Green Finance: NZBA Publishes First Progress Report

November 11, 2022

On November 9, the UN-convened Net-Zero Banking Alliance (NZBA) announced the publication of its first progress report. The NZBA reported that over half of its members have now set intermediate (i.e., 2030) decarbonization targets and that 90% of the 43 banks that were due to publish targets by the end of October have done so. The report “captures an aggregated view of the intermediate targets that have been reported by members.” Since its inception in April 2021, the NZBA has almost tripled in size from 43 founding members to 122 member banks hailing from 41 different countries and representing 40% of global banking assets.

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