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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 ...

New ESG rules are good news for banks
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New ESG ratings rules are good news for banks

Environmental, social and governance (ESG) ratings are essential for banks and the companies they fund. But too often ...

Shift to green could be worth trillions for banks
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Shift to green could be worth trillions for banks

It’s important but not critical.  That’s been the dominant narrative around sustainability.  Until now, that is. There ...

10 trends shaping post-digital banking innovation
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10 trends shaping post-digital banking innovation

Most of the time, major moments of change only become obvious in retrospect. But the COVID-19 pandemic has been a ...

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 ...

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Sustainable Banking Authors

Michael Abbott

Senior Managing Director – Global Banking Lead

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