One of Spain’s largest banks has called on financial institutions to do more to tackle climate change.
|BBVA’s Executive Chairman, Francisco González, says we|
need to reimagine banking to tackle climate change.
“Banks need to help customers drive sustainable development and transition towards a low-carbon economy”, said Francisco González, BBVA’s Executive Chairman.
“The burden of responsibility that rests on humanity’s shoulders is unprecedented.”
He was speaking at the opening of a forum on sustainable finance, hosted by the bank in Madrid, which was also attended by Spain’s Deputy Prime Minister.
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