FOI Request - Investments
1 What investments do your Council have in companies designing, manufacturing or selling arms in the UK and worldwide in the past 5 years?
2 What financial return (profit or loss) has your Council made from these investments in the past 5 years?
3 How long has your Council had these investments with the companies concerned?
4 Which Council committee, or authorised individual(s)/post within your Council authorised such investments on behalf of the Local Authority?
The Council has not held any direct investments in companies designing, manufacturing or selling arms in the UK and worldwide in the past 5 years.
A number of the Trust Funds administered by the Council do hold some investments in unit trust funds and we have written to the fund managers to enquire whether or not their funds invest in any such companies.