Consultation on the draft of EP4: full report released

5 November, 2019 EP Association News

London, 05 November 2019 Earlier this year, BSR conducted external stakeholder consultations on behalf of the Equator Principles Association on the draft text of EP4. This consultation process involved 150 people attending a series of in-person and webinar events, as well as mo...

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Swedbank Adopts the Equator Principles

28 October, 2019 Adoption News

Stockholm, Sweden, October 28, 2019  Today Swedbank AB (publ) has become a signatory of the Equator Principles. To date, 99 international financial institutions in 37 countries are signatories of the Equator Principles. Read more about Sustainability at Swedbank

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La Banque Postale Adopts the Equator Principles

15 October, 2019 Adoption News

Paris, France, October 15, 2019  Today La Banque Postale has become a signatory of the Equator Principles. To date, 98 international financial institutions in 37 countries are signatories of the Equator Principles. Read La Banque Postale’s Press Release in French

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Completion of external consultation on EP4 draft text

20 September, 2019 EP Association News

London, 20 September 2019 The recent external stakeholder consultation on the draft text of EP4 was conducted on behalf of the EPA by BSR. They have now completed the consultation process and their recommendations are with the Association for consideration as we look to finalise...

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Op Ed: The value of maintaining Equator Principles as a risk management framework

12 August, 2019 EP Association News

London, 12 August 2019 A review of the fourth version of the Equator Principles (EP4) is currently ongoing: equator-principles.com/ep4.  The deadline for comment on the draft of EP4 has been extended to 23 August. We greatly appreciate the level of engagement with a diverse ran...

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Bank of Huzhou Adopts the Equator Principles

24 July, 2019 Adoption News

Huzhou, China, July 24th, 2019  Today Bank of Huzhou has become a signatory of the Equator Principles. Established in 1998, Bank of Huzhou is a local joint-stock commercial bank based in Zhejiang Province, China. Bank of Huzhou is an active green bank in China and is committed...

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EP4 draft shared, stakeholder consultation begins

24 June, 2019 EP Association News

London, 24 June 2019 Following extensive internal review and consultation, as well as input from the initial round of public consultation, the draft text of Equator Principles 4 (EP4) is hereby released for consultation. It is intended that this draft text be used as the basis f...

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Review of the Equator Principles – Phase IV – Progress Update

7 June, 2019 EP Association News

The EPA continues to make progress towards the development of updated Equator Principles ‘EP4’ text. The legal review of the draft text, conducted by Norton Rose Fulbright, has now been completed. The external stakeholder consultation phase has been delayed whilst we complete...

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Notice: Fake EPA website

21 May, 2019 EP Association News

London, 21 May 2019 The Equator Principles Association has been made aware of a website impersonating the Association. The impersonating site has released a fake version of EP4 and an incorrect message stating that three EPFIs have been de-listed for non-compliance. The Equator...

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NN Investment Partners adopts the Equator Principles

2 April, 2019 Adoption News

The Hague, 02 April 2019 Today NN Investment Partners (NN IP) has become a signatory of the Equator Principles. While the EPs have already played an important role in NN IP’s investment process in the past, their formal adoption also adds a reporting obligation. No fundi...

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