Finding Principles That Fit

22 November 2012 - Environmental Finance, Suellen Lazarus

The leading Equator Principles banks face huge challenges in reaching consensus on the latest reforms to the financing standards. Their proposals have much to commend them – but there is room to go further, says Suellen Lazarus. The steering committee guiding the redrafting of the Equator Principles (EPs) has faced a daunting task. With limited resources, under conflicting pressure from both inside and outside the group, and dealing with some of the world’s most complex environmental challenges, the EP Association has demonstrated finesse in negotiating the third iteration of the principles. Read More.