Updated Equator Principles released

16 May 2013 - Clifford Chance, Nigel Howorth, James Shepherd

Following a review of the Equator Principles (EPs), the Equator Principles Association has published the revised EPs, known as EP III, which will take effect from 4 June 2013. The revised EPs will apply to a broader range of financial products (beyond project finance). The other main changes are the inclusion of additional reporting requirements, additional obligations to analyse the greenhouse gas emissions arising from proposed projects and the inclusion of language addressing human rights. Read More.