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divestment

to strip one's investment from an entity.

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The data for state owned companies disinvested through public offerings and Strategic Sale, has been extracted through Capitaline and Thomson Reuters data bases.
It also said that as some of its subsidiaries Air India Air Transport Services Limited (AIATSL), Air India SATS Airport Services Private Limited (AISATS), Alliance Air and Air India Express were making profits, these units should "not be disinvested."
Pension chairperson Ann McLachlan said of our campaign that we were "asking for the fund to disinvest in the FTSE100".
Human rights organizations in the US have said that they will use the law and campaign to force pension funds to disinvest from it if they are not satisfied with its conduct in the country.
Murray and two state senators from Worcester were honored last night for their leadership in getting legislation passed that requires the state to disinvest in companies doing business in Sudan, to protest genocide in that country.
Among such companies - already marked out by a US campaign to disinvest in energy firms which trade with Iran - are Shell, Total of France and Repsol of Spain.
Archbishop Hutchison also clarified reports that the Anglican Communion has voted to disinvest in Israel.
The synod said it was heeding "the call from our sister church, the Episcopal Church in Jerusalem and the Middle East, for morally responsible investment in the Palestinian occupied territories and, in particular, to disinvest from companies profiting from the illegal occupation."
The Episcopal Church in Jerusalem and the Middle East had asked the general synod "to disinvest from companies profiting from the illegal occupation ...
airlines, only to later disinvest due in part to U.S.
We have no plans to disinvest or consult our board of trustees," he said.
Rachel Harford, of the Campaign Against the Arms Trade which uncovered the hospitals' arms trade links, said: "It is essential these trusts disinvest as a matter of urgency.