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August 2021 10 Min Read

Adding Corporate Value through ESG

Practical Treasury Applications Environmental, social, and corporate governance (ESG) is rapidly becoming a cornerstone of modern business – and a driver of value creation. In the second of this three-part series, experts drawn from Bank of America’s trade,...

Video

August 2021

Are You Serious About ESG?

The majority of company boards now consider ESG to be a key agenda item but just 25% of treasury functions have ESG-related KPIs. Read our latest article, in partnership with Barclays, and find out how leading treasury teams are effectively implementing ESG...

Article

July 2021 11 Min Read

Treasury KPIs for ESG and D&I: Time to Get Serious

Environmental, social and governance (ESG) initiatives are now a boardroom priority – and an increasingly important part of the treasurer’s strategic remit. Nevertheless, only a quarter of treasury departments currently have key performance indicators relating to ESG. Helen Kelly, Head of Europe, Barcla...

Article

July 2021 8 Min Read

Drax Highlights Core Sustainability Credentials with Novel ESG-linked FX Solution

Many treasurers are trying to find their feet in helping their companies deliver on sustainability. Having led the successful execution of an innovative project to implement ESG-linked FX derivatives for her organisation, Lisa Dukes, Director, Corporate Finance &...

Article

June 2021 7 Min Read

Award-winning Sustainable Financing at Royal Avebe

By directly linking clearly defined environmental, social and governance (ESG) targets to the credit margin of its recent refinancing, innovative Dutch potato starch and protein manufacturer Royal Avebe not only embedded sustainability at the very heart of its finance...

Article

May 2021 11 Min Read

Why ESG is the Future of Business – and Treasury

With ‘sustainability’ being today’s buzzword, there has never been a better time to clear up the misconceptions about environmental, social and governance (ESG) measures, not least among the treasury community. In the first of a three-part series on this...

Podcast

May 2021 36:41

Treasurer’s Roadmap to Becoming an ESG Role Model

A panel of ESG experts – Elina Todorova (Tideway London), Kate McGrath (Aberdeen Standard Investments) and Noemie de la Gorce (S&P Global) – advise TMI’s Eleanor Hill on best practice ESG learnings for corporate treasurers. Our guests cover the...

Podcast

May 2021 26:58

Diversity and Teamwork: Building Treasury Relationships

The merger process of Willis Towers Watson has cultivated an environment of constant change for the firm’s treasury team. We were delighted to invite Frances Cavanagh and Rivka Attal (WTW) to outline the initiatives that have embodied the team’s D&I journey so...

Podcast

May 2021 35:26

Exploring ESG Investing

Security, liquidity and yield have traditionally been the treasurer’s top investment considerations. But with the call for greater corporate social responsibility – and the solid performance of sustainable investments – ESG is now becoming a fourth investment...

Article

May 2021 6 Min Read

Bridgestone Deploys Sustainable Supply Chain Finance with External Ratings

By linking pricing to independently verified sustainability criteria, treasurers can use supply chain finance (SCF) as a way to promote environmental, social and governance goals both internally and throughout their supplier networks. Here, Julle Pedersen, Treasury...

Article

March 2021 8 Min Read

Celebrating a Sustainable Future

Treasury4Good Awards 2020 Despite the global pandemic, sustainability and diversity and inclusion (D&I) have remained key areas of engagement for corporate treasurers and their relationship banks. Here, we celebrate those organisations putting environmental, social...

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7 May 2021
HSBC USA Introduces Green Deposits for Commercial Clients

New york – HSBC today announced the introduction of Green Deposits in the United States, giving businesses an option to put cash reserves to work to support decarbonisation and a more sustainable, resilient and prosperous future. HSBC is continuing to work with clients to enhance their treasury...