Equator Banks

As of November 2019, 100 financial institutions from 37 countries have adopted the Equator Principles (‘Equator Principles Financial Institutions’, EPFIs, or Equator Banks). Most of these are commercial banks, but the list also includes Export Credit Agencies, national development banks, and an insurance company.

Below you find the list of Equator Banks, with links to their own websites, their Equator Principles reporting webpage, and to BankTrack’s profile of a number of these banks. On these BankTrack profiles you will find a list of disaster projects ('Dodgy Deals') financed by each bank.

ABN AMRONetherlands
Absa GroupSouth Africa
Access BankNigeria
Ahli United BankBahrain
Arab African International BankEgypt
ASN BankNetherlands
Banco BradescoBrazil
Banco de Crédito del Perú (BCP)Peru
Banco de la República Oriental del UruguayUruguay
Banco do BrasilBrazil
Banco GaliciaArgentina
Banco Mercantil del Norte (Banorte)Mexico
Banco SabadellSpain
Banco SantanderSpain
Banco VotorantimBrazil
Bank of AmericaUnited States
Bank of JiangsuChina
Bank of Montreal (BMO)Canada
BarclaysUnited Kingdom
BMCE Bank of AfricaMorocco
BNP ParibasFrance
Caixa Econômica FederalBrazil
Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce (CIBC)Canada
Cathay United BankTaiwan, Republic of China
CitiUnited States
Commonwealth BankAustralia
Crédit AgricoleFrance
Credit SuisseSwitzerland
Denmarks Export Credit AgencyDenmark
E.SUN Commercial BankTaiwan, Republic of China
Export Credit NorwayNorway
Export Development CanadaCanada
Export Finance AustraliaAustralia
Export-Import Bank of the United States (EXIM)United States
Fidelity BankNigeria
First Abu Dhabi Bank (FAB)United Arab Emirates
FirstRandSouth Africa
Fubon Financial HoldingTaiwan, Republic of China
Green Investment GroupUnited Kingdom
HSBCUnited Kingdom
Industrial BankChina
Instituto de Crédito Oficial (ICO)Spain
Intesa SanpaoloItaly
JPMorgan ChaseUnited States
KfW IPEX-BankGermany
Korea Development Bank (KDB)South Korea
La Banque PostaleFrance
Lloyds Banking GroupUnited Kingdom
Mauritius Commercial BankMauritius
Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group (MUFG)Japan
Mizuho Financial GroupJapan
National Australia Bank (NAB)Australia
NatWest Group (formerly RBS)United Kingdom
NedbankSouth Africa
Norinchukin BankJapan
OP Financial GroupFinland
Royal Bank of Canada (RBC)Canada
Skandinaviska Enskilda Banken (SEB)Sweden
Société GénéraleFrance
Standard BankSouth Africa
Standard CharteredUnited Kingdom
Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation (SMBC)Japan
Sumitomo Mitsui Trust HoldingsJapan
Svenska HandelsbankenSweden
Swedish Export Credit Corporation (SEK)Sweden
Toronto-Dominion Bank (TD Bank)Canada
UK Export FinanceUnited Kingdom
Wells FargoUnited States

Equator banks, act with courage, and step up your ambitions for EP4: stop financing climate change, respect indigenous people's rights, everywhere!

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