The Equator Principles
Reporting Database
 The Equator Principles framework

The Equator Principles

A financial industry benchmark for determining, assessing and managing environmental and social risk in projects.

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Reporting Database

Equator Principles Financial Institutions (EPFIs) are required to report annually on their EP-related activities. Search their reporting data and project name information.

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The Equator Principles framework

The Equator Principles framework consists of 10 Principles.

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The Equator Principles

The Equator Principles (EP) are intended to serve as a common baseline and risk management framework for financial institutions to identify, assess and manage environmental and social risks when financing Projects.

Members & Reporting

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Resources

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EP4

EP4

EP4 is the latest iteration of the Equator Principles.

Following an extended transition period due to the global Covid-19 pandemic, EP4 came into effect for all EP Financial Institutions on 1 October 2020. This means that it applies for those transactions mandated on/after 1 October 2020.

Click on the button below to download EP4 in English or go to Resources to download EP4 in an additional 6 languages and to view the suite of Guidance documents that support EP4.

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Adoption & Membership

Financial institutions adopt the Equator Principles in order to ensure that the Projects they finance and advise on are developed in a manner that is socially responsible and reflects sound environmental management practices.

Latest News

Equator Principles 2021 Annual General Meeting (15-18 November) – Meeting Outcomes

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Chair of EP reiterates commitment to climate, social impacts and biodiversity

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Allied Irish Banks, p.l.c. Adopts the Equator Principles

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