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FGW become a partner of BankTrack

Finance GreenWatch has become an official partner of BankTrack which is a global network of civil society organizations and individuals tracking the operations of private financial sector. … Read entire article »

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Japanese banks provide money to Spanish solar project of ACCIONA Temosolar.

The Development Bank of Japan (DBJ), MIzuho Corporate Bank, and Mitsubishi Tokyo UFJ bank have jointly agreed to provide loans to Acciona TESOL in Spain. … Read entire article »

Filed under: 1. BANK

Risk emerged for MUFJ, buying assets from RBS. Getting disgrace “No.1. dodgy bank” in Japan (FGW)

At the end of last year, Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group(MUFG) in Japan signed buying 3.3billions pounds of project finance assets from the Royal Bank of Scotland Group. The deal will be completed at the middle of this year, but gradually some doubts have emerged around the MUFJ. … Read entire article »

Filed under: 1. BANK

Japanese version of ‘Principles for Environmental Financial Action” Revealed. (FGW)

25 Japanese financial institutions seeking to establish Japanese version of ‘Principles for Environmental Financial Action’ have finally revealed its own draft proposal at 22 February. It was announced by a working group formed by several institutions and showed at their 4th meeting.  … Read entire article »

Filed under: 1. BANK, 2. Insurance, 3. Securities firm, 4. Asset management & Pension

170+ organizations worldwide urge japanese government to reject funding for new nuclear reactors in USA(NIRS)

GROUPS WARN OF EXTRAORDINARY ECONOMIC RISK TO JAPANESE TAXPAYERS IF GOVERNMENT BANK (JBIC)  GIVES LOANS FOR SOUTH TEXAS NUCLEAR PROJECT … Read entire article »

Filed under: 1. BANK

2011 Global 100 List selected 19 Japanese corporations but from financial sector just 1.

The Global 100 Most Sustainable Corporations in the World is an annual project initiated by Corporate Knights, the magazine for clean capitalism. In 2010, Corporate Knights collaborated with three strategic partners to identify the Corporate Knights Global 100 Most Sustainable Corporations in the World. In the 2011 list, 19 Japanese corporations were selected with one financial institution. … Read entire article »

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