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Luke Fletcher on whether or not charitable trusts and foundations have a fiduciary duty to invest in all asset classes – The Guardian >

In an article in The Guardian about how seven UK-based charitable foundations have announced their fossil fuel divestment, Luke Fletcher, Partner at Bates Wells Braithwaite, rejects the suggestion that charitable trusts and foundations have a fiduciary duty to protect their funds and maximise their returns.

 

Posted on 29 Apr 2015 in BWB In The Media Read More >

Philip Kirkpatrick: "I want to see a Charity Commission that upholds public trust by showing the good work charities do" - The Guardian >

Philip Kirkpatrick, managing partner and joint head of charity at Bates Wells Braithwaite, told the Guardian Voluntary Sector Network about the enormous political pressure the Charity Commission is under to regulate the sector more effectively and avoid corruption. This debate, which included other prominent figures in the charity sector, discussed the regulation of the charity sector.

Posted on 01 Apr 2015 in BWB In The Media Read More >