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Sustainable, Inclusive Growth
Are Latin American financial institutions ready for sustainability?
August 9, 2023
Financial institutions in Latin America are responding to similar forces that have put sustainability on the agendas of their...
Managing financed emissions: How banks can support the net-zero transition
November 24, 2022
Banks finance carbon-emitting businesses, and they finance decarbonization of the economy, as well. How effectively they address...
Financing net zero: Banks and companies cooperating on decarbonization
July 12, 2022
Getting to net-zero emissions can be complex and costly. At McKinsey’s Tomorrow Conference, three European executives discussed...
The role of ESG and purpose
January 4, 2022
Answering three questions about purpose and environmental, social, and governance issues can help business leaders zero in on...
Aligning portfolios with climate goals: A new approach for financial institutions
November 1, 2021
Portfolio-alignment tools will help financial institutions chart more scientifically robust, realistic, and profitable climate...
Putting carbon markets to work on the path to net zero
October 28, 2021
As the drive to curb global warming gathers pace, carbon markets have become increasingly fundamental to achieving net-zero greenhouse-gas...
How negative emissions can help organizations meet their climate goals
June 30, 2021
Substantial negative emissions (carbon removals) are needed with emission reductions to avert catastrophic climate change. Analysis...
A blueprint for scaling voluntary carbon markets to meet the climate challenge
January 29, 2021
The trading of carbon credits can help companies—and the world—meet ambitious goals for reducing greenhouse-gas emissions. Here...
Closing the gender and race gaps in North American financial services
October 21, 2021
An updated view into gender and racial diversity in financial services—as well as women’s day-to-day work experiences—reveals...
Racial equity in financial services
September 10, 2020
The financial services talent pipeline shows a lack of representation of people of color, most acutely at senior levels. Changes...