Amanpour and Company

How BlackRock will Divest From Coal

Clip: 02/12/2020 | 2m 58s | Video has closed captioning.

BlackRock, the world's largest fund manager, has one of the loudest voices at the table, managing assets worth $7 trillion--including many pension funds. Now, the company says it will divest from coal and put sustainability at the heart of its investment decisions. Brian Deese is global head of sustainable development at BlackRock. He joins Christiane to discuss the company's focus on climate.

Aired: 02/12/20

Rating: NR

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