UK Green Investment Bank adopts the Equator Principles
London, 2 December 2013
The UK Green Investment Bank (GIB) has today announced that it has become a signatory to the ‘Equator Principles’: the global ethical investment framework. Founded in 2003, the Equator Principles provide a globally consistent governance model to assess and manage environmental and social risk in financing.
IDFC becomes the first Indian Financial Institution to join the Equator Principles Association
Mumbai, 3 June 2013
IDFC Limited announced its adoption of the Equator Principles, an internationally accepted credit risk management framework for determining, assessing and managing environmental and social risk in Project Finance transactions.
Banco Popular Joins the Equator Principles
Madrid, 20 May 2013
Banco Popular has joined the Equator Principles, a voluntary set of guidelines for the inclusion of social and environmental criteria in the risk management process of Project Finance transactions of more than 10 million US dollars. These principles have been promoted by various entities from the financial sector in coordination with the International Finance Corporation’s (IFC) Performance Standards on Environmental and Social Sustainability.