2021 Divest UK

The Cheshire Pension Fund investment in Fossil Fuels was over £63 million, or 1.04% of the fund valued at £6.1 billion

February 2021 Divesting from Fossil Fuels

A national report published in February 2021 by Divest UK and FOE shows the continuing scale of investments in “Fossil Fuels” by every UK LGPS (local government pension scheme) funds, yet most councils have declared a climate emergency.  https://www.divest.org.uk/councils

DIVEST UK analysis for 2019/20 FY year reveals that all LGPS funds invested nearly £10 billion in fossil fuels, or 3% of the total value of their funds.