Archive for category: Boxes

KBC Responds to Don’t Bank on the Bomb

KBC, a Belgian financial institution, responded to the 2016 update of Don’t Bank on the Bomb. The response reflects on KBC’s recently updated policy around weapons- including nuclear weapons. PAX welcomes the new KBC policy and appreciates the KBC engagement around the Don’t Bank on the Bomb report. The full response can be read here, and there is more information about the investments and the producer after the jump. Read more

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2016 Don’t Bank on the Bomb

Is your bank ready for the ban? Banks controlling over 1.7 trillion Euros are…

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Trident Renewal- The companies behind the bomb

On Monday 18 July the UK Parliament decided to renew the Trident nuclear weapons system. Let’s take a quick look at what companies make which parts…..

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Cambridge will divest from nuclear weapon producers!

The City Council of Cambridge, Massachusetts (USA) has  voted unanimously to divest their $1Bn pension fund from nuclear weapons producing companies. Read more

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Pension funds SPF and SPOV divest from MOOG

The Dutch railway pension fund (SPF) and the public transport pension fund (SPOV)…

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Banning investment

In May, diplomats in Geneva will resume discussions on how to create and maintain a nuclear weapons free world.  It is important for those discussions to include a range of options and activities that can be undertaken now- even by countries that don’t have nuclear weapons. Read more

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Ackermans & van Haaren divests from Fluor

Belgian bank Ackermans & van Haaren confirms it has divested from American…

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Over 3000 people tell US insurance company State Farm to divest!

After a great action by the US-based Nuclear Age Peace Foundation, over 3000…

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RBS under fire for investing in weapons of mass destruction

The Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) has been accused of making money from weapons…

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Don’t Bank on the Bomb in Scotland

With a public meeting at the Ediburgh Peace and Justice Centre on 16 November,…

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