow to amber
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Japan's Coast Guard says one person has died in the crash off Yakushima Island in the south-west.
The Home Office is continuing to pay 'fixed costs' to Rwanda after deal struck, a top civil servant says
Areas in the North East of England have woken up to a blanket of snow this morning
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The Emirati president-designate for the upcoming United Nations COP28 climate talks forcefully denied Wednesday a report alleging his nation planned to use the summit to strike oil and gas deals, a day before the summit was due to begin. However, Sultan al-Jaber, who also leads the massive state-run Abu Dhabi National Oil Co., will step down from his position as CEO of the company — trying to head off the major criticism surrounding his selection of a planned v
"He likes taking on the impossible job. We're different," Munger said of Musk in May.
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Semiconductor company Nvidia's (NASDAQ: NVDA) recent business performance has been explosive. The tech company, which benefits from the current boom in generative artificial intelligence (AI) due to its advanced AI chips in its data center segment, saw its fiscal third-quarter revenue rise 206% year over year to $18.1 billion. Data center revenue, specifically, increased 41% sequentially and 279% year over year to more than $14.5 billion.
Apple, Microsoft, Alphabet, Amazon, Nvidia, Meta Platforms, and Tesla are crushing the market this year.
Oxford students and community members are set to gather Thursday for 'Oxford Remembrance Day' on the second anniversary of the tragic Oxford High School shooting.
The number of new homes in England peaked in 2019/20.
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WASHINGTON (AP) — The global economy, which has proved surprisingly resilient this year, is expected to falter next year under the strain of wars, still-elevated inflation and continued high interest rates. The Paris-based Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development estimated Wednesday that international growth would slow to 2.7% in 2024 from an expected 2.9% pace this year. That would amount to the slowest calendar-year growth since the pandemic year of 2020. Despite the gloomier outl
The Boys is getting a Spanish-language spin-off set in Mexico, with Andor's Diego Luna producing.
The Saudi Public Investment Fund said it would “support the business as a long-term partner.”
Prince Harry and Meghan Markle claimed a royal had questioned their son’s skin colour in 2021