Equator Principles begins drafting third iteration

9 November 2011 - Environmental Finance, Christopher Cundy

The Equator Principles Association has begun compiling its second major revision to the eponymous guidelines for managing environmental and social risks in project finance. The association held its largest ever annual meeting last month, with close to 100 people attending, where options for revising the principles were presented. The review follows a revision to the International Finance Corporation Performance Standards, upon which the Equator Principles are based, and an independent report published earlier this year. Read More.