Banking

“BSP, IFC to enhance banks’ risk and governance tools” – Manila Bulletin – May 27, 2017

On May 27, 2017 the Manila Bulletin reported that the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) and the IFC signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to “ to enhance the banking system’s risk management and good governance tools, generally improving the “environmental, social and corporate governance” (ESG) of local banks.” The BSP is a member of the […]

“European development banks launch green fund in Egypt” – Development Finance – March 31, 2017

On March 31, 2017 Development Finance reported that four European development institutions have established a green fund in Egypt. “The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD), the Agence Française de Développement (AFD), the European Investment Bank (EIB) and the European Union (EU) have launched a €140m Green Economy Financing Facility (GEFF) for Egypt. The programme will provide loans for energy […]