China’s banks urged to stop funding global deforestation

SourceGlobal Trade Review
SectorFinancial Services
CountryGulf

An influential campaign group has called for greater oversight of Chinese banks over concerns that a cluster of the country’s biggest lenders are pumping billions into companies with ties to deforestation risks. In a new report, Global Witness says that Chinese banks and investors provided over US$22.5bn in loan and underwriting services to major companies …

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An influential campaign group has called for greater oversight of Chinese banks over concerns that a cluster of the country’s biggest lenders are pumping billions into companies with ties to deforestation risks. In a new report, Global Witness says that Chinese banks and investors provided over US$22.5bn in loan and underwriting services to major companies …

The post China’s banks urged to stop funding global deforestation appeared first on Global Trade Review (GTR).

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