Nokia October warning investigated by local FSA: newspaper report

FILE PHOTO: The logo and ticker for Nokia are displayed on a screen on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York, U.S., May 21, 2018. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid/File Photo(Reuters) - Finland’s Financial Supervisory Authority (FSA) has started an investigation into Nokia’s (NOKIA.HE) sharp profit warning in October which sent its shares…

BlackRock's climate-friendly shift shows activism can work: Don Pittis

One of the reasons people are worried climate change will be almost impossible to stop is that pumping carbon into the atmosphere is simply way too profitable. Even as new reports yesterday from NASA and the British weather service showed climate change had created the hottest decade in history, according to the traditional rules of capitalism,…

U.S., China sign modest trade pact, but much remains to be settled

U.S. President Donald Trump signed a trade agreement Wednesday with China that is expected to boost exports from U.S. farmers and manufacturers and is aimed at lowering tensions in a long-running dispute between the economic powers. Trump said during a White House ceremony that the deal is "righting the wrongs of the past." He promoted…

'It's almost pointless to go there': Conservatives unmoved to support a carbon tax

For many years, Preston Manning has spoken about the problem conservative politicians have with their environmental policies and how those flaws have become a political and economic liability. The last federal election seemed to follow a similar script, as the Conservatives were singled out for proposing the least ambitious plan to tackle climate change of…