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14 December 2015
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Author: Zeichner der Unternehmenserklärung zum Klimaabkommen von Paris

Wir, Unternehmen aus vielen Branchen der deutschen Wirtschaft, unterstützt durch Verbände aus Wirtschaft und Zivilgesellschaft, freuen uns, dass es in Paris gelungen ist, ein Erwärmungslimit von „deutlich unter“ 2 °C mit einer möglichen Verschärfung...

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30 November 2015

A who's who among the COP21 commitments

Author: Elsa Wenzel, GreenBiz

Among hundreds of corporations backing COP21 climate actions, few are trekking to Paris, instead backing blockbuster commitments or coalitions to represent them…Here are some of the bulkiest groups…Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates is teaming up with...

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8 October 2015

Commerzbank responds to: Global Witness report & Financial Times article raise concerns that loan to Angola's state oil company Sonangol will perpetuate corruption & poverty.

Author: Commerzbank

As the second largest bank in Germany, and with nearly 15 million clients, Commerzbank has an obligation to act responsibly, in both economic and socio-political terms, in the areas where it has an influence. It respects the rights and expectations of...

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31 March 2015
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Author: Süddeutsche Zeitung

Commerzbank kündigt Konten, bei denen die Inhaber nicht auf Schreiben der Bank reagiert haben. 2008 hatte die Tochtergesellschaft Cisal noch 19250 Kunden-Konten, auf denen Vermögen in Milliardenhöhe lagerte. Ein Großteil davon war mutmaßlich...

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25 February 2015
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Author: Süddeutsche Zeitung, Bastian Brinkmann, Hans Leyendecker, Bastian Obermayer und Klaus Ott

...Luxemburger Banken, Rechtsanwälte und Vermögensverwalter sollen Deutschen bei Steuerhinterziehung geholfen haben durch Gründung von Offshore-Gesellschaften bei einem Dienstleister in Panama.Es ist der erste große Einsatz der neuen Ermittlungsgruppe...

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25 February 2015
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Author: Süddeutsche Zeitung, Hans Leyendecker, Bastian Obermayer und Klaus Ott

Die Commerzbank räumt ein, dass Altkunden mit Briefkastenfirmen in Panama von der Luxemburger Tochter, der Commerzbank International, weiter betreut wurden als bislang gesagt. Die Ermittler haben Verfahren gegen Hunderte mutmaßlicher deutscher...

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2 December 2014

BankTrack report finds banks not yet living up to human rights obligations under UN Guiding Principles

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10 September 2014

Eritrea: Human Rights Concern allege use of forced labour at mine; South Boulder Mines refutes allegations

Human Rights Concern alleged the use of force labour at an Eritrean mine operated by Colluli Mining Share Company, a joint venture of South Boulder Mines and the Eritrean National Mining Company (ENAMCO). South Boulder Mines has refuted the allegation...

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4 November 2013

Swiss Gold Refiner Accused Of Abetting Congo War Via Money Laundering

Author: Kerry A. Dolan, Forbes

The war in the Democratic Republic of the Congo has been a terrible ordeal…Part of what funded the long conflict was gold mined illegally in the resource-rich Congo…The Swiss nonprofit TRIAL announced Monday that it was targeting a Swiss gold refinery...

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20 June 2013

Case profile: Apartheid reparations lawsuits (re So. Africa)

Author: Business & Human Rights Resource Centre

[Business & Human Rights Resource Centre case profile for lawsuit against 20 banks and corporations regarding reparations for alleged complicity of the defendants in abuses committed by the South African Apartheid regime.]

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