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Alberta pensions butt out of tobacco investments | Benefits Canada

Alberta pensions butt out of tobacco investments | Benefits Canada.

 

Alberta in Canada has become the latest public sector pension fund to divest from tobacco stocks.  Alberta is planning to sue tobacco companies for health care costs, and recognised the inherent conflict of interest of holding investments in these companies.  It wouldn’t make a lot of sense to sue a company you part own!

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