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EU takes historic step to stop banks betting on hunger

But there is still work to be done, says Miriam Ross.…

  • Wed Jan 15 10:02:00 2014
  • Rank: 100

Barclays ends food speculation

Campaigners have welcomed the move to pull out of speculative deals with hedge funds which made the company up to £278 million in 2012.…

  • Thu Feb 14 06:27:00 2013
  • Rank: 100

Which is the world’s worst company?

The Public Eye Awards are back to highlight the companies with the worst record in human rights and the environment…

  • Fri Jan 11 13:30:00 2013
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Barclays considers quitting food speculation

Britain’s biggest commodities player admits that betting on food prices bad for image, as campaigners push for regulation.…

  • Thu Nov 29 11:04:00 2012
  • Rank: 100

Barclays’ ‘A-MAIZING returns’

It’s time governments took on the banks and put a stop to food speculation, says Miriam Ross.…

  • Mon Nov 5 10:04:00 2012
  • Rank: 100

Miriam Ross

Miriam Ross is a campaigner at the World Development Movement.…

  • Mon Nov 5 03:00:00 2012
  • Rank: 100

Hunger and the 0.7% aid debate

Poor people need aid but it needs to be targeted and the structures that perpetuate global inequality must also be tackled, says Natasha Adams.…

  • Mon May 14 09:51:00 2012
  • Rank: 100

Podcast: Tim Hunt on ethical banking

How moving your money out of big banks can help end unethical banking practices.…

  • Tue Mar 20 11:12:00 2012
  • Rank: 100

Move Your Money campaign launches

Depositors withdraw their money from major banks in favour of ethical alternatives.…

  • Sat Feb 11 09:37:00 2012
  • Rank: 100

Banking on hunger: shame on you, Barclays!

Vote now to register your anger at the bank’s aggressive expansion into food speculation.…

  • Sun Jan 22 07:28:00 2012
  • Rank: 100

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