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  • Barclays shareholders call for stronger fracking stance

    09 May 2024

    A group of Barclays shareholders has published a letter demanding the bank close loopholes in its energy policy that allow it to finance fracking activities.

  • HSBC faces shareholder call for green finance transparency

    03 May 2024

    A group of HSBC shareholders - including Royal London Asset Management, La Francaise Asset Management and Axiom Alternative Investments - has called on the bank to explain how it will meet its target to extend $1 trillion for sustainable finance.

  • 'Historic day' as EU CSDDD approved

    24 April 2024

    Rules to require large companies active in the EU to report on the sustainability of their supply chains and make best efforts to implement a climate transition plan have been approved, in what was labelled an "historic day".

  • ShareAction takes aim at banks this AGM season

    21 March 2024

    The upcoming annual general meeting (AGM) season will be the "busiest yet" for ShareAction, as it plans to push the banking sector for more transparent climate policies.

  • UK government urged to mandate TNFD reporting

    19 March 2024
  • CSDDD agreed, in watershed moment, but is weakened to 'shadow of former self'

    15 March 2024

    The EU passed a landmark sustainability reporting law which, although significantly weakened from previous versions, was described as "a watershed moment for corporate accountability".

  • Fiduciary duty needs reform, says Share Action

    06 March 2024
  • EU Council vote on CSDDD delayed again

    19 February 2024
  • Uncertainty 'looms' over EU ESG regulation after delay to CSDDD vote

    12 February 2024
  • Barclays commits to finance energy transition

    09 February 2024