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Banks set to deliver on $369 Billion climate act
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Banks set to deliver on $369 billion climate act

The $369 billion “climate action bill” that the US has just passed into law is positive news for banks committed to ...

Drive for sustainability ushers in new role for banks
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Drive for sustainability ushers in new role for banks

The drive for sustainability will force banks to radically change their relationships with many of their key corporate ...

5 sustainability skills critical for banking leaders
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5 sustainability skills critical for banking leaders

Bank executives once again may need to adapt and adopt a host of new skills if they’re to guide their organizations to ...

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New ESG laws will force big changes on banks

Banks in Europe need to prepare for the biggest set of regulatory changes since the aftermath of the 2008 global ...

Six steps to help banks reach net-zero
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Six steps to help banks reach net-zero

It’s fantastic that banks are taking the lead in the fight against climate change. Over 50 banks from across the world ...

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Four steps for banks to master sustainable lending

Public pledges by HSBC, ING and UBS to curb their funding of fossil fuel production are welcome signs that the shift to ...

What are equipment financiers missing by not embracing green loans?
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What are equipment financiers missing by not embracing green loans?

In the last 12 months or so, I’ve noticed an increasing focus on ESG (environmental, social and governance) initiatives ...

In banking, sustainability is the new digital. Now what?
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In banking, sustainability is the new digital. Now what?

This year´s reporting season has brought sustainability and environmental, social and governance (ESG)-related efforts ...

Digital and sustainable: The twin transformation you’re ignoring
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Digital and sustainable: The twin transformation you’re ignoring

The days of sustainability being a “nice to have” are over. Sustainability is now demanded by customers (and ...

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Advances in sustainable finance, but more needed

Sustainable opportunities Clear progress has been made on the UN Global Compact’s Sustainable Development Goals (SDG), ...

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Sustainability Authors

Cameron Krueger

Managing Director – Specialty Finance

Fabrice Asvazadourian

Managing Director – Strategy & Consulting, Banking Lead, Europe

Peter Beardshaw

Managing Director – Strategy & Consulting, Global Financial Services Sustainability Lead