Highlights of our shareholder action work in 2018

Market Forces is working hard to get climate change on the agenda of Australia’s biggest companies. As part of this work we help shareholders and their proxies attend the annual general meetings (AGMs) of fossil fuel companies and their financial backers. This allows them to directly challenge board members on … Read More

Embattled AMP stands firm over new climate denier chairman

10 May 2018 Acting AMP chief executive Mike Wilkins today dismissed deep concern over incoming chairman David Murray’s controversial views on climate change at the financial services company’s annual general meeting (AGM) in Melbourne.  Wilkins affirmed his backing for Murray, an outspoken climate sceptic, during a fiery question-time session in which furious shareholders grilled the board over revelations of … Read More