6 US-based banks call for strong climate agreement in Paris

Author: Bank of America, Citi, Goldman Sachs, JPMorgan Chase, Morgan Stanley, Wells Fargo, Published on:

As major financial institutions, working with clients and customers around the globe, we have the business opportunity to build a more sustainable, low-carbon economy and the ability to help manage and mitigate these climate-related risks...Our institutions are committing  significant resources to ward financing climate solutions. These actions alone, however, are not sufficient to meet global climate challenges...We call for leadership and cooperation among governments for commitments leading to a strong global climate agreement...While we may compete in the marketplace, we are aligned on the importance of policies to address the climate challenge. In partnership with our clients and customers, we will provide the financing required for value creation and the vision necessary for a strong and prosperous economy for generations to come...

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Related companies: Bank of America Citigroup Goldman Sachs JPMorgan Chase Morgan Stanley Wells Fargo