• France raises pressure on financial sector to deliver climate commitments

    05 July 2019

    French financial regulators are stepping up pressure on the bulk of French domestic banks, insurers and asset managers to follow through on their climate commitments.

  • Banque de France and I4CE form climate finance partnership

    23 July 2018

    The Banque de France and the Institute for Climate Economics (I4CE) are forming a partnership to exchange expertise and increase the financial sector's awareness of climate risks and opportunities.

  • Banque de France calls for 'brown penalising factor'

    09 April 2018

    The idea of raising capital requirements on assets with high sustainability risks, by means of a so-called 'brown penalising factor', has won support from François Villeroy de Galhau, governor of the Banque de France.