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BankFWD Statement on First Republic

11-30-2021 — On November 29th, First Republic Bank became the first large US bank to announce a commitment to ending all lending to fossil fuel companies, the only one of the US’ 25 largest banks to do so. This commitment marks a watershed moment for large banks’ climate action and establishes the important precedent that …

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First Republic Is First Large US Bank to Stop Fossil Fuel Lending

On November 29th, First Republic Bank became the first large US bank to announce a commitment to ending all lending to fossil fuel companies, the only one of the US’ 25 largest banks to do so. This commitment marks a watershed moment for large banks’ climate action and establishes the important precedent that fossil fuels …

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Big Banks Are Funding the Climate Disaster

Paul Polman, BankFWD partner and Rockefeller Foundation trustee, on the importance of corporations holding banks accountable for their unsustainable financing. Link to article